javelin throw

Class X student hit by javelin in Madhugiri; doctors operate surgery

The victim, Indresh from Jupiter Public School in the town, was sitting with his back to the thrower at the stadium.

published on : 29th August 2022

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

'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

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

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

Star Indian javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra looks abroad to better his best

Neeraj Chopra shot to fame when an 86.48M throw created history at the U-20 World Championships in Poland two years back.

published on : 21st April 2018

Neeraj Chopra becomes first Indian to win gold in javelin throw at CWG

The 20-year-old junior world champion had made the final after achieving the qualifying mark in his very first throw yesterday.

published on : 14th April 2018

Javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra sets new record at national athletics meet

Neeraj Chopra re-asserted his position as the best javelin thrower in the country by setting a new meet record on his way to the gold medal.

published on : 6th March 2018

Javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra suffers groin injury in Zurich Diamond League Finals 

Indian javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra suffered a groin injury while taking part in the prestigious Diamond League Meetings finals.

published on : 25th August 2017

Javelin thrower Rohit Yadav suspended for doping, will go for 'B' sample test

Javelin thrower Rohit Yadav has been provisionally suspended after he failed a dope test conducted by the NADA.

published on : 27th May 2017