Advertisement
Wednesday, Dec 01, 2021
Outlook.com
Outlook.com

Hima Das

India Awarded Asian Games Mixed Relay Gold, Winning Gold By Default Less Fun, Says Poovamma

Jul 23, 2020 Outlook Web Bureau

The Indian quartet of Mohammed Anas, MR Poovamma, Hima Das and Arokia Rajiv had clocked 3:15:71 behind Bahrain (3:11:89). Anu Raghavan had clocked 56.92 to finish fourth in the final race of women's 400m in 2018 Asian Games

Sprinter Hima Das Not Worried About Qualifying For Olympics

Jul 12, 2020 PTI

With no competitions lined up in the near future due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Hima Das is taking it easy


Elite Athletes Resume Sporting Activities In SAI's Patiala, Bengaluru Centres

Athletes at all the SAI centres across the country were stuck in their rooms after the government imposed a nationwide lockdown on March 25 to control the COVID-19 pandemic

India Fights COVID-19: PM Narendra Modi Interacts With Sachin Tendulkar, PV Sindhu And Others - Who Says What

Apr 03, 2020 Outlook Web Bureau

In his interaction with Indian athletes, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said the ability to face challenges, self-discipline, positivity and self-belief, which are essential to sports, are crucial tools to combat the spread of the coronavirus as well


From Sachin Tendulkar To Steven Smith, Sports Fraternity Wishes 'Happy New Year'

Happy New Year: Here's how sportspersons across the world welcome 2020

26 September, 2019

IAAF World Athletics Championships: India Just Making Up The Numbers Without Neeraj Chopra, Hima Das

PTI

World-class javelin thrower Neeraj is not taking part in the IAAF World Athletics Championships as he has just started light training since undergoing an elbow surgery in May, while bright prospect, Hima, trained in Europe for nearly four months, winning some low-level races before pulling out due to a lower back injury after being named in the initial team


19 September, 2019

Why Is Hima Das Not Participating In The Upcoming World Athletics Championships?

ANI

Hima Das has been suffering from a life-threatening injury and has been ruled out of the World Athletics Championships. She had been suffering for the past one year, but continued to take part in the various sporting events around the world with other team members, worsening her injury.


13 September, 2019

Hima Das Missing From Athletics Federation Of India's Initial World Championships Entry Submitted To IAAF

PTI

The Athletics Federation of India (AFI) had on September 9 named seven women, including Hima Das, for the 4x400m relay and 4x400m mixed relay races. But it is learnt that Hima's name was missing in the initial entry of Indian women athletes for the two relay races submitted by AFI.


09 September, 2019

World Athletics Championships: Hima Das, The Relay Runner, Named Indian Squad; No Neeraj Chopra

PTI

The number of athletes announced after a meeting of AFI selection committee will, however, increase after the international body (IAAF) gives confirmation of the likes of World University 100m champion Dutee Chand, who did not meet the qualification mark but is within the required number of competitors for the event


18 August, 2019

Hima Das And Muhammed Anas Win Gold In Czech Republic

Outlook Web Bureau

Hima Das won gold in the women's 300m race at the Athleticky Mitink Reiter event. This was Hima's sixth gold in European races since July 2.


30 July, 2019

Bengaluru Biological Park Names Royal Bengal Tiger Cub After Ace Sprinter Hima Das

Outlook Web Bureau

The Bengaluru Bannerghatta Biological Park announced that they have named a Royal Bengal tiger cub after ace Indian sprinter Hima Das. The Assam native has become the icon for India's track and field displays. Also, the International Tiger Day was on July 29.


26 July, 2019

Athletics Federation Of India President Adille Sumariwalla To Contest For Seat In Powerful IAAF Executive Board

PTI

Adille Sumariwalla (Athletics Federation of India president) is an incumbent member of the council of International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF).


26 July, 2019

Challenges For Hima Das Ahead Of 2019 World Athletics Championships – Is Time Running Out?

Neelav Chakravarti

Preparing for September's world championships in Qatar, sprinter Hima Das has a long road ahead when compared to her main Asian rival Salwa Eid Naser, currently the world No.1 in 400 metres.


24 July, 2019

Hima Das Under Pressure To Keep Brand Value, World Championships Will Be Acid Test

Soumitra Bose

Hima Das has been making headlines after winning a clutch of gold medals in European competitions this month. But Hima could lose her brand value if she is unable to qualify for September's World Championships in Doha.


23 July, 2019

In A Sport Of Fine Margins, Why Glorification Of Hima Das Is Not Gold Class

Soumitra Bose

With Sachin Tendulkar to the Prime Minister going ga-ga, Hima Das' recent gold medal-winning spree in Europe has taken social media by storm. The fact is the athlete herself knows where she stands vis-a-vis a world championship or medal in the 2020 Olympics.


22 July, 2019

Hima Das Nearing Her Best: Indian Athletics' High Performance Director

PTI

Hima Das has won five races -- four in 200m and one in her pet 400m event -- in Poland and the Czech Republic since July 2


22 July, 2019

Hima Das Is Getting Closer To Her Best: Indian Athletics' High Performance Director

PTI

Hima Das recently won five gold medals in three weeks. Volker Herrmann (Indian athletics' High Performance Director) feels that the Assam native is nearing better performances.


22 July, 2019

President Ram Nath Kovind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi Congratulate Indian Sprinter Hima Das

Outlook Web Bureau

After winning five gold medals in three weeks, Indian sprinter Hima Das has been churning quite some attention. Now even, President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi have lavished praises on the 19-year-old.


Photo Gallery

India's Pusarla V. Sindhu competes against Denmark's Line Christophersen during their women's singles Group A badminton match at the BWF World Tour Finals in Nusa Dua, Bali, Indonesia.

AP Photo/Dita Alangkara

Doctors and others from the medical fraternity participate in a cycle rally to raise awareness on HIV and AIDS on World AIDS Day, in Prayagraj.

AP Photo/Rajesh Kumar Singh

Congress MP Gaurav Gogoi speaks in the Lok Sabha during ongoing Winter Session of Parliament, in New Delhi.

LSTV/PTI Photo

JKNC MP Hasnain Masoodi speaks in the Lok Sabha during ongoing Winter Session of Parliament, in New Delhi.

LSTV/PTI Photo

India's Srikanth Kidambi competes against France' Toma Junior Popov during their men's doubles Group B badminton match at the BWF World Tour Finals in Nusa Dua, Bali, Indonesia.

AP/PTI
Advertisement

Outlook Latest Issue

Subscribe Now
Lead Essay

Roses Among Thorns: The Many Solidarities Of Diverse Protests

Every act of dissent is an art. Of pain and pathos. Of hope and new dawn. It’s their story. It’s everyone’s story.

Opinion

Farm Law Repeal Has Given New Life To Idea Of Protest In India

Dissent is less about material gains than the intangibles they leave us with.

Apoorvanand
Farm Law Repeal Has Given New Life To Idea Of Protest In India

Manual Scavengers

An ‘Untouchable’ Story: My Life As A Protest

For India’s manual scavengers, mere existence is a protest, because they need to fight just to reclaim their humanity and dignity.

Bezwada Wilson
An ‘Untouchable’ Story: My Life As A Protest

Opinion

Let's Talk About Ageism And Sexism In Indian Films, A Zillionth Time!

While everyone is going gaga over actress Katrina Kaif in the revamped version of 'Tip Tip Barsa Pani', the replacement of Raveena Tandon does point towards the problem of sexism and ageism in the Indian film industry

Nov 17, 2021 Yashika Mathur

T20 World Cup 2021 Analysis: David Warner And Mitchell Marsh - Tale Of Two Comebacks

Australia winning the T20 World Cup for the first time has been timely as they host the next edition at their own backyard in 2022.

Nov 15, 2021 Arijit Ghosh

Education In India During Covid-19: Challenges Faced And Solutions For A Post-Pandemic Era

As per the Observer Research Foundation, close to 250 million children in India were adversely affected due to school closures due to the early lockdowns imposed by the government in response to Covid-19.

Nov 11, 2021 Shekhar Mehta

T20 World Cup Review: Jaded By An Excess Of Cricket, India Were On An Inevitable Path To Doom

India's cricket administrators showed more drive to boost BCCI's coffers rather than take care of players' welfare during pandemic times.

Nov 08, 2021 Arijit Ghosh