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6
Aug

NEB Sports lend support to Indian team for World Championships

AFI Media 06 August 2018 Bengaluru. India’s leading marathon and ultrarunning event organising company NEB Sports Entertainment along with IDBI Federal Life Insurance and sportswear giant Adidas has announced full sponsorship for Indian team which will participate in the 100km World Championships to be held at Sveti Martin na Muri, Croatia on 08th September 2018. Selected by Athletics Federation of

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31
Jul

Asian Athletics Championships to be held in April 2019

31 July 2018 AFI Media New Delhi. The 23rd Asian Athletics Championships will be held from 19-24 April 2019 in Doha, Qatar. The biennial continental event which is usually held in July-August is preponed by Asian Athletics Association (AAA) due to intensely hot and humid summers in Doha. The six-day competition will be held at the Khalifa International Stadium which

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23
Jul

Dhanvir, Vishnu Priya set meet records on final day of Youth Nationals

AFI Media 23 July 2018 Vadodara. Punjab shot-putter Dhanvir Singh and Kerala hurdler Vishnu Priya wrote themselves into the record books on the final day of the 15th National Youth Athletics championships as they registered meet records in the men’s shotput and women’s 400m hurdles respectively. Dhanvir Singh had begun his event on a very strong note, erasing the earlier

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22
Jul

Mohit smashes decathlon U18 national record

AFI Media 22 July 2018 Vadodara. Haryana athlete Mohit Kumar set the stage alight on the second day of the 15th National Youth Athletics Championships, even as he set a new youth national record in the men’s decathlon. Mohit tallied 6707 points at the end of the ten events to erase the old mark of 6618 points set by A

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21
Jul

Pole vaulter Gond leaps to new youth national record

AFI Media 21 July 2018 Vadodara.Rakesh Gond was the star performer on the opening day of the 15th National Youth Athletics Championships currently underway in Vadodara, setting a new youth national record in the pole vault competition. Gond, 18 cleared a height of 4.90m to erase both the old meet record of 4.72m set by Dhirendra Kumar in the 2016

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19
Jul

Gujarat all set to host National Youth athletics meet after two decades

AFI Media 19 July 2018 Vadodara:India’s emerging track and field athletes in the Under-18 (Youth) category will be in action during the 15th National Youth Athletics Championships which will kick-off at the Manjalpur Sports Complex here on Saturday. A total of 634 athletes including 364 boys and 270 girls from 24 states the country has registered for the prestigious U18

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18
Jul

AFI selects six ultra-runners for 100km World Championships

AFI Media 18 July 2018 New Delhi. Six Indian ultra-runners will take part in the 30th IAU 100km World Championship to be held at Sveti Martin na Muri, Croatia on 08th September 2018. This is the first time an Indian team will participate in the 100km World Championships. The Athletics Federation of India (AFI) has selected Vikash Malik, Lt Cdr

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