The issue of jurisdictional overlapping between Athletics Federation of India and National Anti-Doping Agency on the disciplinary hearing of dope tainted athletes Mandeep Kaur and Jauna Murmu has been resolved.
Disregarding NADA`s request to
put on hold the disciplinary proceedings of dope tainted top
quarter-milers Mandeep Kaur and Jauna Murmu, the Athletics
Federation of India on Friday went ahead with the hearing.
Sprinter Priyanka Panwar, who has levelled molestation charges against Athletics Federation of India,technical official Anu Kumar during the ongoing 34th National Games here, lodged a formal complaint with her state association.
With the Athletics Federation of India cold shouldering the 8th Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon to be held on January 16 next year, international athletics body AFI`s representative would ratify the results, it was learnt.
Following Indian middle distance runners` stupendous show in Asian Games, the Athletics Federation of India will push for renewal of coach Nikolai Snesarev`s contract till the London Olympics in front of the Sports Ministry.
In a big blow to the organizers of the Sunfeast 10km International Run to be hled in Bangalore on May 23, the Athletics Federation of India today withdrew its recognition and asked its athletes not to take part in the event.