Neeraj's javelin, hockey stick gifted by women's team up for grabs in e-auction of PM Modi's gifts, mementos
The third edition of the e-auction of gifts presented to PM Modi is being held from September 17 to October 7 through the web portal https://pmmementos.gov.in.
Javelin thrower Sumit Antil and shooter Avani Lekhara's names have been recommended for Arjuna Award.
Sumit Antil has credited Olympic gold medallist Neeraj Chopra for his achievements in the ongoing Tokyo Paralympics.
Sumit Antil clarified that he never said that he wants to participate in the Paris 2024 Olympics as his focus remains on touching the 80m mark.
Sumit Antil, on Monday, bettered the previous world record of 62.88m, five times to win a gold medal at the Tokyo Paralympics.
Sumit even competed against Neeraj Chopra and co at the Indian Grand Prix 3 in March.
Naval Singh, the coach of javelin thrower Sumit Antil, has said the athlete promised him he'll return with a gold medal from the Tokyo Paralympics.
As javelin thrower Sumit Antil clinched India's second gold at the ongoing Paralympics, shattering the men's F64 category world record, Modi said the country is proud of him.
Sumit Antil shattered the men's F64 category world record multiple times in a stunning Games debut performance of 68.55m.
Tokyo Paralympics: Absolutely astonishing display of strength, says Abhinav Bindra as Sumit Antil wins gold
Abhinav Bindra congratulated javelin thrower Sumit Antil for winning a gold medal at the ongoing Tokyo Paralympics.
Javelin thrower Sumit Antil clinches India's second gold in Paralympics with stunning world record show
Javelin thrower Sumit Antil clinched India's second gold at the ongoing Paralympics, shattering the men's F64 category world record multiple times.