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Fauja Singh calls it a day-only for full marathons!

April 23rd, 2012 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 23 (IANS) The oldest marathon runner in the world, Britain-based Fauja Singh, has ended on a high at the ripe age of 101 years - but that is ... Read more...

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At 101, Fauja Singh still running!

April 1st, 2012 - 5:08 pm ICT by IANS
London/Chandigarh, April 1 (IANS) As he turned a memorable 101-years-old Sunday, Sikh marathoner Fauja Singh did not have his birthday celebrations on his mind at his London home. Instead, ... Read more...

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Fauja Singh’s coach, family fume at ‘political misuse’

January 25th, 2012 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 25 (IANS) Punjab's new party with a difference, People's Party of Punjab (PPP), has landed itself in trouble with the coach and family of 100-year-old marathoner Fauja Singh ... Read more...

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What Guinness? My job is to run: 100-year-old Fauja Singh (Interview) (With images)

January 4th, 2012 - 2:47 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 4 (IANS) His marathons at the ripe old age of 100 may not have been recognised by Guinness World Records on technical grounds, but Punjab-born British citizen ... Read more...

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At 100, Sikh marathoner yearns to read biography (With Image)

July 8th, 2011 - 12:38 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 8 (IANS) At the ripe old age of 100, iconic Sikh marathoner Fauja Singh has one regret. He yearns to read his biography but cannot - he ... Read more...

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Oldest half marathoner wants to run till end

January 21st, 2011 - 1:07 pm ICT by IANS
By Jaideep Sarin Jalandhar (Punjab), Jan 21 (IANS) His fellow villagers remember him as always running "from one place to another". But 99-year-old Fauja Singh, once a farmer in Punjab who now ... Read more...

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Sikh marathon walker honoured by British minister

April 28th, 2008 - 7:46 pm ICT by admin
London, April 28 (IANS) A Sikh community leader in London who will set off on a 700-km walk this summer to raise funds for research into diseases of the bowel has been ... Read more...

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