Tuesday, Nov 29, 2022



‘Athletes’ job is to train, not fight court cases’: High jumper Tejaswin relieved after CWG inclusion

July 07, 2022 3:21 pm

Tejaswin Shankar hopes legal battle removes ‘arbitrariness’ in AFI selection policy.

AFI asks Aishwarya, Aldrin and Arokia to re-appear in trials for World C'ship

July 04, 2022 10:02 pm

AFI President Adille Sumariwalla said that the three athletes have been told that they can undergo another trial on Friday at the NIS Patiala.

AFI shows camper door for possessing needles

June 29, 2022 7:25 am

The Uttar Pradesh athlete was taken into the national camp after clocking decent timings of 46.58s (personal best) and 46.68 at the U23 Nationals and Open Nationals respectively in September last year.

Omitted from the CWG squad, high jumper Tejaswin takes AFI to court

June 22, 2022 7:50 pm

Tejaswin Shankar is the only Indian to meet the AFI-set qualifying standard of 2.27 metres for men.

Asian Games discus throw champion Praveen Kumar Sobti, who boomed on small screen as Bhim, passes away

February 09, 2022 2:53 pm

Ace of mace, the towering throws medallist from 60s and 70s and the much-adored actor dies at 74.

SAAF Cross County championships & National cross county championships postponed due to Covid-19

January 07, 2022 5:45 pm

"SAAF Cross Country & 56th National Cross Country Championships 2022 scheduled to be held in #Kohima Nagaland on January 15th 2022 is POSTPONED due #Omicron," AFI tweeted.

Neeraj Chopra is my student: Kashinath Naik hits back at AFI chief after coaching row

August 13, 2021 1:12 pm

Kashinath Naik claimed he had spoken to Neeraj Chopra over the phone about this. “I spoke to Neeraj about the controversy and he said he will talk to me later since he is busy with other events. He promised he would discuss the issue with Sumariwalla."

AFI to celebrate August 7, Neeraj's Olympic gold winning Day, as National Javelin Day

August 10, 2021 4:31 pm

The AFI started National Open Javelin Throw Championships in 2018 and its third edition is scheduled in October this year.

AFI names 28-member team for World Athletics U-20 Championships

August 03, 2021 9:03 pm

The Indian team comprises 17 men who will compete in 11 disciplines while 11 girls will feature in eight events.

AFI joins hands in global effort to shape the future of athletics

April 06, 2021 9:49 am

Over the coming weeks, the organisation will arrange a group of initiatives with key stakeholders designed to encourage and facilitate unprecedented levels of feedback.