newsathletics6 days ago

Kladno Memorial Athletics Meet | Hima Das clinches third gold medal in 11 days

India’s ace sprinter Hima Das continued her terrific run as she won her third gold medal in just two weeks after she finished with the best timing in women’s 200m event at the Kladno Memorial Athletics Meet. Javelin throwers Vipin Kasana, Abhishek Singh and Davinder Singh also finished top three.
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newsathletics3 months ago

AFI nominates Neeraj Chopra for Khel Ratna, five athletes for Arjuna Award

Neeraj Chopra has been nominated by the Athletics Federation of India (AFI) for the prestigious Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award. On the other hand, the athletics federation has also recommended Arpinder Singh, Tejinder Pal Singh, Swapna Barman and Dutee Chand for Arjuna Award this year.
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newsathletics3 months ago

Asian Athletics Championships | Gomathi Marimuthu, Tajinder Pal Toor clinch gold medals for India on Day 2

Gomathi Marimuthu won the first gold medal for India in women’s 800m at the ongoing 23rd Asian Athletics Championships in Doha, Qatar. Tajinder Pal Toor has also won a gold medal in the men’s shot put on the second day in which India bagged a total of six medals at the continental event.  
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newsathletics9 months ago

Exclusive foreign coaches for Arpinder, Tajinder, says AFI

AFI secretary C.K. Valson has announced that foreign coaches will be appointed for Asiad gold medalists Arpinder Singh and Tajinder Pal Singh among others. The Federation also expects “breakthrough medals” in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics from the athletes and plans are being executed to fulfil the same.
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