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Anchal Ahuja
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Anchal Ahuja is a senior Olympic Sports Writer at EssentiallySports. With over 5 years of experience in journalism, Anchal decided to pursue her love for sports and cover various pathways of the Olympics. She actively covers swimming, track and field, and gymnastics. As an avid track and field enthusiast, Anchal closely follows the on-field rivalry of Sha’Carri Richardson and Shericka Jackson. Beyond the sprinting arena, Anchal pens her perspectives on the potential records that can be surpassed.

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“Rendered His Talent Useless”: AJ Ferrari, Pat Downey and Others Mocked by Wrestling Community for Not Being Enough

Wrestlers like AJ Ferrari, Pat Downey face community mockery, showing athlete pressures and need for support.

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Wildcard Kelly Slater Fires Up Moroccan Surfer Over Rematch at Tahiti Pro 2024

Veteran surfer and Tahiti Pro wildcard entry Kelly Slater may be looking at a rematch against Moroccan surfer.

3 hrs ago

Fed Up About Simone Biles’ Husband’s Online Trolling, US Gymnastics Legend Expresses Discomfort: ”It Just Makes Me Sad”

Learn about US gymnastics legend expressing discomfort over Simone Biles' husband's online trolling, highlighting impact on sports culture.

1 day ago

Elaine Thompson-Herah’s 9th Place Finish Causes Turbulence In Track & Field Community: “Don’t Think So”

Olympic Gold medallist Elaine Thompson-Herah has a rough start to her Paris Olympics qualifying season at the Xfinity Games.

1 day ago

Simone Biles’ Look-Alike Sister Rekindles Gymnastics Past Despite Stepping Away Years Ago: “Urge to Always…”

Simone Biles' sister Adria rekindles her love for gymnastics, showcasing the sport's lasting impact on their family.

1 day ago

Deprived Of Paris Olympics Dream, Konnor McClain’s Promise To Steve Harvey Is Breaking Hearts

LSU Tigers’ Konnor McClain recently faced an Achilles injury at the Core Hydration Classics which pushed her out of the Olympics race.

2 days ago

US Legend Michael Johnson’s $30M Track and Field League Yet To Reach Out to Athletes: “I Don’t Know About It”

1500m rising star Yared Nuguse expresses interest towards legendary sprinter Michael Johnson’s new track and field league.

2 days ago

“We’re Not Friends”: Josh Kerr Stands His Ground After Jakob Ingebrigtsen’s “Coward” Clap Back to Family Comments

Josh Kerr stands firm after Jakob Ingebrigtsen calls him a "coward" over family comments, igniting rivalry and drawing major media attention.

3 days ago

How Much Will Olivia Dunne Earn From the NCAA’s $2.3 Billion Fiasco?

LSU star athlete and NCAA champion has more reasons to celebrate as NCAA signs a deal that allows direct payment to athletes.

3 days ago

Paris Olympics Medal Hopes Crushed for USA Swimming As Gretchen Walsh’s Sister Pulls Out of Main Event

Concerns loom for US Swimming team before the Paris Olympics as Gretchen Walsh’s sister withdraws from the event, impacting their strategy.

4 days ago

Zharnel Hughes Tipped As Dark Horse for Paris Olympics Claims US Track and Field Legend

British sprinter and record holder Zharnel Hughes selected as Dark Horse after recent Invitational win over other star sprinters

4 days ago

Noah Lyles’ Latest Record Fails To Impress US Track Legend: “Makes Himself Available a Lot”

Though Noah Lyles won gold at the Adidas Pro Atlanta Games and made a new American record, he was not able to win over a veteran sprinter.

4 days ago

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