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Javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra bags gold at Asian Games

Javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra bags gold at Asian Games

Javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra bags gold at Asian Games. Indian athlete Neeraj Chopra made the country proud on Monday as he clinched a gold medal in the men’s javelin throw event of the ongoing 18th edition of the Asian Games. The 20-year-old, who finished with a brilliant throw of 88.06m to make it to the top of the

India's star javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra strikes gold at French meet

India’s star javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra strikes gold at French meet

India’s star javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra comfortably won the gold at the Sotteville Athletics meet in France, beating a competitive field which included 2012 London Olympics gold-medallist Keshorn Walcott. Chopra’s throw of 85.17m put him way ahead of the field, including Moldova’s Andrian Mardare (81.48m) and Lithuania’s Edis Matusevicius (79.31m), who finished second and third

Davinder Kang, first Indian

Davinder Kang, first Indian to qualify Javelin throw finals

Davinder Kang, first Indian to qualify Javelin throw finals. Davinder Singh Kang created history on Thursday, as he became the first Indian athlete to make it to the final round of the javelin throw at the IAAF World Athletics Championships in London. Kang, who was competing in the qualification round of Group B yesterday, qualified for

25 Indian to Participate in World Athletics Championship

25 Indian to Participate in World Athletics Championship

The World Athletics Championships will begin today in which 25 Indian athletes are taking part. No Indian athlete will be in action today. It is widely expected that junior record holder javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra will win a medal for the country at the 10-day grand event.And if the 19-year-old Haryana athlete manages to clinch

Asian Athletics Championship India scripts history sports news

Asian Athletics Championship: India scripts history

Asian Athletics Championship India scripts history sports news. The Indian contingent continued their domination on the fourth and the final day of the competitions as they clinched five gold, one silver and three bronze to secure a historic tally and push powerhouse China to second place.  Hosts India, with 12 gold, five silver and 12 bronze