Category Archives: Athletics

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Munita Prajapati erases fortnight-long pain with National U20 record

Guwahati, 9 Feb 2021: Uttar Pradesh’s Munita Prajapati came into her own in scripting a new National Record in the under-20 women’s 10000m Race Walk with a fine victory on the penultimate day of the 36th National Junior Athletics Championships at the Sarusajai Stadium here today. It helped her overcome the pain of being beaten to… Read More »

Sharon, Kunal hog limelight with meet records

Tirupati, 25 Nov 2019: Sharon Maria (Nilgiris) and Kunal Kaushik (Dadri) set new meet records in the girls under-16 200m and boys under-16 Shot Put on the concluding day of the 17th MILO National Inter-District Junior Athletics Meet 2019, the largest talent search programme in a single discipline, at the Tarakarama Stadium in Sri Venkateswara University… Read More »

Shaili, Vidhi rewrite meet records on opening day of MILO NIDJAM 2019

Tirupati, 23 Nov 2019: Long jumper Shaili Singh (Bengaluru Urban) and shot putter Vidhi (Meerut) broke meet records during qualification on the opening day of the 17th MILO National Inter-District Junior Athletics Meet 2019 at the Tarakarama Stadium in the Sri Venkateswara University Campus here on Saturday. The 15-year-old Shaili Singh made light of the attention… Read More »

Haryana’s Rachna breaks Tintu Luka’s 11-year-old meet mark in 800m

Guntur, 5 Nov 2019: Rachna marked her shift from the single-lapper to the 800m with a memorable victory in the 35th National Junior Athletic Championships, breaking Tintu Luka’s 11-year-old under-20 girls’ meet record, with a 2:06.12 effort at the Acharya Nagarjuna University campus here on Tuesday. Tintu Luka set the meet mark at 2:07.48 in Mysore… Read More »