TN Vimal Sankar

Surprise names and notable absences in Worlds line-up

Apart from Anjali, 20km race walker Krishnan Ganapathi was excluded despite achieving the qualifying mark.

10 Sep 2019

Dharun out of Worlds relay squad

Selection meeting on September 9 to finalise Indian contingent for biggest event of the year.

04 Sep 2019

Injury blow to Indian relay team’s World Championships hopes

The 59th Inter-State Athletics Championship came to a dramatic end here at the PAC Athletics Stadium on Friday.

31 Aug 2019

Shining in the rain, Anjali runs under qualification standard

Participants in in the 59th Inter-State Athletics Championships who could not perform to expectations blamed the weather.

30 Aug 2019

A world where gold is not enough

Triple jumper Arpinder fails to qualify for World Championships, coach hopes adjustments bear fruit in Delhi GP

29 Aug 2019

No NADA officials, but AFI assures dope check

Most of the World Championship bound athletes are campers and have been tested regularly.

28 Aug 2019

Indoor training, new high performance directive

Athletics Federation of India (AFI) roped in German Volker Herrmann in June as high performance director, with Olympics in mind.

28 Aug 2019

Miles to go before they sleep

Focus on quartermilers, relay teams as they look to make Worlds cut in Lucknow Inter-State meet that begins today.

27 Aug 2019

Training in tune, Arpinder Singh keen to get back to full flow

Since announcing himself on the big stage, Arpinder Singh’s career graph has been anything but steady.

26 Aug 2019

‘Spiderman’ calls for confidence far from home

Personally for Gurpreet, the last few months has been a refreshing change.

19 Aug 2019

Colt to senior, Amarjit Singh Kiyam enjoying stint with big boys

Amarjit Singh Kiyam’s journey so far has been a dream for any youngster aspiring to play professional football.

16 Aug 2019

Tejaswin looking past Worlds towards Tokyo

The Inter-State is also the qualifying meet for Indian athletes aspiring to seal a spot at the World Championships.

10 Aug 2019

Special spark on opening day

While most differently-abled athletes face difficulties in some areas of life, here they flourish in the game they all love.

05 Aug 2019

Satwik, Chirag eyeing Olympics after Thailand Open triumph

Satwik and Chirag hope historic triumph over Chinese world champions in final heralds new era in Indian badminton

05 Aug 2019

Satwiksairaj Rankireddy-Chirag Shetty enter Thailand Open final

It is first final of the 2019 season for Rankireddy and Shetty, the men's doubles silver medallist at 2018 Commonwealth Games.

04 Aug 2019