Athletics

Indian team for Asian Athletics Championships announced

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The Athletics Federation of India (AFI) selection committee for seniors picked up a tentative 51-member Indian team for the 23rd Asian Athletics Championships to be held in Doha (Qatar) from 21-24 April 2019.
The selection committee which met on Tuesday at AFI secretariat in New Delhi under the chairmanship of former Olympian GS Randhawa selected 25 men and 26 women athletes for the mega biennial continental athletics event.
“The selection committee discussed results from recently held four-leg Indian Grand Prix series and 23rd Federation Cup which concluded on Monday in Patiala. The team selected is in three groups. First group comprises of campers while second group comprises of non-campers who will have to undergo confirmatory trials on 13th April before the team departs for Doha. Third group is of sprinters, both men and women, who will compete in 4x100m relay. The participation of 4x100m relay team is also subject to confirmatory trials,” said Adille J Sumariwalla, AFI President, today.

The other members present at the selection committee meeting were Bahadur Singh, Chief Coach- India, Asian Games medalists Bahadur Singh Sagoo, Praveen Jolly and Uday Prabhu, former Olympians Paramjeet Singh and Jyotirmoyee Sikdar and Deputy Chief Coach- India Radhakrishnan Nair.

LIST OF INDIAN ATHLETES SELECTED FOR ASIAN CHAMPIONSHIPS 2019

SL EVENT RANK NAME DOB SB REMARKS
1 4x400M 1 AROKIA RAJIV 22.05.1991 45.73  
2 4x400M   MD ANAS 17.09.1994 45.89  
3 4x400M 3 P KUNHU MUHAMMED 05.03.1987 46.47  
4 4x400M 4 JEEVAN KS 26.01.1993 46.48  
5 4x400M 5 JITHU BABY 04.01.1993 46.84  
6 4x400M 6 ALEX A 03.09.1994 47.17(SF1)  
7 800M 1 JINSON JOHNSON 15.03.1991 01:49.7  
8 800M 2 MANJIT SINGH 01.09.1989 01:48.5  
1500M 1 JINSON JOHNSON 15.03.1991 03:41.7  
9 1500M 2 AJAY KUMAR SAROJ 01.01.1997 03:43.6  
10 3000MSC 1 AVINASH SABLE 13.09.1994 08:28.9  
11 3000MSC 2 SHANKARLAL SWAMI 05.07.1996 08:34.7  
12 400MH 1 DHARUN AYYASAMY 31.12.1996 48.8  
13 400MH 2 JABIR MP 06.08.1996 49.53  
14 5000M/10000M 1 GAVIT MURALI KUMAR 01.08.1997 13:55.0 SUBJECT TO CONFIRMATORY TRIALS
15 5000M/10000M 2 ABHISHEK PAL 15.07.1997 13:56.62 SUBJECT TO CONFIRMATORY TRIALS
16 TJ 1 PRAVEEN CHITHRAVEL 05.06.2001 16.51 SUBJECT TO CONFIRMATORY TRIALS
17 S.P   TAJINDER PAL TOOR 13.11.1994 20.13M  
18 J.T 1 SHIVPAL SINGH 07.06.1995 82.56M  
19 J.T 2 NEERAJ CHOPRA 24.12.1997 88.06M  

WOMEN

SL EVENT RANK NAME DOB SB REMARKS
1 200M 1 DUTEE CHAND 03.02.1996 23.3  
2 4x400M 1 HIMA DAS 09.01.2000 52.88  
3 4x400M 2 MR POOVAMMA 05.06.1990 53.11(SF2)  
4 4x400M 3 SARITABEN GAEKWAD 01.06.1994 53.25(SF2)  
5 4x400M 4 JISNA MATHEW 07.01.1999 53.34  
6 4x400M 5 VISMAYA VK 14.05.1997 53.27(SF2)  
7 4x400M 6 SONIA BAISHYA 31.12.1995 53.78(SF1)  
8 800M 1 GOMTI MARIMUTHU 08.02.1989 02.03.21 SUBJECT TO CONFIRMATORY TRIAL
9 800M 2 TWINKLE CHOUDHARY 17.10.1995 02.03.67 SUBJECT TO CONFIRMATORY TRIAL
10 1500M 1 LILLY DAS 18.03.1998 04:13.5  
11   2 PU CHITRA 09.06.1995 04:13.6  
12 5000 M 1 PARUL CHAUDHARY 15.04.1995 15:58.4 SUBJECT TO CONFIRMATORY TRIAL
3000 M SC 1 PARUL CHAUDHARY 15.04.1995 10:10.3 SUBJECT TO CONFIRMATORY TRIAL
13 3000 M SC 2 SUDHA SINGH 25.06.1986 09:40.0 SUBJECT TO CONFIRMATORY TRIAL
400MH 1 SARITABEN GAEKWAD 01.06.1994 57.21  
14 400MH 2 ARPITA M 11.02.1993 57.45 SUBJECT TO CONFIRMATORY TRIAL
15 10000M 1 SANJIVANI JADHAV 12.07.1996 32:57.4 SUBJECT TO CLEARENCE FROM NADA
16 DT 1 KAMALPREET KAUR 04.03.1996 60.25 SUBJECT TO CONFIRMATORY TRIAL
17 DT 2 NAVJEET KAUR 06.03.1996 66.36 SUBJECT TO CONFIRMATORY TRIAL
18 JT 1 KUMARI SHARMILLA 02.03.1995 56.36 SUBJECT TO CONFIRMATORY TRIAL
19 J.T 1 ANNU RANI 29.08.1992 62.34M  
20 HEPTA 1 SWAPNA BARMAN 29.10.1996 5901  
21 HEPTA 2 PURNIMA HEMBRAM 07.10.1993 5597  

LIST OF ATHLETES TO BE SELECTED AFTER TRIALS-(MEN)

EVENT RANK NAME DOB SB
4X100M 1 GURINDER VIR SINGH 24.12.2000 10.35
4X100M 2 HARJIT SINGH 28.8.1997 10.48
4X100M 3 SIVA KUMAR 13.10.1994 10.5
4X100M 4 VK ELAKKIYA DASAN 31.1.1995 10.50(SF3)
4X100M 5 GURULAL SINGH 22.9.1989 10.68
4X100M 6 SAFIKUL MONDAL 8.7.1996 10.75

LIST OF ATHLETES TO BE SELECTED AFTER TRIALS-(WOMEN)

EVENT RANK NAME DOB SB
4X100M 1 DUTEE CHAND 3.2.1996 11.45
4X100M 2 ARCHANA SUSEENDRAN 9.6.1994 11.72
4X100M 3 RANGA K 24.5.1995 11.63(SF3)
4X100M 4 HINA 18.10.1995 11.72(SF2)
4X100M 5 REVATHI B 23.11.1997 11.77(SF1)
4X100M 6 DHANALAKSHMI S 5.6.1998 11.78(SF2)

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