Indraneel Das

Jeswin, Aishwarya don't meet trials cut for Worlds, set to be given one more chance

According to Sumariwalla, the athletes did perform well. "We don't want to deny them an opportunity to qualify and they are welcome to take one more trial on July 8," he said.

04 Jul 2022

Doping horror lingers over Indian athletics as under-23 national champ tests positive for banned substances

In another embarrassing turn of events for Indian athletics, three athletes tested positive for banned substances and have been sanctioned.

04 Jul 2022

Neeraj Chopra in pursuit of perfection after personal best in Stockholm

First throws are turning out to be diamonds for Neeraj Chopra. Perfection is what he is aiming for whenever he throws that spear in a competition.

02 Jul 2022

Neeraj Chopra to lead India at Oregon World Championships

There are 17 men, including a six-member 4x400m team and five women. In current form, long jumper M Sreeshankar harbours a ch­a­nce along too.

01 Jul 2022

Tokyo 2020 champion Neeraj Chopra set for Stockholm challenge

Neeraj Chopra had a brilliant opening to the season at Paavo Nurmi in Turku where he managed to throw a personal best 89.30m.

30 Jun 2022

Sreeshankar out of Stockholm Diamond League over US visa

One batch of athletes had their interview session on Monday while another would be getting their visa formalities sorted on Wednesday.

28 Jun 2022

No show and express return from Almaty event

The Athletics Federation of India (AFI) confirmed that some of the athletes had to come back because they managed to get an appointment with the US embassy for visa at the last moment.

26 Jun 2022

Klaus watch on Neeraj ahead of bigger challenges

Coach Bartonietz optimistic after strong start to season, feels Olympic champion is capable of breaching 90m mark

25 Jun 2022

FIFA-AFC wants Football Federation to end election process by September 15

FIFA-AFC delegate set date for Indian football body to identify new office-bearers, state units commit to roadmap

24 Jun 2022

Positive meetings with FIFA-AFC delegate, election timeline soon

Meet and greet with Indian football stakeholders on cordial lines, steps taken to have election as early as possible

23 Jun 2022

AFI expects team to better Gold Coast performance in Birmingham

Olympic champion Neeraj Chopra would lead a ‘strong’ 37-member field expected to “better last edition” at Birmingham next month. 

17 Jun 2022

Nearing 90m mark, javelin ace Neeraj Chopra aims big

After achieving national record in Finland on Tuesday, Neeraj focusses on training and technique to hit magical mark.

16 Jun 2022

Focus on Neeraj Chopra as Olympic champ begins season in Finland

Javelin ace set for competitive action for the first time since making history in Tokyo last year.

14 Jun 2022

With her fastest 100m run, Hima pips Dutee for gold

The same ground where she was to be part of the India team in 2017 turned out to be the lucky venue once again.

12 Jun 2022

Sri Lanka athletics chief  talks about AFI help

Athletics Association of Sri Lanka president Palitha Fernando talked about the much fabled days of Damayanthi Darsha and Susanthika Jayasinghe and how they sparked a revolution in sprints.

11 Jun 2022