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India top intop of medal tally with 7 golds, 4 silver and 9 bronze in 22nd Asian Athletics Championships

Bhubaneshwar:9/7/17; Sudha Singh’s gold in the women’s 3000 metres steeplechase event was the highlight of the day which saw India’s athletes win four other medals to stay on top of the medals tally on the third and penultimate day of the 22nd Asian Athletics Championships on Saturday. Anu Raghavan won a silver in women’s 400 metres hurdles while woman triple jumper NV ...

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Dutee Chand and Srabani Nanda losst out , Amilya Mallick too failed to bring any medal

 Bhubaneswar:9/7/17: Odia sprinters Dutee Chand and Srabani Nanda losst out on medal in women’s 200m finals in 22nd Asian Athletics Championships held at the Kalinga Stadium here on Sunday. Dutee finished fourth and Srabani stood at fifth position. “I was a bit nervous before beginning the race and the weather condition also slightly affected my performance,” said Dutee, who is ...

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Odia athlete Jauna Murmu disappointed the sports lovers

Bhubaneswar(9/7/17):: Odia athlete Jauna Murmu who had reached the finals of the women’s 400 metre hurdles disappointed the sports lovers in the State by finishing at 6th place at the Asian Athletic Championships being held at Kalinga Stadium here on Saturday. She had entered the finals by clocking 57.96 second in the heats. However, Odia sprinter Amiya Mallick entered into ...

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India’s Sudha Singh Wins Gold In Women’s 3000 Mtr Steeplechase

Bhubaneswar:8/7/17 India continued to add medal to its tally on the third day (Saturday) of the ongoing 22nd Asian Athletics Championships being hosted by Odisha here in the Kalinga Stadium when Sudha Singh clinched a gold medal in the women’s 3000 meter steeplechase with a record timing of 9.59.47. In her reactions, “I’m quite elated at my such a stupendous success.” ...

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Dutee Chand and Amiya Mallick showed impressive performance and entered into final rounds

Bhubaneswar: 6/7/17Spectators got their money’s worth on the opening day of the 22nd Asian Athletics Championships at Kalinga Stadium here as local Odia athletes Dutee Chand and Amiya Mallick showed impressive performance and entered into final rounds in the mega event while the Indian contingent opened up its medal tally. National record holder Dutee stormed into the semis of women’s 100 ...

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Dutee Chand is confident of exploiting the home advantage to do an encore at the 22nd Asian Athletics

Bhubaneswar:4/7/17:Fresh from a multiple-podium finish at the G Kosanov Memorial meet in Kazakhstan, ace sprinter Dutee Chand is confident of exploiting the home advantage to do an encore at the 22nd Asian Athletics Championships slated to begin here on Wednesday. The Odisha girl is also taking heart from her performance at the 20nd Asian Athletic Championship in Pune four years ...

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Team Pakistan Reaches Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar:4/7/17; Putting an end to all speculations, Pakistan team on Monday reached Odisha to participate in the 22nd Asian Athletics Championship to be held at Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar from July 5. President of the Pakistan Athletics Federation, Akram Sahi expressed happiness after reaching the Biju Patnaik International Airport here and lauded the efforts of the Athletics Federation of India ...

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Rangabati To Be Performed At Inaugural Event of Asian Athletics Meet

Bhubaneswar:28/6/17; The controversy surrounding performance of Sambalpuri cult song Rangabati by Bollywood musicians Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy at the 22nd Asian Athletics Championship was today sorted out after the original singers gave a ‘no objection’ for its performance. The Sambalpur district collector Samarth Verma today called a meeting of the State sports officials and the singers of the song Jitendra Haripal and Krishna ...

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Odisha government is all set to tap the coming 22nd Asian Athletics Championships

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government is all set to tap the coming 22nd Asian Athletics Championships, to be held here from July 6 to 9, to boost tourism in the eastern state. More than 1,000 athletes from 45 countries will take part in 42 disciplines in the championships at the Kalinga Stadium. Also, nearly 3,000 tourists are likely to arrive here to ...

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Pakistan beat England to reach ICC Champions Trophy final

Pakistan cruised to the ICC Champions Trophy final after thrashing hosts England by eight wickets in the first semi-final at the Sophia Gardens here on Wednesday. Chasing a below-par 212, the Green Brigade rode on a brilliant 118-run opening stand between Azhar Ali (76) and Fakhar Zaman (57) before Babar Azam (38 not out) and Ali helped the team with ...

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