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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.
SportsCafe Desk
newsathleticsa year ago

Dutee Chand : It is not going to be easy in Rio, but I will give my best

Dutee Chand, who became the first Indian female athlete to qualify for the 100m dash in Olympics in the last 36 years, said on Saturday that she will try to give her best in the quadrennial event. The 20-year-old also thanked her coach and well-wishers for supporting her through the hard times.
Arun S Kaimal
featureathleticsa year ago

Dutee Chand | The woman who stood the test of 'biological racism'

Amlan Majumdar
newsathleticsa year ago

Dutee Chand qualifies for Rio Olympics in women’s 100m

Indian athlete Dutee Chand qualified for the 2016 Rio Olympics on Saturday after she clocked a national record 11.30 seconds in the 100m heats at the G Kosanov Memorial Meet in Almaty, Kazakhstan. The qualifying mark for the quadrennial event in women’s 100m was set at 11.32 seconds.
Arun S Kaimal
newsathleticsa year ago

Indian athletes led by Dutee Chand to run in Kyrgyzstan and Kazakhstan

After a successful outing in the Taiwan Open last week, where Dutee Chand bagged two golds, helping India to a total of 9 medals, the Indian athletes will now compete in Kyrgyzstan and Kazakhstan, with an opportunity to make the cut for the Olympic Games in Rio later this year.
Arun S Kaimal