In pictures: 22nd edition of the Asian Athletics Championship

It is scheduled to be held from 6 July to 9 July 2017 at the Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar, around 800 athletes from 45 countries are set to attend the event.
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Kuwaiti runner R Alzofairi reacts after competing in the men's 800m to win gold on the final day of the 22nd Asian Athletics Championships at Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar on July 9, 2017.
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Kazakhstan's Viktoriya Zyabkin celebrates after winning the Gold Medal, as Kazakhstan's Olga Safronova places second, in women's 100m event during the second day of the 22nd Asian Athletics Championships at Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar on July 7, 2017.
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India's women's 4 x 400m relay team celebrates placing first during the final day of the 22nd Asian Athletics Championships on July 9, 2017 at Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar.
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Vietnam's Thi Nguyen (C) competes in the women's 400m Hurdles to win Gold Medal, during the third day of the 22nd Asian Athletics Championships at Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar on July 8, 2017.
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Flagbearers march during the closing ceremonies of the 22nd Asian Athletics Championships on July 9, 2017 at Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar.
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India's Nayana James competes in the women's Long Jump during the first day of the 22nd Asian Athletics Championships on July 6, 2017 at Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar. India's Nayana James placed third in the the women's Long Jump during the 22nd Asian Athletics Championships on July 6.
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India's Neeraj Chopra competes during the javelin throw during the final day of the 22nd Asian Athletics Championships on July 9, 2017 at Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar.
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China's Ding Bangchao participate in the men's Pole Vault event during the first day of the 22nd Asian Athletics Championships on July 6, 2017 at Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar. China's Ding Bangchao placed first in the men's Pole Vault event during the 22nd Asian Athletics Championships on July 6.
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Kuwait's athletes Aalmandeel (R) and Yaqoub Alyouh celebrate after winning the gold and the silver medal respectively in the men's 110m hurdles event during the third day of the 22nd Asian Athletics Championships at Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar on July 8, 2017.
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Dancers perform as fireworks explode over Kalinga Stadium during the closing ceremonies of the 22nd Asian Athletics Championships on July 9, 2017 in Bhubaneswar.