newsathletics2 months ago

Dutee is quick in analysing both her opponents and herself, reveals Nagapuri Ramesh

Indian athlete Dutee Chand's personal coach Nagapuri Ramesh has explained that her achievement in 100m and 200m event shows that Dutee is quick in assessing both her opponents and herself. He also shared that India has achieved a medal in 100m event after 20 years, which makes him very happy.
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newsathletics2 months ago

Asian Games | The fear factor has disappeared in today’s Indian athletes, says Rachita Mistry

Former Asian Games silver medalist, Rachita Mistry reckons that the current crop of Indian athletes like Hima Das and Dutee Chand are fearless when it comes to racing in international competitions. Mistry also suggested that Chand will only get better with time as she works on her technique.
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newsathletics2 months ago

Don’t be pressurised into undergoing medication, Dutee Chand warns Indian athletes about IAAF’s rule

After winning the silver medal in women’s 100m dash at the ongoing Asian Games in Indonesia, Indian sprinter Dutee Chand has warned Indian female athletes not to feel the pressure in order to adhere to the IAAF rules. The sprinter was suspended by the IAAF in 2014 under its hyperandrogenism policy.
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newsathletics2 months ago

Odisha CM announces 1.5 crore cash reward for sprinter Dutee Chand

Odisha chief minister Naveen Patnaik has announced a cash award of Rs 1.5 crore for athlete Dutee Chand after she clinched silver in the 100m event at the 18th Asian Games on Sunday. The Odisha athlete clocked 11.32 seconds in the final to finish second to Edidiong Odiong of Bahrain.
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newsathletics2 months ago

Asian Games | Dutee Chand thanks people for supporting her in difficult times

Sprinter Dutee Chand is delighted after winning her first ever medal at the Asian Games in women’s 100m dash. Dutee thanked all her supporters who kept her motivated during the journey where she had to face many difficulties including suspension by the IAAF in 2014 under its hyperandrogenism policy.
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newsathletics4 months ago

Jauna Murmu, A Dharun make the cut for Asian Games among seven other Indians

Jauna Murmu created Meet record in women’s 400m hurdle, while A Dharun and Santosh Kumar T came under the games qualification mark of 50.80 in the men’s category to make it to the Asian Games. Sandeep Kumari, Sanjeevani Jadhav, Sarita Singh and Dutee Chand were among others to make the cut.
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newsathletics8 months ago

After Indian hockey team, Odisha government to sponsor Amiya Kumar Mallick’s USA training

After announcing the sponsorship for the Indian hockey team for the next five years, Odisha government has now decided to sponsor Amiya Kumar Mallick’s training under coach Taiwo Ariyo in the USA. After getting impressed by Amiya, coach Ariyo has asserted to work with him as long as possible.
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newsathleticsa year ago

Asian Indoor Games | Govindan Lakshmanan and PU Chitra win to take India’s gold tally to three

Govindan Lakshmanan and PU Chitra clinched gold medals in their respective 5000m and 1500m races as India took their medal tally to 3 golds, 2 silvers, and 2 bronzes in the Asian Indoor Games. They are now ninth with Turkmenistan leading the table with 39 golds, 27 silvers and 18 bronzes.
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newsathleticsa year ago

World Athletics Championships | Indians disappoint on opening day as Dutee Chand crashed out

India failed to produce a good start at the World Athletics Championships as sprinter Dutee Chand knocked out in the first round of the women's 100m event. Muhammed Anas finished 33rd in the men's 400m first round while Swapna Barman finished 27th overall out of 31 competitors in her first event.
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newsathleticsa year ago

Neeraj Chopra qualifies for Javelin world championships by winning silver in Asian Grand Prix

Indian Javelin star Neeraj Chopra won a silver medal in the second leg of the Asian Grand Prix Athletics meet in Jiaxing (China) on Thursday and thus qualified for the IAFF World Championships to be held in London in August. Neeraj had won the silver in the first leg on April 24 as well.
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