Elite Indian athletes all set to make massive impression at Budapest World Athletics Championships « Athletics Federation of India

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Elite Indian athletes are tenting in Europe to wonderful tune their expertise forward of the Budapest World Athletics Championships beginning August 19 in Hungary. The Athletics Federation of India (AFI) will discipline a 28-member staff together with 5 feminine athletes for the upcoming international competitors.

Whereas India’s Olympic champion in males’s javelin throw Neeraj Chopra is predicated out of Magglingen (Switzerland), center and lengthy distance runners, together with Avinash Sable are primarily based within the Alpine city of St Moritz.

“Majority of the athletes have reached Hungary to get acclimatized to native climate circumstances,” Radhakrishnan Nair, chief athletics coach mentioned.

Lengthy jumper Shaili Singh will go away for Budapest this weekend, javelin throwers DP Manu and Kishore Kumar Jena are anticipated to hitch the staff subsequent week.



Parul Chaudhary (3000m steeplechase), Shaili Singh (lengthy bounce), Annu Rani (javelin), Jyothi Yarraji (100mh), Bhawna Jat (20km race stroll).

Males: Krishan Kumar (800m), Ajay Kumar Saroj (1500m), Santhosh Kumar (400mh), Avinash Sable (3000m steeplechase), Sarvesh Anil Kushare (excessive bounce), Jeswin Aldrin, Murali Sreeshankar (lengthy bounce), Praveen Chithravel, Abdulla Aboobacker, Eldhouse Paul (triple bounce), Neeraj Chopra, DP Manu, Kishore Kumar Jena (javelin), Akashdeep Singh, Vikash Singh, Paramjeet Singh (20km race stroll), Ram Baboo (35km race stroll).

Males’s 4x400m relay (Amoj, Jacob, Muhammed Anas, Muhammed Ajmal, Rajesh Ramesh, Arul Rajalingam, Mijo Chacko Kurian).

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