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India's middle and long-distance coach Nikolai Snesarev passes away

Mar 06, 2021 11:07 IST | By Editorji News Desk

India's middle and long-distance coach Nikolai Snesarev, credited for the success of women distance runners at the 2010 Asian Games and the Commonwealth Games in New Delhi, passed away in his room at the National Institute of Sports in Patiala on Friday. He was 72 years old. Tributes poured in for Snesarev as soon as the news of his sudden demise broke. From Union Minister for Youth Affairs and Sports Kiren Rijiju to PT Usha and Hima Das, all paid condolences to his family and the entire athletics fraternity.

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