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Dad I toppped, now it’s your turn: Daughter told Jhajharia

Kolkata: Javelin thrower Devendra Jhajharia has revealed that a “deal” with his six-year-old daughter propelled him to win a record second gold medal in the Paralympics. Jiya, who would accompany Jhajaria to training in Rajasthan, struck a deal with her father that if she topped in the lower kindergarten exam, he would have to win

PM, Sonia congratulate Jhajharia on record javelin throw

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Wednesday congratulated javelin thrower Devendra Jhajharia on winning a gold medal at the Paralympics. Modi in a statement said: “Congratulations to Devendra Jhajharia for the historic and well-deserved gold at the Paralympics. We are very proud of him.” Sonia Gandhi in a statement

Goel congratulates Jhajharia on winning gold at Rio Games

New Delhi: Sports Minister Vijay Goel today congratulated Devendra Jhajharia on his outstanding feat of winning the Gold medal in men’s javelin throw F46 event at the ongoing Rio Paralympics. In a message Goel said bettering his own world record to win gold in the Games shows exemplary dedication and determination of Devendra Jhajharia and

Paralympics: Javelin thrower Devendra Jhajharia wins gold

Rio de Janeiro: India’s Devendra Jhajharia bettered his own world record to win gold in the men’s javelin throw F46 event at the 2016 Rio Paralympics. Devendra won gold in the javelin event at the 2004 Athens Paralympics with a record throw of 62.15 metres, becoming only the second gold medalist at the Paralympics for