Neeraj Chopra

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Olympic Champion Neerai Chopra Achieves World Number 1 Ranking

Olympic Champion, Neeraj Chopra, made history by becoming the first Indian athlete to achieve the world number 1 ranking in the men's javelin discipline. This remarkable feat involved dethroning Anderson Peters from the coveted top spot, cementing Chopra's position as one of India's greatest track and field athletes of all time. Neeraj Chopra's journey to success began with his unforgettable gold medal victory at the 2021 Tokyo Olympics.

Tue, 23 May 2023 - 11:45 AM / by Varsha Joshi

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Neeraj Chopra Reacts To Wrestlers' Protest, Says "It Hurts"

Olympian and Gold medalist Neeraj Chopra expressed support to the wrestlers, who are protesting against the Wrestlers Federation of India (WFI) Chief.  Alleging WFI Chief Brij Bhushan Sahani of sexual harassment and assault, wrestlers like Babita Phogat, Barjang Punia and others staged a protest at Jantar-Mantar, demanding FIR and action against WFI President. Reacting to this, Chopra said, "It hurts me to see our athletes on the streets… read-more

Fri, 28 Apr 2023 - 10:29 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Neeraj Chopra, wrestlers protest, WFI Chairman, Jantar-Mantar, Sexual Harassment

Neeraj Chopra

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Neeraj Chopra Grooves On Bijilee Bijilee

Javelin gold medalist Neeraj Chopra is now going viral for his amazing dance, as he is grooving on Hardy Sandhu's "Bijilee Bijilee". At the red carpet at Indian Sports Honours event held in Mumbai, Chopra slayed in a three piece suit. His appearance is being appreciated by netizens and pictures are going viral. Now, Neeraj is being a star for his dance moves.

Sat, 25 Mar 2023 - 09:00 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Viral video, Neeraj Chopra, Dance video, Bijilee Bijilee, Red carpet

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Neeraj Chopra Creates History After Winning Diamond League Trophy 22

Indian athlete Neeraj Chopra once again created history, after he won the Diamond League Trophy in Javelin throw event. On September 8, the Tokyo Olympian secured the first position in the prestigious Diamon League finals, with 88.44 m throw. With this, he became the first Indian to secure the title and bring India trophy. Neeraj Chopra has been a star name in Indian sports in Olympic, Asian & Commonwealth Games.

Fri, 09 Sep 2022 - 01:05 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Neeraj Chopra, Diamond League Trophy, Javelin, Olympian, Gold Medalist

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Neeraj Chopra Bags Diamond League Meet Title With Historical 89.08m Throw

Neeraj Chopra, Tokyo Olympics gold medalist from India, won the Diamond League Meet title with his best throw of 89.08m. With this, Chopra becomes the first Indian to clinch the prestigious Diamond League Meet title. Chopra has been qualified for the finals which are scheduled to be conducted on September 7 and 8, and is also expected to take part in the 2023 World Championships.

Sat, 27 Aug 2022 - 09:59 AM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Javelin Throw, Neeraj Chopra, Diamond League Meet, Lausanne, Tokyo Olympics

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Neeraj Chopra To Participate In Lausanne Diamond League, Shares Tweet

After missing the Commonwealth Games 2022 due to injury, the Javelin star Neeraj Chopra is all set to take part in the Lausanne Diamond League Meeting. Taking to Twitter, the Olympic Gold medalist shared a photo with the caption, "Feeling strong and ready for Friday. Thanks for the support, everyone. See you in Lausanne! @athletissima." The Lausanne Diamond League is scheduled to be held on August… read-more

Wed, 24 Aug 2022 - 04:34 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Javelin Throw, Neeraj Chopra, Lausanne Diamond League Meeting, sports, Indian athlete, tournament

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Neeraj Chopra Pulls Out Of 2022 Commonwealth Games Due To Injury

According to the most recent sources, Neeraj Chopra, the gold medallist from the Tokyo Olympics, will not compete in the 2022 Commonwealth Games owing to an injury. Neeraj was India's greatest chance to win gold at the Birmingham Games, having most recently earned the silver medal at the World Athletics Championship 2022. At the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Neeraj earned the gold medal in the javelin throw competition.

Tue, 26 Jul 2022 - 01:13 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Neeraj Chopra, Commonwealth Games, injury, Javelin Throw, Tokyo Olympics

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Neeraj Chopra

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After World Championship, Neeraj Chopra To Participate In Commonwealth Games 2022

After the historic win at the World Championship, Javelin star Neeraj Chopra will be seen at the 2022 Commonwealth Games. The event scheduled from July 28 to August 8, will be held in  Birmingham, the United Kingdom. Chopra will be representing India in Men's Javelin event, scheduled on August 5. Furthermore, recently,… read-more

Mon, 25 Jul 2022 - 01:32 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Neeraj Chopra, Javelin Throw, Commonwealth Games 2022, Olympian, World Championship

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Celebrations for Neeraj Chopra

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Celebrations At Neeraj Chopra's Native Village After He Wins Silver Medal

After Neeraj Chopra created histroy, a wave of celebration was visible in Neeraj's village in Panipat, on July 24. His family members and neighbours gathered to celebrate Neeraj's silver medal at the World Championship. The villagers danced and celebrated. "We are very happy that his hard work has paid off. We… read-more

Sun, 24 Jul 2022 - 05:00 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Neeraj Chopra, celebrations, panipat, Javelin, Silver Medalist

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PM Modi, S Jaishankar & Others Congratulate Neeraj Chopra For Scripting Sports History

Neeraj Chopra won a silver medal with a throw of 88.13m at the World Athletics Championship finals, on July 23, and was praised for his performance. PM Narendra Modi, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar and other political leaders… read-more

Sun, 24 Jul 2022 - 11:52 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Neeraj Chopra, Men's Javelin, World Championship, PM Narendra Modi, S Jaishankar

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