Javelin

Injury forces javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra to skip CWG 

Javelin star likely to undergo rehabilitation process in Europe, hopeful of recovering in time for Lausanne Diamond League  

published on : 27th July 2022

Neeraj Chopra pulls out of Birmingham CWG due to injury

Chopra had won a historic silver medal at the World Athletics Championship in Eugene on Sunday and suffered a strain in his groin during the competition.

published on : 26th July 2022

Klaus work: Keeping Neeraj relaxed and focus on fitness

German coach Klaus Bartonietz says Olympic champion's mental and physical preparation helped him overcome early jitters and clinch silver at World Championships.

published on : 24th July 2022

'I will take it': Neeraj Chopra celebrates Silver medal win at World Athletics Championships 2022

The reigning Olympic champion admitted that his comeback from outside medal position midway into the final was 'challenging'.

published on : 24th July 2022

With his back against the wall, Neeraj finds silver lining at World Championships

The 24-year-old Chopra, who had come into the showpiece as a hot medal favourite, produced a best throw of 88.13m to finish second.

published on : 24th July 2022

Javelin thrower Annu Rani finishes seventh in World Championships

Competing in her second consecutive final in the showpiece, Rani achieved her best of the day in her second attempt but failed to cross the 60m mark in other five throws on Friday.

published on : 23rd July 2022

Javelin thrower Annu Rani qualifies for final World Athletics Championships

Annu Rani, India’s top woman javelin thrower, managed to secure a place in the final of the World Athletics Championships on Friday (early Saturday India time).

published on : 22nd July 2022

Neeraj Chopra qualifies for World Championships final with 88.39m javelin throw 

The 24-year-old Indian, a hot favourite for a medal, opened the men's javelin throw Group A qualification round and sent his spear to 88.39m for his third career-best throw.

published on : 22nd July 2022

Javelin thrower Annu Rani qualifies for second straight World Championships finals

Annu was on the verge of ending her campaign after starting with a foul throw and 55.35m in her second try but sent her spear to 40cm short of 60m in her third and final attempt on the fifth day.

published on : 21st July 2022

On your marks, get set for Neeraj Chopra

Olympic javelin gold medallist is in a relaxed mind frame ahead of the Worlds that begins in Eugene from Friday

published on : 14th July 2022

Johannes Vetter to miss World Athletics Championships due to shoulder injury

The exit of Vetter means Neeraj Chopra has a better chance to win a gold medal as he has been improving himself after his Olympic gold.

published on : 7th July 2022

Neeraj Chopra in pursuit of perfection after personal best in Stockholm

First throws are turning out to be diamonds for Neeraj Chopra. Perfection is what he is aiming for whenever he throws that spear in a competition.

published on : 2nd July 2022

 Neeraj Chopra confident of breaching 90m this year; not thinking about going into Worlds

The 24-year-old, Olympic champion javelin thrower is within touching distance of the coveted 90m mark, considered the gold standard in the world of javelin throw.

published on : 1st July 2022

Chopra allays injury fears, looking forward to opening Diamond League season on June 30

"Tough conditions with the weather, but happy to get my first win of the season here at Kuortane," Chopra wrote in an Instagram post.

published on : 19th June 2022

Dhanalakshmi pips Hima to gold in 200m

However, it was 20-year-old Jeswin who overshadowed the 26-year-old by coming agonisingly close to the national record of 8.26m.

published on : 14th March 2022

Top javelin thrower provisionally suspended for doping?

Though SAI extended the national camp to March 31 recently, surprisingly, the name of the thrower was missing from the list.

published on : 18th January 2022

Contract of Neeraj Chopra's coach Klaus Bartonietz extended till 2024 Paris Olympics: AFI 

After winning the historic Olympic gold in Tokyo, javelin thrower Chopra had expressed a desire to continue to train with the German biomechanical expert.

published on : 2nd January 2022

Breaching 90m will put me in list of world's best throwers: Javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra

The 24-year-old is confident that the mark is around the corner and certain tweaks in his technique will help him achieve his goal.

published on : 30th December 2021

Post vacation, Neeraj Chopra's coach Klaus Bartonietz gets down to business

After enjoying a bit of a downtime in his native Germany, coach Klaus Bartonietz is back to the drawing board, coming up with plans to ensure Neeraj Chopra is fit and ready for a loaded 2022 season.

published on : 24th November 2021

CSK felicitates Neeraj Chopra, presents him Rs 1 crore

Chennai Super Kings also presented a special jersey with the number 8758, highlighting his gold medal-winning effort of 87.58m, as a mark of respect to Chopra.

published on : 31st October 2021
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