Tag Archives: World Championship

Yaime Perez finally wins discus world title

Yaime Perez washed away the pain of previous global championship disappointments to seal the world title in a compelling battle against her fellow Cuban Denia Caballero. The 28-year-old Perez finished fourth at the two previous IAAF World Championships and no-marked in the Olympic final having led the qualifiers but showing impressive composure inside a pumping… Read More »

Fast & Up to support boxer Sarita Devi at Worlds

Mumbai, 3 Oct 2019: Former World Champion boxer Sarita Devi joined a list of elite athletes, who are being supported by Fast&Up, India’s leading sports and active nutrition brand, in their quest for sporting excellence. The veteran boxer who is currently representing India at the World Championships in Russia is in a crucial phase of her career… Read More »

Indian athletes look to make an impact at Worlds

Doha (Qatar), 26 Sept 2019: Metric miler Jinson Johnson and the 4x400m mixed relay team will lead the Indian challenge in the IAAF World Athletics Championships, the most competitive of sporting events with 2043 athletes representing 210 countries and territories, at the Khalifa Stadium here from Friday. The 27-member Indian squad will be looking to turn… Read More »

F1H2O Powerboat racing World Championship returns to India

Amaravathi (AP), 13 Nov 2018: Team Abu Dhabi is very much in control of proceedings as the championship heads into the business end of the season, kick-starting the crucial three-race run in to year-end and title honours with the Grand Prix of India, Amaravati on 16-18 November, round 5 of the UIM F1H2O World Championship – the… Read More »