Indian Athletics Federation President Adille Sumariwalla stated Toor and Sreeshankar secured entries based mostly on their rankings, whereas Dutee obtained an invite from World Athletics to compete within the girls’s 60m occasion. .
“Sreeshankar is ranked 14th and Tajinderpal Singh Toor 18th on the Road to Belgrade 2022 lists,” stated Sumariwalla, who can also be a member of the championships judging panel.
“We have now seen them each displaying good type early within the season within the nationwide open leaping and nationwide open throwing competitions respectively and we sit up for them giving their greatest on the World Championships in Dutee Chand has been invited by World Athletics to compete within the 60m occasion,” he said.
The three Indian athletes will be seen in action on March 18. Dutee will be the first in action in the 60m heats. Later in the day, Sreeshankar will be among the competitors in the long jump final.
Toor will be in action in the late night shot put final on March 19. There will be 12 events each for men and women in the three-day championships. The Indian athletes will depart for Belgrade on March 15.
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