Asian Games stars to vie for honours in National Open Athletics
Asian Games stars to vie for honours in National Open Athletics

Top track and field stars, including the likes of Asian Games gold medallist discus thrower Seema Punia and women's 4x400m relay runners, will vie for top honours in the season-ending National Open Athletics Championships, which begins here on Sunday.

Mayookha Johny, Renjith Maheshwary cleared for Asiad, 4x400m men's team dropped
Mayookha Johny, Renjith Maheshwary cleared for Asiad, 4x400m men's team dropped

The Athletics Federation of India (AFI) on Thursday cleared triple jumpers Mayookha Johny and Renjith Maheshwary for the Incheon Asian Games after they were cleared in the trials held at NIS, here today.

Mayookha Johny fails to qualify for long jump final

Indian athlete Mayookha Johny failed to qualify for the women`s long jump final at the Commonwealth Games here Wednesday.

Triple jumper Mayookha out of Olympics

India`s sole woman triple jumper in London Olympics Mayookha Johny crashed out of the Games, failing to qualify for the finals with a disappointing 13th place finish in Group B here Friday.

Realistic Mayookha says would be happy with final round finish

Realistic about her chances in the Olympics, Indian triple-jumper Mayookha said she is targeting a top-six finish in London by improving her personal best effort.

Mayookha Johny: Profile 2012 London Olympics

Mayookha Johny qualified for 2012 Olympics in triple jump, going past the London Games `B` qualifying standard of 14.10m.

Maheshwary cleared for Oly; Mayookha, Yadav to have trials

Triple jumper Renjith Maheshwary has been cleared for Olympics after he passed a fitness trial at his training base in Italy, Athletics Federation of India said on Wednesday.

Rs 3.95 crore spent by govt for athletes` training

An amount of Rs 3.95 crore has been spent so far by the government for the London Olympics preparations of 30 athletes, the sports ministry said on Friday.

Mayookha wins 2nd gold, betters meet record in triple jump

Mayookha Johny bettered her own meet record in triple jump en-route to her double gold as the penultimate day of 51st National Open Athletics.

Mayookha disappointed despite winning gold

Mayookha Johny on Saturday said she would have to get back to the basic training and try to qualify early next year.

Mayookha, Preeja win gold in National Open Athletics

Preeja Sreedharan and Mayookha Johny lived up to their reputations by clinching gold in women's 10,000m and long jump respectively as the 51st National Open Championships.

World Athletics: India`s Mayookha finishes 9th in long jump

India`s woman long jumper Mayookha Johny finished ninth in World Athletics Championships here Sunday.

Mayookha qualifies for World C`ships long jump finals

Mayookha Johny qualified for the women`s long jump finals in the World Championships to become the only second Indian to do so after Anju Booby George.

Mayookha wins bronze, books Olympics berth

India won two bronze medals through Mayookha Johny in triple jump and m Prakash Singh Karhana in shot put in the Asian Athletics Championships.

Mayookha wins bronze, books Olympics berth

India won two bronze medals through Mayookha Johny in triple jump and m Prakash Singh Karhana in shot put in the Asian Athletics Championships.

Mayookha, Om Prakash win bronze in Asian Athletics

India won two bronze medals through Mayookha Johny in triple jump and Om Prakash Singh Karhana in shot- put on the third day of the Asian Athletics Championships in Kobe, Japan, Saturday.

Mayookha, Om Prakash win bronze in Asian Athletics

India won two bronze medals through Mayookha Johny in triple jump and Om Prakash Singh Karhana in shot- put on the third day of the Asian Athletics Championships in Kobe, Japan, Saturday.

Mayookha wins gold in Asian Athletics C`ship

Rattled by a dope scandal, Indian athletics finally has something to cheer about as long jumper Mayookha Johny led the Indian charge with a gold on the opening day of the 19th Asian Championships.

Mayookha wins gold in Asian Athletics C`ship

Rattled by a dope scandal, Indian athletics finally has something to cheer about as long jumper Mayookha Johny led the Indian charge with a gold on the opening day of the 19th Asian Championships.

Mayookha first woman triple jumper to breach 14m mark

Mayookha Johny created a new national record en-route to winning bronze in the Asian Athletics.