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Apr 15, 2018
Commonwealth Games 2018: Neeraj Chopra throws 86.47m, proves Indian track and field has bright future aheadIndian athletics has remained devoid of superstars since PT Usha's exit. So Neeraj Chopra's exploits at the Under-20 World Championship in 2016 captured the imagination of the nation.
Apr 14, 2018
Commonwealth Games 2018: Neeraj Chopra collects first CWG javelin gold for India with season's best throwNeeraj Chopra on Saturday became the first Indian javelin thrower to claim a gold medal at the Commonwealth Games (CWG), pulling off a season's best effort of 86.47m in the final at Gold Coast.
Apr 08, 2018
Commonwealth Games 2018: Sebastian Coe slams 'obsession' with Usain Bolt, says there are 'plenty of athletes around'World athletics chief Sebastian Coe blasted the "obsession" with Usain Bolt as Yohan Blake kick-started track and field's new era without the Jamaican sprint king at the Commonwealth Games on Sunday.
Nov 26, 2017
Gopi Thonakal becomes first Indian man to clinch gold at Asian Marathon ChampionshipGopi clocked 2 hours, 15 minutes and 48 seconds to clinch the gold.
Nov 17, 2017
Usain Bolt dominated like no other, but excessive focus on him was wrong, feels British sprint legend Linford ChristieFormer British 100m Olympic champion Linford Christie feels that nobody has dominated sprint race like Usain Bolt, did but felt that too much spotlight was given to the Jamaican for the good of world athletics.
Sep 09, 2017
American runners are slowing down: What an exhaustive new research study has foundThe research study, which claims to be among the most exhaustive ones tracking race results for runners, analysed 34 million race results from 28,732 different races, across distances of 5 km, 10 km, half marathons, and full marathons, from 1996 to 2016
Sep 06, 2017
Laureus World Sports Awards: 101-year-old sprinter Man Kaur says she feels like a youngster, seeks India's support"I will continue to run and take part in competitions as long as I can. I believe that age is no bar to chase and realise your dreams," said Kaur.
Aug 28, 2017
Caster Semenya brings glittering season to an end by smashing women's 600 metre world recordSemenya, the Olympic gold medallist and three times world champion over 800m, clocked a stunning 1 minute 21.77 seconds over the unusual distance at the ISTAF meet in the German capital.
Aug 23, 2017
Carl Lewis takes dig at Usain Bolt, says too much focus on one individual had hindered growth of athleticsThe last decade in world athletics belonged to Usain Bolt but the legendary Carl Lewis is not happy with the singular focus on the Jamaican showman.
Aug 08, 2017
IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Swapna Barman says she nearly pulled out of event due to back painIndian athlete Swapna Barman, who finished 26th in women's heptathlon at the World Championships in London, has claimed that she was on the verge of pulling out of the competition owing to a recurring back pain.