Javelin Throw

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

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

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

Once a volleyball player, Odisha's Kishore Kumar Jena wins national javelin title

The decision to switch to javelin throw paid rich dividends as the 26-year-old from Puri won the men's final in the 3rd National Open Javelin Throw Championships at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium.

published on : 26th October 2021

After gold at Tokyo, Neeraj Chopra dreams of breaking Olympic record in javelin throw

The Olympic record stands at 90.57m set by Andreas Thorkildsen in Beijing 2008 and Neeraj said it would be great to add one more feather to his cap.

published on : 15th September 2021

Paralympic gold medallist javelin thrower Sumit Antil now eyes 2024 Paris Olympics

Sumit Antil, on Monday, bettered the previous world record of 62.88m, five times to win a gold medal at the Tokyo Paralympics.

published on : 31st August 2021

From one champion javelin thrower to another: Proud of you brother, Neeraj Chopra tells Sumit Antil

Sumit even competed against Neeraj Chopra and co at the Indian Grand Prix 3 in March.

published on : 31st August 2021

Devendra Jhajharia, Sundar Singh Gurjar win silver and bronze in Paralympics javelin throw F46

40-year-old Devendra Jhajharia, already India's greatest Paralympian after winning gold medals in the 2004 and 2016 Games, pulled off a new personal best throw of 64.35m for the silver.

published on : 30th August 2021

Randeep Hooda meets Olympics gold medalist Neeraj Chopra

Both Randeep Hooda and Neeraj Chopra hail from Haryana.

published on : 25th August 2021

My dream was to fulfill Milkha Singh's wish: Neeraj Chopra

The 23-year-old created history on Saturday as he became the first from the country to win a gold in track and field in the Olympics.

published on : 13th August 2021

Lessons from India’s Javelin gold

History was created last week when young Neeraj Chopra won the first Indian gold medal in athletics.

published on : 11th August 2021

Tokyo Olympics: With gold medal in his pocket, Neeraj Chopra now targets 90m throw

The 23-year-old son of a farmer from Khandra village near Panipat in Haryana produced a second-round throw of 87.58m in the finals to end India's 100-year wait for a track and field medal.

published on : 8th August 2021

Remember the name: Neeraj Chopra

23-Year-old javelin thrower creates history with India's first gold medal in athletics and becomes second individual gold medallist after Abhinav Bindra.

published on : 8th August 2021

Andhra Pradesh Governor, CM congratulate Neeraj Chopra and Bajrang Punia

Neeraj Chopra, on Saturday, August 7, 2021 by winning gold medal in men's javelin throw final became the first Indian to win a medal in track and field at the Olympics.

published on : 8th August 2021

Tokyo Olympics: Chennai Super Kings to award Rs 1 crore to gold medallist Neeraj Chopra

The IPL team will also be creating a special jersey with the number 8758 as a mark of respect to Neeraj Chopra.

published on : 8th August 2021
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