Wednesday, February 8, 2023

Dutee Chand Provisionally Suspended After Failing Dope Test

Indian sprinting ace Dutee Chand has been slapped with a provisional suspension after she failed a dope test, with traces of prohibited substances found in her sample. As per PTI, Dutee's sample report shows presence of SARMS (Selective Androgen Receptor...
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MC Mary Kom Elected As The IOA Athletes Commission Chairperson

The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) elected MC Mary Kom, a six-time World champion boxer and Olympic medallist and one of the pioneers of women's sport, as the chairperson of its Athletes Commission on Tuesday. It was Sharath Kamal, the table...
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India Ranks Behind Russia As 62 Indian Athletes Serving Doping Suspensions

According to the Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) of World Athletics, India with 62 athletes ranks behind Russia in terms of suspension with the latter having 87 suspensions. Kamalpreet Kaur, the 26-year-old Indian discus thrower, was banned for three years...
Manpreet Singh

CWG 2022 News: PV Sindhu, Manpreet Singh named as flagbearers of the Indian contingent

IOA has named two flagbearers to lead the Indian contingent participating in the 22nd edition of the Commonwealth Games. Star shuttler, Olympic medalist PV Sindhu and Indian National Men's Hockey Team captain Manpreet Singh will bear the Indian flag...
Neeraj Chopra

Neeraj Chopra Pulls Out Of CWG 2022 Due To Injury

Coming in as a massive blow to India's medal hopes at the upcoming Commonwealth Games in Birmingham, star Javelin thrower and Tokyo Olympics gold medallist Neeraj Chopra has been ruled out of the event due to an injury he...
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Neeraj Chopra, Rohit Yadav, Eldhose Paul secure their respective spots in the World Athletics...

Neeraj Chopra has qualified for the World Athletics Championships final on Thursday. The 24-year-old Indian, is a favorite for a medal and had opened the men’s javelin throw Group A qualification round. He sent his spear to 88.39m for...

Javelin thrower Annu Rani reaches second straight World Athletics Championships final

Indian javelin thrower and national record holder Annu Rani breached into the final round of the ongoing World Athletics Championships in Oregon on Thursday, marking her second consecutive Worlds final entry. Finishing her performance with a throw of 59.60m, despite...

Sprinter Dhanalakshmi Sekar, triple jumper Aishwarya Babu fail dope test, removed from CWG 2022...

Sprinter Dhanalakshmi Sekar and triple jumper Aishwarya Babu who were set to fly to Birmingham for the upcoming Commonwealth Games, have been removed from the Indian athletics contingent after both of them failed dope tests. Just a week before the Commonwealth...

Anju Bobby George believes the 2022 World Athletics Championships will mark India’s best performance

Indian athletics legend Anju Bobby George wholeheartedly believes that the country will clock its best performance in this year's edition of the World Athletics Championships which will be set in motion from this Friday in Eugene, Oregon, United States. Being the...
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High jumper Tejaswin Shankar included in Commonwealth Games squad

Indian high jumper and national record holder Tejaswin Shankar, who was initially omitted from the Commonwealth Games squad, has been added back to the 36-member contingent by the Athletics Federation of India (AFI). The decision, which comes after the disqualification...


Adorable pictures of Anouk Hoogendijk!!

Anouk Hoogendijk - Dutch professional footballer. Picture Credits - Anouk Hoogendijk (Instagram)