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newssports3 months ago

2021 Tokyo Olympics | Hima Das set to miss Games after sustaining hamstring injury

Indian sprinter Hima Das will not feature at the 2021 Tokyo Olympics, with her sustaining a hamstring injury during the 100m heats during the recently concluded National Inter-State Athletics Championships. Even though she ran in the 200m final, Hima failed to breach the Olympic qualification mark.
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featuresports5 months ago

How India’s second Covid-19 wave is playing spoilsport ahead of 2021 Tokyo Olympics

More than 90 athletes across 11 disciplines have made the cut to the 2021 Tokyo Olympics, but many are still waiting in the fringes. However, with the cancellation of events and travel restrictions still in place owing to the pandemic, the athletes are experiencing mayhem ahead of the mega-event.
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newssports6 months ago

2021 Tokyo Olympics | Murali Sreeshankar qualifies for Tokyo Games with national record

Indian long jumper Murali Sreeshankar has qualified for the Tokyo Olympics after setting a national record and also breaching the Games cut-off during the ongoing Federation Cup, on Tuesday. Dhana Lakshmi claimed top-honours in the women’s 100m event edging past favourites Hima Das and Dutee Chand.
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newssports2 years ago

Top Indian athletes Mirabai Chanu, Hima Das attend SAI-organised ‘Athlete Education Workshop ‘

Mirabai Chanu, Jeremy Lalrinnunga, Swapna Barman along with sprinter Hima Das took part in the Sports Authority of India’s ‘Athlete Education Workshop’ held at the National Institute of Sports in Patiala. The workshop aimed to give athletes practical training in off-field activities.
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newssports3 years ago

Today in Tweets ft. Shoaib Akhtar's message for Virat Kohli and Harsha Bhogle's take on El Clasico

Your favourite sports celebrities have shared some really entertaining content on Twitter today. We know it's difficult to search or scroll on Twitter and find what they are up to so here are the most entertaining tweets that have been shared today by these sports stars.
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newssports3 years ago

AAA selects seven top Indian athletes to represent Asia-Pacific Team

The Asian Athletics Association (AAA) has selected seven top Indian athletes to represent Asia-Pacific Team in IAAF Continental Cup, to be held in, Czech Republic. AAA Secretary Maurice R Nicholas stated that the athletes were selected based on top lists rankings of IAAF and their statisticians.
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featuresports3 years ago

The Good, Bad & the Ugly ft. Hima Das, MS Dhoni and Russia

We have come with yet another week of the Good, the Bad, and the Ugly and like every week, the sporting world threw up all three aspects of the game for us to reflect upon. From Hima Das’ historic achievement to Russia’s World Cup doping to MS Dhoni being booed in Lord’s, it was an eventful week.
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newssports3 years ago

U-20 Athletics Championships | Hima Das qualifies as fastest runner in 400m heats

Indian sprinter Hima Das made it to the semi-finals of the women's 400m as the fastest runner in the heats of IAAF World Under-20 Athletics Championships. M Shreeshankar finished fourth in the qualification round of men's long jump event to make it to the final round of the six-day championship.
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