A 14-member Indian athletics contingent comprising of 400m specialists (men and women) will be leaving for Poland on May 16 for an intensive five-week training in the lead up to the Asian Games in Indonesia.
This tour is part of preparation of Asian Games where track and field athletes are expected to contribute a big chunk of medals for the country. However India's biggest gold medal contender Neeraj Chopra will be training in Pune.
Squad for Poland (all 400m): (Men) Rajiv Arokia, Ayyaswamy Dharun, Jithu Baby, P Kundu Muhammed, Muhammed Anas Yahiya, T Santosh Kumar
Women: Hima Das, Nithyashree A, MR Poovamma, Sarita Gayakwad, Sonia Baishya, VK Vismaya, Debashree Majumdar.
For Finland: Neeraj Chopra (Javelin) .
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