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Hima Das sprints from track to classroom in board exam season

Hima Das is currently appearing for her class 12 exams under the Assam Higher Secondary Education Council.

2018, the year of Hima Das, Mary Kom, Manika Batra and Indian women athletes

In 2018, it was the women athletes who dominated the headlines and grabbed the limelight over their male counterparts.


Breakthrough year for Neeraj Chopra, Hima Das but familiar dope shame hits Indian athletics

Yet another dope shame came to haunt Indian athletics at the fag end of the season with five athletes, including Asian champion quarter-miler Nirmala Sheoran, returning positive tests for banned substances.

Being on NADA's scrutiny list not a problem, says Hima Das

Hima Das on Wednesday welcomed the move of her being strictly monitored by National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA) saying it was a sign of being a good athlete.

Galina Bukharina: The no-nonsense Russian coach behind India's quarter-mile success

A champion athlete Galina Bukharina is currently chiselling India's relay squads. The 73-year-old Russian ensures that when it comes to discipline and a strong work ethic, she gives no quarter to the quarter-milers.

Consider the burst in final 100 metres a God's gift, says Hima Das

At the U20 World Championships in Finland, Hima Das was applauded for her burst in the final 100 metres having started slowly off the blocks.


Bollywood stars took the red carpet by storm at the GQ Men of the Year Awards 2018

B-Town celebrities like Deepika Padukone, Vicky Kaushal, Radhika Apte, Huma Qureshi, and Diana Penty graced the event and shared the space with Hima Das and Hair Kondabolu among others.

India's medallists talk about their journey, give corporate honchos life lessons

Heena Sidhu, Hima Das, Rani Rampal and Mirabai Chanu, got down to a tete-a-tete with the top management hierarchy.

Didn't expect Arjuna Award this year, says Hima Das

Hima Das on Tuesday said she didn't expect to be nominated for the Arjuna award this year, despite her stunning season in international athletics.

Before a race, all I see are the two white lines and I just run, says Hima Das

Asian Games medallist Hima Das says improving her timing is her “biggest concern, not medals”, recounts the “fun” of the mixed relay race at the Asian Games, says she misses her family and home-cooked food while travelling, talks about meeting the PM and hopes to see more players from Assam in international events

Hima Das Videos

Idea Exchange with Hima Das

National sprinter Hima Das talks about her experiences so far, how she prepares for every race, also shares her secret to success and how she keeps her focus on and off the field.

Indian sprinter Dutee Chand's remarkable comeback

Dutee Chand was India's sprint champion and looked set to win medals at events like the Commonwealth and Asian Games as well as Olympics. But she suddenly found herself out of the race, due to a natural condition. See more: https://bit.ly/2M2t86i