newsathletics20 days ago

CWG 2018 | Vikas Gowda and Nirmala Sheoran not to be considered for selection

India’s star athletes Vikas Gowda, Nirmala Sheoran and Lalita Babar are set to be left out of India’s athletics squad for the upcoming Gold Coast Commonwealth Games. The trio had earlier decided to skip the 22nd edition of the Federation Cup Athletics Championship, which was made mandatory by AFI.
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newsathletics9 months ago

Asian Athletics Championships | India claim two gold among seven medals on day one

India made a phenomenal start to the Asian Athletic Championships which they are hosting in Bhuvneshwar, as shot putter Manpreet Kaur and long distance runner G Lakshmanan grabbed gold medals on day one of the event. India claimed 7 medals in total on day one and currently sit atop the medal tally.
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newsathletics9 months ago

Indian athletes begin impressively at 22nd Asian Athletics Championships

The first day of the Asian Athletic Championships in Bhubaneshwar brought great news for Indian sporting fans as the athletes qualified with ease in their respective events. Muhammed Anas, Arokia Rajiv, and Amoj Jacob qualified for the semi-finals of the 400m men's race with wins in heats.
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newsathletics9 months ago

Reigning discus throw champion Vikas Gowda doubtful starter for Asian Championships

Discus thrower Vikas Gowda may not be able to defend his title at the Asian Athletics Championships starting on July 6 in Bhubaneswar, after registering a disappointing 57.79 m effort in the trials. The Athletics Federation of India conducted the trials to check the fitness levels of the players.
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newsathletics2 years ago

Vikas Gowda: I want to compete a little less in run-up to Rio Olympics

Indian discus thrower Vikas Gowda has said that he will compete a little less in the run-up to the Rio Olympics in August. Participating in his fourth Olympics, the reigning Commonwealth Games men’s discus throw champion aims to stay fresh ahead of the quadrennial event in August.
Saketh RVK