Blog by: Suryakant Tripathi.
Anil Kumar Singh (born 4 March, 1985) is an Indian track and field athlete from Haryana who specializes in javelin throw. He is the first Indian athlete to breach the 80-metre barrier in a competition. Anil Singh holds the current Indian National record of 80.72 meter set at the Asian All Stars athletics championships held in Bhopal on 18 September 2008. He replaced Satbir Singh’s decade-old record of 79.68 meters, registered in Kolkata in October 1998.
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