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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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newsathleticsa year 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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newsathleticsa year ago

AFI announce a 31-member list for upcoming Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast

The Athletic Federation of India has revealed a 31-member list for the upcoming Commonwealth Games to be held in Gold Coast, Australia, which is scheduled start in April. The AFI committee met in Patiala, on Thursday, following the end of the four-day Federation Cup which was the final trials event.
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newsathletics3 years ago

Indian women’s 4*400m relay team inch closer to Rio

The Indian women’s 4*400m relay team on Sunday boosted their chances of qualifying for the upcoming Olympic Games at Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The team led by MR Poovamma clocked 3:31.39 seconds in the PTS Meeting at Samorin, Slovakia to win gold and inch closer to a place in the quadrennial event.
Saketh RVK