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Season Opener Sizzles: Nirmal Tom and Vithya Ramraj Steal the Show at Indian Open 400m
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Season Opener Sizzles: Nirmal Tom and Vithya Ramraj Steal the Show at Indian Open 400m

The Indian Open 400m competition held at LNCPE, Kariyattom, marked a thrilling start to the domestic athletics season. The event, brimming with fierce competition, served as a crucial platform for athletes vying for spots in the upcoming World Relay Championships in May. A Nail-Biting Finish in the Men's Final The men's 400m final was an edge-of-the-seat spectacle. The absence of Amoj Jacob due to a back spasm created an opening, and three Kerala athletes seized the opportunity. Noah Nirmal Tom, Muhammed Anas Yahiya (the national record holder), and V. Muhammed Ajmal separated themselves from the pack after the first curve. A captivating battle ensued, with Tom strategically taking the lead at the second bend. Despite a valiant effort from Yahiya and Ajmal, who finished close be...
National Record Holder Leads Charge at 5th Indian Open 400m Competition
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National Record Holder Leads Charge at 5th Indian Open 400m Competition

The LNCPE athletics stadium in Kariyavattom gears up to host the prestigious 5th Indian Open 400m competition starting today, Monday. This year's event sees a strong contingent of India's leading quarter-milers vying for top honors. Spotlight on the Indian Open 400m after Relay Team's Success Following the Indian men's 4x400m relay team's impressive performance at the World Athletics Championships, the individual 400m event – a crucial feeder for the relays – returns to the spotlight. A Star-Studded Men's Field National record holder Muhammed Anas Yahiya headlines the men's competition. He'll be facing stiff competition from a talented pool of athletes, including Amoj Jacob, Noah Nirmal Tom, V. Muhammed Ajmal, and Arokia Rajiv – all part of the national camp. Injury Sid...