Budapest (Hungary), Aug 18 – The World Athletics Championships are all set to start on August 19, 2023, in Budapest, Hungary, the place India will purpose to make a golden begin by profitable as many gold medals as doable. India has received solely two medals within the final 4 many years. America has been dominating the World Athletics Championships.
Anju Bobby George created historical past by profitable a bronze medal within the lengthy soar on the World Athletics Championships in Paris in 2003. With this soar, by leaping 6.70 m (22.0 ft) she turned the primary Indian athlete to win a medal on the World Championships in Athletics. So within the yr 2022, Oregon created historical past for the second time by profitable the silver medal within the javelin throw occasion.
Neeraj Chopra is main the Indian staff at this yr’s World Athletics Championships the place the athletes shall be eyeing the gold medal. This time within the World Athletics Championships, 28 gamers from India will current their problem in several occasions, which is greater than final time. Nevertheless, some athletes aren’t collaborating within the World Athletics Championships as a consequence of accidents and the Asian Video games.
Excessive jumper Tejaswin Shankar, 800m runner KM Chanda, and 20km walker Priyanka Goswami aren’t collaborating within the World Athletics Championships as they’re eyeing the Asian Video games.
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Indian gamers will current their problem in these events-
Male: Neeraj Chopra, DP Manu, Kishore Jena
Feminine: Annu Rani
Male: Avinash Sable
Feminine: Parul Chowdhary
Males: M Sreesankar, Jeswin Aldrin
Feminine: Shelly Singh
Feminine: Jyoti Yaraji
20 km stroll
Males: Akashdeep Singh, Vikas Singh, Paramjit Singh
35 km stroll
Male: Ram Babu
800 meters –
Male: Krishna Kumar
Male: Ajay Kumar Saroj
Male: Santosh Kumar Tamilarasan
Male: Sarvesh Anil Kushare
Males: Pravin Chitravel, Abdullah Abubakar, Eldoz Paul
4×400 meters relay
Males: Amoj, Jacob, Muhammad Anas, Muhammad Ajmal, Rajesh Ramesh, Arul Rajalingam, Mizo Chacko Kurien