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Kerala High Court raps AFI for denying P U Chitra her due  

Middle distance runner Chithra, who won gold in 1,500 m at the Asian Athletics Championship was excluded from participating in the world championship.

published on : 4th August 2017

World Athletics Championships: Bolt to make world bow at London in swansong

Usain Bolt kicks off the defence of his world 100m on Friday in his swansong season, the first step to bringing down the curtain on his glittering career.

published on : 4th August 2017

World Athletics Championships: Going nuts over 'bolt'

Reputation hit by doping scandals, athletics will miss Mr Clean when he rides off into sunset after the World Championship.

published on : 4th August 2017

Disability is not a barrier, children prove at NIEMPD’s National Youth Festival

Reputation hit by doping scandals, athletics will miss Mr Clean when he rides off into sunset after the World Championship

published on : 4th August 2017

Neeraj Chopra lone hope for India in World Athletics championships

The 25 Indian athletes are not expected to make much of an impact, barring an outside chance of a medal from world junior record holder javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra.

published on : 3rd August 2017

Dopers must stop else athletics will die: Usain Bolt

Bolt, an eight-time Olympic champion, will retire after this month's World Championships where he will run in the 100m and 4x100m.

published on : 2nd August 2017

Lady Sivaswami Ayyar girls excel in St Joseph’s school-level meet

Lady Sivaswami Ayyar Girls School clinched the basketball, ball badminton and athletics titles at the 10th St Joseph’s inter-school sports festival held at the Sports Village in the latter’s premises.

published on : 2nd August 2017

AFI asked to file explanation by court on Sudha inclusion

The Kerala High Court on Monday pulled up the Athletics Federation of India for including athlete Sudha Singh in the Indian team for the IAAF World Championships.

published on : 1st August 2017

Sports Council to support Chitra in legal battle

The Kerala State Sports Council will support athlete P U Chitra in her legal battle against the Athletics Federation of India for excluding her from the Indian squad for the  IAAF World Athletics.

published on : 1st August 2017

Kerala HC comes down on Athletics Federation’s double standards

The court issued the order on a petition filed by P U Chitra seeking to initiate contempt case against AFI secretary C K Valson, selection committee chairman.

published on : 1st August 2017

AFI moves HC against Single Judge order

The Athletics Federation of India (AFI) on Monday approached the Kerala High Court seeking to set aside the order of the Single Judge directing to ensure the participation of P U Chitra in the IAAF World Championships.

published on : 1st August 2017

Athlete Chitra sues AFI top brass for contempt

Chitra won the gold medal in the women's 1500 m in the Asian Athletics Championships in Bhubaneswar recently.

published on : 31st July 2017

Andre De Grasse says time come to leave Bolt's shadow

De Grasse, who only took up athletics aged 17 after trying his hand at basketball, said he needs to beat Bolt before he can be described a rival.

published on : 31st July 2017

Athletics Federation of India’s drama leaves plenty of questions unanswered

Steeplechaser Sudha unperturbed by controversy, asserts she is more than qualified for World C’ship trip as Asian champion

published on : 31st July 2017

PE teachers threaten to boycott sports meets

Sports teachers across the state have decided to boycott the games and athletics meet to protest against the government’s ‘neglect of physical education in schools’.

published on : 31st July 2017
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