World Athletics Championships 2019: Indian men and women's 4x400m relay teams, javelin thrower Shivpal Singh knocked out of competition
With the disappointing performances, India's hopes of reaching the finals and booking Olympic berths in men's and women's 4x400m relay events went up in smoke.
World Athletics Championships 2019: India's 4x400m mixed relay team finishes seventh in finals despite season best effort
India's team of Muhammed Anas, VK Vismaya, Jisna Mathew and Tom Nirmal Noah clocked 3 minute 15.77 seconds to finish seventh in the field of eight countries
World Athletics Championships 2019: India hopeful of making finals despite missing star names Neeraj Chopra, Hima Das
Medal is too far-fetched a thought and even hopes of making the finals seem barely believable as India enter the World Athletics Championship without two of their biggest stars -- the injured Neeraj Chopra and Hima Das.
World Athletics Championships 2019: AFI hopes for good show in mixed 4x400m relay without Hima Das; Anas not in individual 400m
World junior champion Hima was on Wednesday ruled out of the showpiece event beginning on 27 September due to her persistent back injury in a setback to the Indian team which was putting a lot of hope in the newly introduced mixed 4x400m relay event.
IAAF World Championships could provide much-needed reality check to claims of Indians touching world standards
Saritaben Gayakwad’s exclusion from India's squad for the World Championships is as mysterious as the six-month old back injury of Hima Das who, according to AFI chief Adille Sumariwalla, is unable to speed up since the pain shoots up in the process.
World Athletics Championships 2019: Hima Das named as relay runner in India's squad; Neeraj Chopra misses out due to injury
Hima Das could not qualify for her pet event 400m but she has been named to run in the women's 4x400m relay and the mixed 4x400m relay races.
Muhammed Anas sets new men's 400m national record, Hima Das wins 200m gold at Kladno Memorial Athletics Meet
The 24-year-old won an easy race as he finished nearly one second ahead of silver winner Omelko Rafal (46.19) of Poland. Anas' earlier national record time stood at 45.24 seconds which he recorded last year.
Hima, who has been struggling with a back problem for the past few months, clocked 23.97 seconds to clinch the gold while VK Vismaya bagged the silver in 24.06.
Hima Das wins women's 200m gold at Poznan Athletics Grand Prix; shot-putter Tajinder Pal Singh Toor bags bronze
Star Indian sprinter Hima Das won the women's 200m gold, while national record holder shot putter Tajinder Pal Singh Toor bagged a bronze in the Poznan Athletics Grand Prix in Poland
IAAF World Relays 2019: Indian teams bow out of men's, women's and mixed team events on disappointing note
The Indians disappointed in World Relays with both the men's and women's 4x400m teams finishing at 17th position while the mixed 4x400m quartet stood 15th, at Yokohama on Saturday.
Asian Athletics Championships 2019: Annu Rani, Parul Choudhary secure India's first medals; Dutee Chand shatters national record
Javelin thrower Annu Rani and 5000m runner Parul Choudhary won a silver and a bronze respectively as India opened its medal account on the opening day of the Asian Athletics Championships on Sunday
Federation Cup 2019: Hima Das, Dutee Chand among top stars in action for Asian Athletics Championships berths
Among those who will be seen in action at the Fed Cup include sprint sensation Hima Das, Muhammed Anas and a host of other Asian Games gold medallists.
IAAF Continental Cup 2018: Focus on Neeraj Chopra as India’s Asian Games stars look to shine in Ostrava event
Neeraj Chopra, Muhammed Anas, Jinson Johnson, among others, would fancy a repeat of Asian Games 2018 heroics at the IAAF Continental Cup 2018 in Ostrava, Czech Republic.
Listen: Full script of Episode 32 of Spodcast where we discuss women's relay team's win, India men's hockey team's exit and more
Today, on Firstpost Spodcast, we talk about the 4x400m relay team's gold and silver and the India men's hockey team's exit from the Asian Games 2018.
Firstpost Spodcast Episode 32: Women's relay team bags gold, India crash out in hockey and more on our daily sports podcast
India's 4x400m women's and men's relay teams bag gold and silver, India crash out of men's hockey event— we discuss all this and more on Spodcast, Firspost's daily sports podcast.
Asian Games 2018: Jury of Appeals reject India's protest against champions Bahrain in 4 x 400m mixed relay
India had lodged a protest, stating that a Bahraini runner had caused obstruction to Hima Das during the relay race in which India finished second after M R Poovamma frittered away a good 30m lead.
Asian Games 2018: Hima Das, Muhammed Anas claim silver in 400m event to cap historic day in athletics
Hima Das shattered the 400m national record for a second time in two days for a silver while Muhammed Anas grabbed the second place in the same event for men on another good day for India's track and field athletes
Asian Games 2018: Chetan Balasubramanya enters final of high jump; Muhammed Anas, Arokia Rajiv qualify for men's 400m semis
Muhammed Anas, who holds the national record in the event, topped his heat after clocking 45.63sec, while Rajiv took 46.82sec to qualify from Heat 4.
The Asian Athletics Association (AAA) selected seven top Indian athletes to represent Asia-Pacific Team in the International Association of Athletics Federation Continental Cup, an event competed among the season's top rankers from the regional associations.
Muhammed Anas breaks own national 400 metres record while training for Asian Games in Czech Republic
Muhammed Anas Yahiya has beaten his own national record for the 400 metres in an event in the Czech Republic, clocking in at 45.24 seconds. Anas is in the Czech Republic training for the 2018 Asian Games.