Wednesday, November 30, 2022

Neeraj Chopra

PM Modi declares 36th National Games open

The 36th National Games was inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi at a glittering opening ceremony here on Thursday evening in the presence of over 100,000 ecstatic spectators.In keeping with the Olympic convention, but with a modern twist, Gujarat’s...

Neeraj Chopra celebrates successful season with his javelin in Switzerland

Having ended his international season with the Trophy in the Zurich Diamond League here, Olympic gold medallist Neeraj Chopra is celebrating his triumph in Switzerland with adventure sports like skydiving and jetboating on the menu.Chopra, who is currently vacationing...

Neeraj wins first Diamond League title

Olympic gold medallist javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra on Thursday achieved yet another historic feat as he became the first Indian to win the prestigious Diamond League Finals title here. Chopra began with a foul but jumped to the top...

Neeraj starts as favourite in Diamond League

Another historic feat awaits Olympic champion javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra as he will start as favourite in the prestigious Diamond League Finals here on Thursday.Chopra had made a spectacular return from a one-month injury lay-off by winning the Lausanne...

Neeraj Chopra becomes first Indian to win Diamond League

I want to see more Indians doing well in top global events: Neeraj Olympic champion javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra believes India is “gradually” making a mark at the global stage of track and field and foresees a bright future for...

First open Javelin throw championship in Dimapur

The First State Open Javelin Throw Championship was held at Government Higher Secondary School ground (GHSS), United Colony, Dimapur, on Saturday. The championship was organised by Dimapur Athletics to commemorate the gold medal won by Neeraj Chopra in Tokyo...

CWG: Chopra disappointed for losing opportunity to be India’s flag-bearer

Ace India javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra has said he is hurt about not being able to defend his Commonwealth Games gold, adding he is especially disappointed about losing out on the opportunity to be India’s flag-bearer at the opening...

Sindhu named India’s flagbearer for CWG

Double Olympic medallist badminton ace PV Sindhu was on Wednesday named flagbearer of the Indian contingent for the opening ceremony of the Commonwealth Games to be held here on Thursday.Olympic champion Neeraj Chopra, who was also the defending champion...

Neeraj to miss CWG due to injury

Javelin throw star Neeraj Chopra is all set to miss his title defence at Commonwealth Games 2022 due to an injury concern. Neeraj had won the gold at the 2018 CWG in Gold Coast and followed that up with...

World Athletics: Neeraj wins silver

Tokyo 2020 Olympics javelin throw champion Neeraj Chopra clinched the silver medal at the World Athletics Championships 2022 here on Saturday to end India’s 19-year-long wait for a medal at the worlds.This was India’s second medal at the World...