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Deepika Das

An eye-catching switch from mat to akhara

Bishnoi told Pooja that her body structure and interest were better suited to wrestling than judo.

27 Jan 2018 5:52 AM

Kolkata 25K: Ethiopian duo rule Kolkata roads

Eritrea’s Tsegay Tuemay was second in 1:14: 29 while Augustino Sulle of Tanzania finished 12 seconds later to take the third spot.

18 Dec 2017 12:40 AM

Kolkata 25K: Bekele targets win on debut run

In his first race in India, the triple Olympic gold medallist and 18-time world champion has sets his sights on the top spot.

17 Dec 2017 1:02 AM

Bekele sets sights on marathon record

Two years later he shaved two minutes off his personal best by setting a new Ethiopian record of 2:03:03 at the Berlin Marathon.

16 Dec 2017 1:08 AM

Don’t want my record to be broken: Mike Powell

Powell’s world record, which is standing tall since August 1991, makes him the fourth person since 1900 to hold the long jump mark for over 20 years.

15 Dec 2017 12:13 AM

Delhi Half Marathon: Maiden win for Ayana, Legese claims crown

Belihu gave credit for his success to Ethiopia’s Guye Adola, who created a course record of 59:06 in 2014 here.

20 Nov 2017 1:07 AM

Delhi Half Marathon: Rain brings relief as world champs eye titles

The alarming level of toxins in the air was such a headache that it had even forced race organisers to think of a new window to hold the annual event.

19 Nov 2017 1:32 AM

Divij’s slow and steady progress

Sharan matured late and developed his game over the years. Finishing the year on a strong note will be on his mind.

18 Nov 2017 1:09 AM

Delhi Half Marathon: ‘Indians need foreign exposure’

The Jamaica-born legend was here as a face of footwear giants Puma for the Airtel Delhi Half Marathon and said he always enjoyed coming to India.

18 Nov 2017 1:03 AM

Rio Olympic champ sets sights on ADHM crown

The Ethiopian came fifth in that event at the 2010 junior world championship.

17 Nov 2017 1:04 AM