Neeraj Chopra

Param Vishisht Seva Medal and Padma Shri for Olympic champion Subedar Neeraj Chopra

In a Twitter post, Chopra said he is humbled and honoured to know that he has been named as a recipient of the Padma Shri award and the Param Vishisht Seva Medal.

published on : 25th January 2022

Karnataka govt may ask Neeraj Chopra’s coach to train its young, budding athletes

The last date for athletes and coaches to apply is January 30.

published on : 16th January 2022

Star athlete Neeraj Chopra turns angel investor, joins funding round of influencer marketing startup

A statement from the startup said that Chopra invested in a 'strategic round' which saw the company raise USD 1 million (about Rs 7.4 crore) from a clutch of investors.

published on : 6th 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

2021: The Year of the Mask, raging inequality, Neeraj Chopra and Fahadh Faasil

The year will also be remembered as the one in which Prime Minister Narendra Modi decided to yield to the protesting farmers who held firm in their demands during the raging pandemic...

published on : 30th December 2021

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

Neeraj Chopra grows into a colossus with elusive track and field Olympic gold

Son of a farmer, a strapping Neeraj, who turned 24 on Friday, immortalised his name in Indian sports history with his gold-winning throw of 87.58m on August 7, the penultimate day of the showpiece.

published on : 25th December 2021

Neeraj Chopra to remain abroad till Worlds

AFI chief says Olympic champion will train and compete overseas to avoid travel risk

published on : 21st December 2021

Neeraj Chopra launches outreach programme, interacts with students from 75 schools

He drew applause when, in response to what his favourite food is, he described how he liked to cook vegetable biryani, without making it spicy, and have it with curd.

published on : 4th December 2021

Neeraj Chopra set to fly out on Sunday for training at Chula Vista in US

According to the Sports Authority of India, Neeraj would fly out of the country on December 5 and the cost of the tour would be around Rs 47 lakh.

published on : 4th December 2021
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