National Open Race Walking Championships: Sandeep Kumar, Priyanka Goswami shatter national records, qualify for Tokyo Olympics along with Rahul
With the three new entrants, the total number of Indian race walkers who have qualified for the Tokyo Games has swelled to five as KT Irfan (men's 20km) and Bhawana Jat (women's 20km) have already made the cut earlier.
Shot putter Tajinder Pal Singh Toor was also retained in the TOPS core group, along with Chopra and Hima, after a performance review while triple jumper Arpinder Singh was dropped from the scheme.
AFI urges athletes to stay mentally strong during lockdown, take advantage of extra time ahead of Tokyo Olympics
The Olympics, originally scheduled for July-August, has been postponed to next year in the wake of the fast-spreading COVID-19 pandemic
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Racewalker KT Irfan says mega event's postponement gives him chance to train more
The 30-year-old Irfan qualified for his second Olympics after finishing fourth in the 20 km race walk event in the Asian Race Walking Championship last year.
Unheralded Bhawna Jat qualified for the Tokyo Olympics in the 20km race walk event after pulling off a shock win with a national record time at the National Championships on Saturday.
IAAF World Athletics Championships 2019: India's full schedule, TV broadcast and live streaming coverage
Without Neeraj Chopra and Hima Das, India have grim chances of winning a medal or reaching a final at the IAAF World Athletics Championships 2019 in Doha, Qatar.
Indian race-walking team awarded bronze medal for 2012 IAAF World Race Walking Cup after Ukrainian team's disqualification
The Indian team of KT Irfan, Babubhai Panucha and Surinder Singh had finished fourth in the men's 20km team event behind China, Ukraine and Australia in May 2012 at Saransk
After 2018 Commonwealth Games heartbreak, race walker KT Irfan's career back on track with Tokyo Olympics berth
The wounds of the ouster from the Commonwealth Games last year are yet to heal. But KT Irfan's performance at the Asian Race Walking Championship held in Japan this Sunday has given his career a new lease of life.
Asian Games 2018: Khushbir Kaur finishes fourth in 20 km race walk as three Indians disqualified in event
Khushbir Kaur failed to match up to her silver-winning feat in the last edition of the Asian Games by finishing fourth at Jakarta on Wednesday, while three of her compatriots were disqualified in a disappointing show by India's 20km race walkers.
Asian Games 2018: IOA instructs athletes, national sports federations to adhere to No Needle Policy in Indonesia
The Asian Games-bound Indian athletes should adhere to the 'No Needle Policy' during the mega-event, the IOA said in a letter to all the national sports federations.
Full schedule of Indian athletes in action on Day 10 (14 April) of Commonwealth Games 2018.
Commonwealth Games 2018: AFI sets up inquiry panel to probe Indian athletes' ouster for violating 'no needle' policy
Race walker KT Irfan and triple jumper V Rakesh Babu were ordered to return home from the ongoing Commonwealth Games after they failed to explain the presence of needles in their bedroom at the Games Village.
Commonwealth Games 2018: India to appeal KT Irfan, V Rakesh Babu's ouster over no needle policy violation
KT Irfan and V Rakesh Babu were ordered to return home from the Games and a strong reprimand issued to the Indian officials here after the duo was found guilty of breaching the event's strict no needle policy.
Commonwealth Games 2018: KT Irfan, V Rakesh Babu face AFI sanctions for violation of no needle policy
KT Irfan and triple jumper V Rakesh Babu were ordered to return home from the ongoing event after they failed to explain the presence of needles in their bedroom at the Games Village.
Commonwealth Games 2018: Indian athletes KT Irfan, V Rakesh Babu sent home for breach of no needle policy
Indian race walker KT Irfan and triple jumper V Rakesh Babu sent home in disgrace from the Games after the duo was found guilty of breaching the event's strict No Needle Policy
Commonwealth Games 2018: Tejinder Singh in shot put finals, Muhammed Anas Yahiya makes 400m semi-final
Indian athletes enjoyed a decent outing on the opening day of track and field events at the Commonwealth Games with Tejinder Singh advancing to the shot put finals and Muhammed Anas Yahiya entering the men's 400m semi-final
Commonwealth Games 2018: KT Irfan hopes to go beyond national records, win medal on debut appearance
Irfan will be looking to go beyond national records, and beat athletes from other countries to the gold medal in his maiden appearance in the Commonwealth Games.
National record holder KT Irfan clocked an impressive timing to win a bronze in the 20km men's event in the Asian Race Walk Championships in Nomi on Sunday.