World Athletics Championship 2022: List of Indian athletes participating in the tournament and All you need to know

The 10-day tournament will take place between 15-24 July in Eugene, Oregon.

Vaidehi SinghAuthor

Updated - 02 July 2022 06:42 PM


The month of July has begun and it seems to be a jam-packed season for the athletes with the World Athletics Championship and Birmingham Commonwealth Games coming ahead. The 22-member Indian squad will look to better their medal tally as they look forward to compete in the upcoming World Athletics Championships, scheduled to be held in Eugene (Oregon), USA.

The 10-day event will commence on July 15 and conclude on 24 July. While Neeraj Chopra will be looking to breach the 90m-mark with his javelin throw, Avinash Sable is another prominent name who set a national record earlier this year in the men’s 3000m steeplechase.

The 22-memeber Indian contingent also have the likes of shot putter Tajinder Pal Singh Toor, triple jumper Abdulla Aboobacker and others. Let’s look at the list of athletes participating in the marquee event and their events.

Indian contingent for World Athletics Championship:

Neeraj ChopraMen’s Javelin Throw
Rohit YadavMen’s Javelin Throw
Annu RaniWomen’s Javelin Throw
Tajinderpal Singh ToorMen’s Shot Put
Priyanka GoswamiWomen’s 20km Race Walk
Sandeep KumarMen’s 20km Race Walk
Murali SreeshankarMen’s Long Jump
Muhammad Anees YahiyaMen’s Long Jump
Abdulla AboobackerMen’s Triple Jump
Praveen ChithravelMen’s Triple Jump
Eldhose PaulMen’s Triple Jump
Avinash SableMen’s 300m Steeplechase
Parul ChaudharyWomen’s 3000m Steeplechase
MP JabirMen’s 400m Hurdles
Noah Nirmal TomMen’s 4x400m Relay
Amoj Jacob (Arokia Rajiv)Men’s 4x400m Relay
Muhammed AjmalMen’s 4x400m Relay
Naganathan PandiMen’s 4x400m Relay
Rajesh RameshMen’s 4x400m Relay
Muhammed Anas YahiyaMen’s 4x400m Relay
S DhanalakshmiWomen’s 200m
Aishwarya Kailash MishraWomen’s 400m

Schedule of events for Indian athletes: 

July 16Women’s 20km Race WalkFinal1:40 AM
July 16Men’s 20km Race WalkFinal3:40 AM
July 16Men’s 3000m SteeplechaseHeats5:45 AM
July 16Men’s Long JumpQualification6:30 AM
July 16Men’s Shot PutQualification7:25 AM
July 16Women’s 3000m SteeplechaseHeats11:05 PM
July 17Men’s 400m HurdlesHeats1:50 AM
July 17Men’s Long JumpFinal6:55 AM
July 18Women’s 400mHeats12:30 AM
July 18Men’s Shot PutFinal6:57 AM
July 19Women’s 200mHeats6:30 AM
July 19Men’s 3000m SteeplechaseFinal7:50 AM
July 20Women’s 200mSemi-final6:35 AM
July 20Men’s 400m HurdlesFinal8:20 AM
July 21Women’s Javelin ThrowQualification (Group A)3:50 AM
July 21Women’s Javelin ThrowQualification (Group B)5:20 AM
July 21Women’s 400mSemi-final7:15 AM
July 21Women’s 300m SteeplechaseFinal8:15 AM
July 22Men’s Javelin ThrowQualification (Group A)5:35 AM
July 22Men’s Triple JumpQualification6:50 AM
July 22Women’s Javelin ThrowFinal6:50 AM
July 22Men’s Javelin ThrowQualification (Group B)7:15 AM
July 22Women’s 200mFinal8:05 AM
July 23Women’s 400mFinal7:45 AM
July 24Men’s 4x400m RelayHeats6:15 AM
July 24Men’s Triple JumpFinal6:30 AM
July 24Men’s Javelin ThrowFinal7:05 AM
July 25Men’s 4x400m RelayFinal8:05 AM

When will the World Athletics Championships begin?

The World Athletics Championships will be held between 15-24 July 2022.

Where will the World Athletics Championships take place?

The 10-day event will take place in Eugene, Oregon in USA.

Where to watch the events in India?

The is no information regarding the broadcast and live streaming of the events in India yet. However, in the past, Viacom 18 (Sports 18 and VOOT Select) have shown the athletics events. We will update as soon as we are informed on this.

Where to tune in for news updates?

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