India at the 2011 World Championships in Athletics

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India at the
World Championships in Athletics

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Flag of India
IAAF code IND
At the 2011 World Championships in Athletics
in Daegu
Competitors 8
Medals Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
0
Total
0
2009
2013

India competed at the 2011 World Championships in Athletics from August 27 to September 4 in Daegu, South Korea. A team of 8 athletes was announced to represent the country in the event.

Tintu Luka reached the semifinal of the 800m race in which she came 6th and could not qualify for the final but she managed to clock her season's best timing and qualified for the 2012 London olympics. Vikas Gowda managed to hurl the discus to 64.05m giving him 7th place in the overall discus throw competition. Mayookha johny reached the final of the long jump event.

Results[edit]

(q - qualified, NM - no mark, SB - season best)

Men[edit]

Athlete Event Preliminaries Heats Semifinals Final
Time
Width
Height
Rank Time
Width
Height
Rank Time
Width
Height
Rank Time
Width
Height
Rank
Renjith Maheshwary Triple jump NM did not advance
Om Prakash Singh Shot put 19.29 23 did not advance
Vikas Gowda Discus throw 63.99 8 q 64.05 7
Gurmeet Singh 20 kilometres walk 1:26.34 30
Babubhai Panocha 20 kilometres walk 1:26.53 31

Women[edit]

Athlete Event Preliminaries Heats Semifinals Final
Time
Width
Height
Rank Time
Width
Height
Rank Time
Width
Height
Rank Time
Width
Height
Rank
Tintu Luka 800m 2:01.89 6 q 2:00.95 6 SB did not advance
Mayookha Johny Long jump 6.53 10 q 6.37 9
Mayookha Johny Triple jump 13.99 19 did not advance
Harwant Kaur Discus throw 56.49 21 did not advance