ARPINDER SINGH

  • Need to improve running technique, says triple-jumper Arpinder Singh November 2, 2014

    New Delhi: Glasgow Commonwealth Games bronze medal winning Indian triple-jumper Arpinder Singh on Sunday said he is focusing on improving his running technique that affected his performance at the 17th Asian games in Incheon. Arpinder managed a best leap of 16.41 metres, considerably below his national record setting best of 17.17m,...
  • Asian Games: Arpinder Singh, Renjith Maheshwary finish fifth and ninth in triple jump October 2, 2014

    Incheon: Indian athletes Arpinder Singh and Renjith Maheshwary failed to secure any medal from the men's triple jump final, finishing fifth and ninth respectively, at the 17th Asian Games on Thursday. Arpinder, a Glasgow Commonwealth Games bronze medallist, managed a best leap of 16.41 metres on his first attempt among six...
  • Asian Games 2014: Gowda, Arpinder to lead India in athletics September 26, 2014

    India's subdued campaign at the 17th Asian Games is expected to get a boost on Saturday with the commencement of the track and field events at the 61,000-capacity Incheon Asiad Main Stadium. With just one gold medal coming so far, India are outside the top ten on the medals table, the...
  • Triplejumper Arpinder Singh hopes to win gold in Asian Games August 8, 2014

    Patiala: The triple jump bronze at the Glasgow Commonwealth Games is "history" and athlete Arpinder Singh is now looking forward to prove himself at the upcoming Asian Games in Incheon, which will provide him with a stage bigger than the one at Hampden Park. "I am not thinking about Commonwealth Games...
  • CWG 2014: Triple jumper Arpinder Singh clinches bronze August 3, 2014

    Glasgow: Arpinder Singh signed off India's show in athletics by winning the men's triple jump bronze at the Commonwealth Games on Saturday. South Africa's Khotso Mokoena won the gold with a season best performance of 17.2 metres while the silver went to Nigeria's Tosin Oke, who also earned a season best...
  • CWG 2014: India through to final of men's triple jump, javelin throw August 2, 2014

    Glasgow: India's Arpinder Singh advanced to the final of the men's triple jump while javelin throwers Ravinder Singh Khaira and Vipin Kasana also made it to the final of their event at the 2014 Commonwealth Games. There was some bad news, though, for the Indian continget as men's 4x400metre and women's...
  • Triple jumper Arpinder Singh breaks national record, qualifies for Commonwealth Games 2014 June 8, 2014

    Lucknow: Arpinder Singh of Punjab smashed the national record in men's triple jump with a stupendous jump of 17.17m to win gold and qualify for the Glasgow Commonwealth Games on the concluding day of the 54th National InterState Senior Athletics Championships on Sunday. 21yearold Arpinder erased Renjith Maheswary's earlier national record...
  • Indian women clinch gold in 4x400m relay on final day July 7, 2013

    Pune: India clinched a gold medal in women's 4x400m relay to finish sixth overall as the curtains were drawn on the 20th Asian Athletics Championships with China confirming their supreme status in the continent here. The home team came up with a rich haul of eight medals one gold, two...
  • Maheshwary, Om Prakash win gold in Indian GP Athletics March 31, 2013

    Patiala: National record holder Renjith Maheshwary bagged the gold in the men's triple jump in the seasonopening Indian Grand Prix first leg here on Sunday. Maheshwary, representing Railways, cleared 16.67m to win the event. His national record stands at 17.07m. Arpinder Singh of ONGC was second with an effort of 15.92m...