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May 07, 2019
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Jinson Johnson believes he can spring surprises and qualify for 1500 m eventJinson Johnson said, 'The qualification mark is set at 3:35 for Tokyo but the gold at Rio came in 3:50. The IAAF has made qualifications tougher. Nevertheless, for several years I have been doing things which were not done by my compatriots. I can springing surprises'
Sep 02, 2018
Asian Games 2018: Jinson Johnson says he was not surprised when Manjit Singh beat him in 800m finalManjit Singh was behind two-three runners at the final bend but ran past Jinson and others in the final stretch to win the gold. Manjit ran a personal best of 1:46.15 while Jinson clocked 1:46.35.
Jun 28, 2018
Jinson Johnson breaks Sriram Singh's 42-year-old 800m national record, books ticket for 2018 Asian GamesJinson Johnson ran one of the most memorable races in recent times as he smashed legendary Sriram Singh's 42-year-old 800m record, the oldest one in Indian athletics, to steal the spotlight on the second day of the 58th National Inter State Senior Athletics Championships in Guwahati on Wednesday.
Aug 12, 2016
Rio Olympics 2016: Vikas Gowda, Jinson Johnson, Manpreet Kaur fail to qualify in track and field eventsIt was a disappointing start for India in the track and field events of the Rio Games as all three athletes, including discus thrower Vikas Gowda, fell by the wayside at the qualification stage itself, in Rio de Janeiro on Friday.
Aug 12, 2016
Rio 2016: Jinson Johnson has the chance, and the ability, to rewrite Indian Olympic historyKerala's Jinson Johnson has been pushing the boundaries on the 800m. He has been running the 800m in 1:45 and that too in rain. Sriram Singh's 40-year-old record might finally fall in Rio
Jun 30, 2016
Indian 800m runner Jinson Johnson narrowly misses out on Olympic qualification markKerala's Jinson Johnson ran the third fastest 800m race by an Indian to win the gold but missed the Rio Olympics qualification standard narrowly.
Sep 16, 2014
India's Asian Games Legends: Sriram SinghSriram Singh has to be content with a silver medal in the 1970 Asian Games but made up for it in style — winning gold in the 800m event in both the 1974 and 1978 editions.