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Hima Das’ World relays participation in doubt due to spondylitis

Hima Das started training on May 5 with the rest of the 400 metres squad currently based in Yokohama for the world relays to be held this weekend, but there is no guarantee that she would take part.

Hima Das included in World Relays team despite pulling out of Asian Championships

Hima Das has been named in India's women 4x400m relay team for the World Relays which begin in Yokohama, Japan on May 11, despite pulling out of the recent Asian Athletics Championships in Doha.


Asian Athletics Championship: Dutee Chand breaks national record; Hima Das injured

At the Khalifa International Stadium in Doha, Dutee Chand broke her own national record - set last year. On Sunday she clocked 11.28 seconds - marginally better than her previous best of 11.29 seconds.

Biggest change has been that people now get inspired from me, says Hima Das

Sprinter Hima Das speaks about performance pressure at the senior level, fitness and taking a break for appearing for Class 12 exams.

Mirabai Chanu, Hima Das and others take part Education Workshop

The workshop, conducted by Sports Authority of India (SAI), touched upon some pertinent non-sporting issues that players have to deal with during the course of their career. 

Indian Grand Prix: Hima Das will need a year or two to reach her potential again, says coach Galina Bukharina

Having coached Hima Das over the past few months, Bukharina says, the 19-year-old with a personal best of 50.79, will need some time to scorch the track again.


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.

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