Tag: Asian Games


My only target is to give my best at the Asian Games: Neeraj Chopra

AFI Media 16 August 2018 New Delhi. Neeraj Chopra will deservingly lead the Indian contingent at the opening ceremony of the Asian Games.  It is an honour the 20-year-old has earned by virtue of being amongst India’s best prospects for a gold medal at the Continental Games. Chopra’s has top class credentials by virtue of being the first Indian to

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Final team for Asiad will be announced after confirmatory trials- AFI President

July 3, 2018, Bangkok (Thailand) :  The Athletics Federation of India (AFI) has shortlisted a team of 23 men and 28 women athletes for the Asian Games to be held from 18 August to 2 September 2018 in Jakarta, Indonesia. The selection committee of AFI which met on Saturday 30th June 2018 after the conclusion of 58th National Inter State

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On day 1 of Inter State, seven athletes meet AFI guidelines for Asian Games

AFI Media 25 June 2018 Guwahati. The opening day of the 58th  National Inter State Athletics Championships got off to a fine start with a total of seven athletes finishing inside the qualifying guidelines for the Asian Games 2018 set by the Athletic Federation of India. Another four meet records were set at the Sarusajai Sports Complex in Guwahati on

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Devinder, Sonia win gold on opening day of Asian Games invitational tournament

Jakarta, Feb 11: India won two gold medals, three silver and as many bronzes on the opening day of athletics at the Asian Games invitational tournament in Jakarta on Sunday. While the purpose of the competition is to serve as a test event for the Gelora Bung Karno Main Stadium, Indian competitors put up a strong show ahead of what

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Indian athletics team selected for Asian Indoors & Asian Games test events

AFI Media 11 January 2018 New Delhi. The selection committee of Athletics Federation of India (AFI) nominated a 13-member Indian team for the 8th Asian Indoor Athletics Championships to be held in Tehran, Iran from February 1-3, 2018. Under the chairmanship of G. S. Randhawa, former Olympian, the selection committee also selected a 36-member contingent which will represent India at

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