Inderjeet Singh, the country’s most consistent athlete over the past one year, faces his sternest test at athletics’ global event.
Yuri Minkov, who had made Arjun perform a standing throw which was measured at 18.36 metres, believed the transition would be easy.
AFI concluded that her best chance to qualify for Rio is by being part of the 4x400m relay squad rather than her pet events - 100, 200.
The athlete’s successful challenge of established regulations opens the door for others caught in a similar predicament.
Dutee Chand, female athlete with high level of male hormone, cleared by CAS.
Previously, MS Dhoni had faced allegations of “conflict of interest” when he was associated with Rhiti Sports Management.
Harshith Shashidhar participated in the final of the men’s high jump at the back of seven days of training.
In a couple of months, the 24-year-old had gone from being a promising youngster to the man to beat.
Dharambir’s recently broke the 15-year-old national record in the men’s 200 metres feat at the Asian Athletics Championships.
Eastern Railway, the star sprinter’s employer, is yet to respond to request sent in January for renewal of registration, leave to train.
India’s most consistent runner she may well be, but Tintu Luka’s 800m timings have plateaued over the years.
Once the team met qualifying guidelines, his name was replaced by that of a team member in the official results of the trials conducted by the Athletics Federation of India (AFI).
Back-log in hearing cases, anti-doping panels in limbo and delay in declaring results by laboratory hurting drive against menace.
AFI’s justification is that he left the national camp in Patiala, without furnishing an explanation.
The high jump final at Doha was fiercely contested, and Shankar had to improve on his personal best by five centimeters in order to bag the bronze.
The BCCI has apprehensions with the broadcasting rights being handed over to Subhash Chandra-owned Ten sports.
Jisna was first picked from a selection trial conducted by the Usha School of Athletics in 2011.
Rasool Majgul, who runs in Federation Cup, embodies the hope India once placed in Gujarati-African athletes.
Inderjeet Singh, standing at six foot and five inches and tipping the scales at 150 kilograms, made a giant stride by qualifying for the Rio Games.
Laxmanan and Surya won gold to register a double in the men’s and women’s 5,000 metres at the Federation Cup.
Following AFI’s insistence, sports ministry to recall Ukrainian coach to train women’s 4x400m relay squad.
IPL 8: Records maintained by ROC have linked Kumar’s daughter to at least three business entities promoted by Rajeev Shukla’s wife.
Premkumar has now registered jumps of eight metres or more on five occasions, the most by an Indian.
The National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA) is working towards implementing what is called the Athletes Whereabouts by May 15.
AFI secretary CK Valson informed that a presentation was made in this regard at the general body meeting in Varanasi recently.
Dutee has higher than permissible levels of testosterone, as per international athletics federation guidelines.
Nihal, 10, like any other children is restless. It's the only the chess-board which keeps him occupied.
Fighting ban for being ‘too manly to compete against women’, Dutee Chand wins 100-m gold in nationals.
18-year-old Hafseer overcomes troubled childhood, poverty to clinch decathlon bronze.
Dutee Chand tested positive for hyper-androgenism ahead of the Commonwealth Games last year.
Dutee Chand, the sprinter who was detected with hyper-androgenism, will be on track in the 100, 200 and the relay.
The book, When God Bowls A Googly, was launched by Ashwath’s parents Raghu and Anitha in Bangalore last month.
Bashir has fast gone from being just another fan to the country’s constant face in the stands.
On the day Rahul scored his first ton, Jayraj spoke with his ward. The talk revolved around looking ahead.
Both Tendulkar and Dravid were impressed by the sharp insights of the wicketkeeper-batsman.
After a successful appeal in CAS, Dutee Chand is now allowed to run at the Orissa state meet to be held from Dec 28.
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