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  1. Krishna Poonia fails to qualify for Rio OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | Rediff.com

    34-year-old Poonia, the lone Indian woman track and field athlete to have won an individual gold in the Commonwealth Games, finished first in her last competition in the United States with a throw of 57.10 metres at Florida but that was far below the Rio qualification mark. The Olympics qualification mark stands at 61 metres and the deadline for making it to the Rio Games is Monday.

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  2. Indian discus thrower Seema Punia qualifies for Rio OlympicsRead the original story

    May 29, 2016 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    ... have a gut feeling that Rio will be my best Olympic Games." Meanwhile, the 2010 CWG women's discus champion Krishna Poonia won the silver medal at a qualification competition held at Chula-Vista Olympic Training Centre, San Diego, with a throw of ...

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  3. Discus thrower Seema seals Olympics berthRead the original story

    May 29, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    ... have a gut feeling that Rio will be my best Olympic Games." Meanwhile, the 2010 CWG women discus champion Krishna Poonia won the silver medal at a qualification completion held at Chula-Vista Olympic Training Centre, San Diego, with a throw of 57.97 ...

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  4. Birthday special: Trivia on Indian discus thrower Krishna PooniaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Indian medal winning discus thrower Krishna Poonia celebrates her birthday today. We give you some interesting facts about the sports athlete.

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  5. At Indian GP, athletes warm up for bigger testsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2016 | The Indian Express

    ... of months at the most," says Vijender Poonia, husband and coach of 2010 Commonwealth Games gold medalist Krishna Poonia, who will be returning to competition after a two-year break due to injury. Vijender's observation is backed by Ashwini Akkunji, ...

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  6. Indian athletes aim to book Olympic berths in Indian Grand PrixRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    ... NIS Patiala. Leading the campaign for a 2016 Olympics berth at the first Indian GP will be ace discus thrower Krishna Poonia, the first Indian woman to win a gold medal in athletics at the Commonwealth Games. Poonia finished sixth in the 2012 London ...

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  7. Is the USADA Investigation into the Oregon Project becoming a vendetta? Oregon track & field rundownRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2016 | The Oregonian

    ... and includes a fans-eye view of the World Indoor Championships. Healthy again, Indian discus thrower Krishna Poonia eyes Olympic glory. Poonia once lived and trained in Portland with Mac Wilkins. Jesse Squire's survey of U.S. track stadiums for the ...

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