02 Aug
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The Indian discus thrower managed a best of 63.70 metres in a rain-interrupted final. Kamalpreet Kaur finished sixth among the 12 finalists. Kamalpreet Kaur produced a respectable show to match India’s best-ever performance in the discus throw at the Olympics on Monday. Competing in the women’s final at the Olympic Stadium, the 25-year-old Kamalpreet Kaur…

30 Jul
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Avinash Sable was 13th fastest overall among 41 runners in the 3000m steeplechase and Dutee Chand was 45th out of 54 in the women’s 100m. Neither advanced to the next round. India’s Avinash Sable produced another national record-breaking performance but it wasn’t enough to help him qualify for the men’s 3000m steeplechase final at the…