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Middle-distance runner Jhuma Khatun banned for four years by AIU after testing positive for banned substance
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Middle-distance runner Jhuma Khatun banned for four years by AIU after testing positive for banned substance

The 31-year-old Khatun's dope sample collected during the National Inter-State Championships in June 2018 in Guwahati returned negative when it was tested by the National Dope Testing Laboratory (NDTL). Khatun had won a bronze each in 1500m and 5000m in that Guwahati meet

Indian sprinter Nirmala Sheoran banned for four years for doping, stripped of twin titles won at 2017 Asian Championships
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Indian sprinter Nirmala Sheoran banned for four years for doping, stripped of twin titles won at 2017 Asian Championships

The 24-year-old Nirmala Sheoran's ban was backdated to take effect on 29 June 2018 and her results from August 2016 to November 2018 were disqualified

LISTEN: Full script of Episode 91 of Spodcast where we discuss Mithali Raj's rift with Ramesh Powar, NorthEast United's win and more
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LISTEN: Full script of Episode 91 of Spodcast where we discuss Mithali Raj's rift with Ramesh Powar, NorthEast United's win and more

Welcome to Spodcast, the daily sports update on Firstpost. Today we discuss Mithali Raj's rift with coach Ramesh Powar, runner Nirmala Sheoran's suspension after failing dope test, NorthEast United's win and more.

Firstpost Spodcast Episode 91: Mithali Raj accuses coach Ramesh Powar of bias; runner Nirmala Sheoran fails dope test and more
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Firstpost Spodcast Episode 91: Mithali Raj accuses coach Ramesh Powar of bias; runner Nirmala Sheoran fails dope test and more

Welcome to Spodcast, the daily sports update on Firstpost. Today we discuss Mithali Raj's rift with coach Ramesh Powar, runner Nirmala Sheoran's suspension after failing dope test, NorthEast United's win and more.

Nirmala Sheoran, five others fail dope test; AFI President says she was kept out of Asiad relay events due to doubts
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Nirmala Sheoran, five others fail dope test; AFI President says she was kept out of Asiad relay events due to doubts

Nirmala Sheoran, who came fourth in the women's 400m event of the Jakarta Asian Games earlier this year, has been provisionally suspended after tests conducted in the WADA's Montreal laboratory.

Asian Games 2018: Hima Das, Muhammed Anas claim silver in 400m event to cap historic day in athletics
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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

Highlights, Asian Games 2018 Day 8: Muhammed Anas, Hima Das, Dutee Chand clinch silver medals in athletics
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Highlights, Asian Games 2018 Day 8: Muhammed Anas, Hima Das, Dutee Chand clinch silver medals in athletics

Catch LIVE updates from Day 8 of the 2018 Asian Games as India look to add to their medal tally

IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: India's 'miserable' campaign ends with poor showing in race walks
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IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: India's 'miserable' campaign ends with poor showing in race walks

KT Irfan and Khushbir Kaur finished at 23rd and 42nd positions respectively in the men's and women's 20 kilometres race walk events on the final day of competitions as India ended their miserable World Championships campaign on a disappointing note.

IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: India's Davinder Singh Kang finishes 12th in men's javelin throw final
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IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: India's Davinder Singh Kang finishes 12th in men's javelin throw final

Davinder Singh Kang failed to make his historic final-round appearance count, finishing a disappointing 12th in the men's javelin throw competition, as India continued their miserable show in the World Athletics Championships in London.

IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: India's 4x400 metres relay teams crash out in qualifying round
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IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: India's 4x400 metres relay teams crash out in qualifying round

Asian champions Indian women's 4x400m relay team was disqualified for lane infringement while their male counterparts finished 10th to crash out of the World Athletics Championships, as the country's disappointing show continued on the penultimate day of competitions on Saturday.

IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Usain Bolt, Mo Farah, Davinder Singh in action on Day 9
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IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Usain Bolt, Mo Farah, Davinder Singh in action on Day 9

Here's all you need to know about the schedule of events to be held in IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017 on Day 9.

IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Indian 4x400m relay teams face uphill battle to qualify for final
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IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Indian 4x400m relay teams face uphill battle to qualify for final

India qualified for the championships as 11th ranked team in women's 4x400m relay based on the Asian Championships gold winning time of 3 minutes 31.34 seconds.

IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Nirmala Sheoran finishes in bottom 3, fails to qualify for 400m final
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IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Nirmala Sheoran finishes in bottom 3, fails to qualify for 400m final

Nirmala clocked 53.07 seconds, well below her season's as well as personal best of 51.28, as she finished seventh in semifinals heat number two and 22nd overall out of total 24 competitors.

IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Nirmala Sheoran hurt by lack of international exposure, coach
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IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Nirmala Sheoran hurt by lack of international exposure, coach

During her 400m semi-final, Nirmala Sheoran looked like a timid deer caught in the headlights and only managed a timing of 53.07.

IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Wayde Van Niekerk, Laura Muir, Nirmala Sheoran in action on Day 4
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IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Wayde Van Niekerk, Laura Muir, Nirmala Sheoran in action on Day 4

Here's all you need to know about the schedule of events to be held in IAAF World Athletics Championship 2017 on Day 4.

Asian Athletics Championships: Neeraj Chopra, G Lakshmanan defy odds to show appetite for big stage
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Asian Athletics Championships: Neeraj Chopra, G Lakshmanan defy odds to show appetite for big stage

You could lament lack of infrastructure, ambition, initiative or sheer hunger but the likes of Neeraj Chopra and G Lakshmanan are marching through the swamps armed with just their talent and a relish for the big stage.

Asian Athletics Championships: Four gold medals on Day 2 sees India strengthen hold on top spot
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Asian Athletics Championships: Four gold medals on Day 2 sees India strengthen hold on top spot

It was a superb day for India's athletes as they bagged four gold medals in the 400m and 1500m events in both the men's and women's races at the Asian Athletics Championships at Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneshwar on Friday.

Asian Athletics Championships: Nirmala Sheoran, Muhammad Anas lead gold galore for India on Day 2
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Asian Athletics Championships: Nirmala Sheoran, Muhammad Anas lead gold galore for India on Day 2

Nirmala Sheoran and Muhammad Anas powered their way to 400m golds while Ajay Kumar Saroj and then Chitra PU stunned the stadium with gold medals in the 1500m; 4 golds on the day for a total haul of six gold, three silver and six bronze and there is still two days of action to come.

Asian Athletics Championships: Nirmala Sheoran leads way as Indians set track ablaze with four gold medals
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Asian Athletics Championships: Nirmala Sheoran leads way as Indians set track ablaze with four gold medals

Nirmala Sheoran led the charge as Indian racers set the track ablaze by grabbing all four gold medals on offer on a sensational rain-soaked second day of the 22nd Asian Athletics Championships, in Bhubaneswar on Friday.