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Seema Punia Biography

Seema Punia is an Indian discus thrower whose personal best is recorded at 64.84 m achieved in August 2004 in Kiev. She originally won a gold medal at the 2000 World Junior Championships but was stripped of the honour after having tested positive for a particular drug. Two years later she went on to win a bronze at the 2000 World Junior Championships. She won the silver medal at the 2006 Commonwealth Games, and was honoured with Bhim Award by the Haryana state government on 26 June 2006. She won the bronze medal at the 2010 Commonwealth Games.

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Rio Olympics 2016, Athletics: India's Seema Punia bows out of women's discus throw in qualifying round
Rio Olympics 2016, Athletics: India's Seema Punia bows out of women's discus throw in qualifying round
Needing a throw of at least 62.00m, her best attempt was only 57.58m.
Charting the career of India’s female discus thrower at Rio 2016, Seema Punia
Charting the career of India’s female discus thrower at Rio 2016, Seema Punia
A look at Seema Punia's chances in the women's discus throw at Rio 2016
Haryana women outnumber males in Rio-bound contingent
Haryana women outnumber males in Rio-bound contingent
Seema Antil: 10 things to know about India's discus thrower at the Rio Olympics 2016
Seema Antil: 10 things to know about India's discus thrower at the Rio Olympics 2016
Here are 10 things you might want to know about Seema Antil, who will be representing India in the discus throw event at the Games.
How Haryana is setting a strong example for the rest of the country in sports
How Haryana is setting a strong example for the rest of the country in sports
Haryana has been India's medal factory in the last few editions of the world's biggest sporting extravaganza.
Discus thrower Seema Punia qualifies for Rio 2016 Olympics
Discus thrower Seema Punia qualifies for Rio 2016 Olympics
She outthrew the Olympic mark and won gold at the event in California, beating an Olympic champion.
Top 10 Indian athletes over the age of 30
Top 10 Indian athletes over the age of 30
Someone has rightly said "Age is just a state of mind. You are as old as you think you are. You can say all this and get away with it, so long as ...
Athletics: Indians in action on Day 1
Athletics: Indians in action on Day 1
London Olympics-Complete Schedule of Indian Athletes on Friday
London Olympics-Complete Schedule of Indian Athletes on Friday
List of Indian athletes at London
List of Indian athletes at London
The Indian Olympic dream
The Indian Olympic dream
The Indian Contingent for London Olympics
The Indian Contingent for London Olympics
India's comparison with the A and B times in Athletics
India's comparison with the A and B times in Athletics
Indian contingent all ready to go for Gold
Indian contingent all ready to go for Gold
Discus thrower Seema Antil qualifies for London Olympics
Discus thrower Seema Antil qualifies for London Olympics
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