News & Press Releases

25
Jun

All eyes on Hima, Anas ahead of Inter State athletics

AFI Media 25 June 2018 Guwahati. With spots in the Indian squad for the 2018 Asian Games up for grabs, the 58th National Inter State Athletics Championships, beginning June 26th in Guwahati, is expected to be a keenly contested affair. While a few high profile names including Commonwealth gold medalist javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra and Commonwealth silver medalist discus thrower

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23
Jun

2018 IAU 100K World Championships

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21
Jun

AFI advances inter-State meet

The venue has been changed from Kolkata to Guwahati With the Olympic Council of Asia and the Asian Athletics Association not responding to the Athletics Federation of India’s request to extend the entry deadline for the coming Asian Games, the AFI has advanced the four-day National inter-State championship from July 15 to the last week of June. There is also

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21
Jun

AFI to athletes: Trials must for selection

NEW DELHI: India’s leading track and field athletes like discus throwers Vikas Gowda and Seema Punia or high jumper Tejaswin Shankar and hurdler Siddhanth Thingalaya, who are training privately in India and abroad away from the national camp, will have to mandatorily appear for the Asian Games selection trial at the Interstate meet in Guwahati later next month. A no-show

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21
Jun

Asian Games 2018: High jumper Tejaswin Shankar ruled out due to injury

What’s the story? In a blow to India’s medal hopes, high jumper Tejaswin Shankar has been ruled out due to an injury from the Asiad. The young high jumper will not be taking part in the interstate meet in Guwahati, the Athletics Federation of India (AFI) confirmed to Sportskeeda, and, as a result, will fail to qualify for the Asian

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10
Jun

Kamalraj, Ajit win gold to round up India Junior campaign in Japan

AFI Media 10 June 2018 Gifu, Japan. India saved their best for the last day of competition at the 2018 Junior Asian Athletics Championships in Gifu, Japan as they won two gold medals, a silver and a bronze on Sunday. Kamalraj Kanagaraj and Ajit Kumar won gold medals in the men’s triple jump and 5000m, the Indian women’s 4x400m team

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9
Jun

Anu Kumar wins men’s 800m at Asian Junior Athletics Championships

AFI Media 09 July 2018 Gifu, Japan. Indian athletes continued their medal run on the third day of the 2018 Junior Asian Athletics Championships winning a gold medal and two bronze medals in Gifu (Japan) on Saturday. With a single day of competition remaining, Indian athletes have already won three gold medals, one silver and nine bronze medals. India won

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