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Mar 20, 2020
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Spanish athletes feel coronavirus lockdown in some countries could lead to competitive imbalance at GamesSpanish athletes are concerned about the competitive imbalance between athletes from countries such as Spain and Italy which have imposed quarantines and nations where outdoor activity is still permitted
Feb 15, 2020
Tokyo Olympics 2020: After securing spot in Games, Bhawna Jat hopes for inclusion in TOPSBhawana Jat, who on Saturday booked a Tokyo Olympics berth in 20km race walk event after winning gold in the National Championships, said she is now hoping to be included in the government's Target Olympic Podium Scheme.
Jan 24, 2020
Banned Russian race walking coach Viktor Chegin still working with athletes at training camps, says RUSADA officialIn 2018 five Russian race walkers were stripped of their clearance to compete internationally as neutrals pending further investigation of their participation in a training camp with Chegin in Kyrgyzstan
May 10, 2019
Olympic race walk silver medalist Maria Guadalupe Gonzalez handed four-year ban for doping, will retain Rio 2016 medalGonzalez's results have been disqualified from 17 October, but she will keep her silver medal from the 20-kilometer walk at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics and silver from the 2017 world championships in London
Mar 22, 2019
Russian Athletics Federation strip race walker Alexander Ivanov of world championship gold after being found guilty of dopingRace walker Alexander Ivanov's 2013 world championship gold passes to China's Chen Ding, and he also loses a 2014 European Championship silver medal.
Mar 20, 2019
After 2018 Commonwealth Games heartbreak, race walker KT Irfan's career back on track with Tokyo Olympics berthThe 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.
Mar 17, 2019
India's Irfan KT qualifies for 2020 Tokyo Olympics after finishing fourth at Asian Race Walking ChampionshipIndia's Irfan KT has qualified for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics after finishing fourth at the Asian Race Walking Championship.
Feb 07, 2019
Russian race walker Anisya Kirdyapkina loses 2011, 2013 World Championships silvers for doping; banned for three yearsKirdyapkina was the only athlete from Russia's nine-person Olympic walk team in 2012 never to have served a ban despite multiple investigations into organised doping involving her coach, her teammates and her gold medal-winning husband, Sergei.
Aug 29, 2018
Asian Games 2018: Khushbir Kaur finishes fourth in 20 km race walk as three Indians disqualified in eventKhushbir 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.
Mar 18, 2018
India's Neeraj Rathi finishes 4th at Asian 20km Race Walking Championship; Karamjit Kaur takes eighth positionIndia's Neeraj Rathi and Karamjit Kaur finished fourth and eighth in the men's and women's events respectively at the Asian 20km Race Walking Championship in Nomi on Sunday.