newsathleticsa month ago

I’m shocked by Arpinder Singh’s performance, says Bedros Bedrosian

Arpinder Singh finished eighth in the Classic Permit Meeting de Montreuil, as he got to a distance of just 15.78m, which is way less than his personal best of 17.17m. The Indian national coach Bedros Bedrosian has said that he is “shocked” with this performance by the triple jumper.
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newsathletics2 months ago

Triple jumper Arpinder Singh to train under Antony Yaich

Indian athlete Arpinder Singh will now get coaching from Antony Yaich who is the chief athletics coach of Inspire Institute of Sport (IIS). Earlier, Arpinder had a plan to train under the guidance of USA’s Jeremy Fischer but the athlete couldn’t get any proper reply from the TOPS authorities.
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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 | India’s medal tally will be something like 20, believes Bahadur Singh

Chief national athletics coach Bahadur Singh is of the belief that India will claim something around 20 medals in the Asian Athletics Championships starting from tomorrow in Doha, Qatar. However, Bahadur has also said not to ask him particularly about the gold medals in the 23rd Asian Championships.
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newsathletics4 months ago

Federation Cup | Eight athletes qualify for Asian Athletics Championships on Day 2

Eight Indian athletes earned tickets for the upcoming Asian Athletics Championships on the second day of the ongoing Federation Cup Senior National Athletics Championship in Patiala. Dharun Ayyasamy has set a new national record in men’s 400m hurdles at the same event to overtake his previous one.
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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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newsathletics10 months ago

National Open Athletics Championships | Avinash Sable sets new national record in 3000m steeplechase

Avinash Sable of Services has set a new national record in men’s 3000m steeplechase at the ongoing 58th National Open Athletics Championships at Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar. Another athlete from Services – Sanjit won the 200m race after having won the 100m gold earlier in the championships.
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newsathletics10 months ago

Triple jumper Arpinder Singh sets his eyes on Tokyo Olympics

After his recent success at the Asian Games and IAAF Continental Cup, Indian triple jumper Arpinder Singh has stated that his major target now is winning a medal at the 2020 Olympics. The Indian athlete also mentioned that he had no clue about the triple jump before taking up the sport.
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newsathletics10 months ago

Reports : Arpinder Singh reveals tactical changes paid off at Asiad

After clinching a bronze at the IAAF Continental Cup and a gold at the Asian Games, Indian athlete Arpinder Singh has revealed that he had to make some strategic changes in Jakarta that helped him win gold. The jumper also said that he was in discomfort during the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games.
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newsathletics10 months ago

IAAF Continental Cup | Arpinder Singh bags bronze; becomes first Indian to achieve feat

Arpinder Singh has become the first Indian to win a medal at the IAAF Continental Cup after he clinched the bronze in Men's Triple Jump event. Javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra, however, wasn't able to continue his recent success as he finished sixth at the Championship in the Czech Republic.
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