Trained in Usain Bolt’s ground, Indian athlete Nisar Ahmad prepares for Olympics 2020

UPDATED ON MAR 29, 2018 12:45 PM IST
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Athlete Nisar Ahmad's name shot to prominence last year when he clocked better timings than his senior State mates. 16-year-old Nisar was born and brought up in a slum in Azadpur, Delhi. He is currently training rigorously to get ready to take part in the Olympics 2020. At the recent Khelo India Games Nisar bested his own 100 meter record with a timing of 10.76 seconds. After seeing his feat at the National School Games, organizations like GAIL India and Ajmal Foundation stepped forward to sponsor his training. He has also been provided housing facility by reservation fitness group. Nisar was recently sent to Jamaica to train under the legendary sprinter Usain Bolt which further added to his learning and growth.


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