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Reports | Neeraj Chopra to return to action at National Open Athletics Championships in Ranchi

India’s star javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra will be returning to action at the National Open after a year as he had surgery for an elbow injury and missed this April's Asian Championships and the Worlds in Doha. Annu Rani, returning from the Worlds, will take part but Avinash Sable is doubtful.
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newsathleticsa year ago

Came out for World Athletics Championships final thinking to qualify for the Olympics, admits Avinash Sable

Avinash Sable has mentioned that he was focused on qualifying for the Tokyo Games, knowing fully well that a podium finish at the World Championships in Doha was out of the question and he finished 13th in the finals. In just over 12 months, Sable has recreated national record four times.
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newsathleticsa year ago

Athletics World Championships | Avinash Sable qualifies for Tokyo Olympics in men’s 3000m steeplechase

India’s Avinash Sable has booked his berth for the Tokyo Olympics 2020 in the men’s 3000m steeplechase event. The steeplechaser got past his own national record for the second time in the championships but ended up at 13th place in the final race of the same event in Doha, Qatar.
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newsathleticsa year ago

We don’t want to limit ourselves but first target is Olympics qualifications, says Amrish Kumar Adhana

Steeplechaser Avinash Sable will target the Olympics qualification mark first as a medal is almost out of sight when he runs in the World Athletics Final. He bettered his own national record clocking in at 8 minutes 25.23 seconds in the first round heat and qualified for the finals dramatically.
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newsathleticsa year ago

Athletics World Championships | Annu Rani finishes eighth in javelin final; Avinash Sable makes it to 3000m steeplechase final

India’s Annu Rani failed to repeat her remarkable qualifying round form where she smashed her own national record as she finished eighth in the women’s javelin throw. While Avinash Sable made it to the men’s 3000m steeplechase finals after AFI’s appeal was upheld in Doha on Tuesday.
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newsathleticsa year ago

Avinash Sable, Murali Sreeshankar cruise through to World Championships

Steeplechaser Avinash Sable and long jumper Murali Sreeshankar cruised through to the World Championships later this month with gold medal performances at the 59th National Inter-State Athletics Championships at Lucknow on Friday. Kerala was declared as the overall champion, PTI reported.
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newsathleticsa year ago

Avinash Sable to request SAI for funds to train in USA post World Championships

Avinash Sable has stated that he wants to travel abroad for his preparations for the Tokyo Olympics after the upcoming World Championships in September. He further stated that he is feeling good about his form and will be trying his best to qualify for the Olympics in the inter-state championships.
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newsathletics2 years ago

Indian coaches understand Indian athletes better than foreign coaches, insists Avinash Sable

India’s star steeplechase athlete Avinash Sable has been of the opinion that the Indian coaches understand the physical attributes of Indian athletes better than the foreign coaches. Sable, who is the national record holder in 300m steeplechase, would be running in the World 10K on Sunday.
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newsathletics2 years ago

Top Indian long-distance runners aim big at World 10K Bengaluru

Reputed Indian long distance runners Avinash Sable, Abhishek Pal and G Lakshmanan will battle it out in the men’s category of the World 10K Bengaluru on Sunday. On the other hand, the female category will see Sanjivani Jadhav, Swati Gadhave and Parul Chaudhary competing for a medal.
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newsathletics2 years ago

Federation Cup | Avinash Sable, Swapna Barman and others pass the qualifying mark for Asian Championship; Hima Das misses out

Athletes Avinash Sable, Swapna Barman, Jinson Johnson, Rajiv Arokia and others have cleared the qualifying mark for the Asian Championship during the Federation Cup in Patiala. However, sprinter Hima Das, who clinched a gold in 400m, missed out closely from making it to the Asian Championship.
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