Tag: Javelin Star Neeraj Chopra
[New Delhi]Javelin Star Neeraj Chopra Strikes Gold at French Meet.20 Years Old Neeraj Hails from Panipat
India’s star javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra comfortably won the gold at the Sotteville Athletics meet in France, beating a competitive field which included 2012 London Olympics gold-medallist Keshorn Walcott.
Chopra’s throw of 85.17m put him way ahead of the field, including Moldova’s Andrian Mardare (81.48m) and Lithuania’s Edis Matusevicius (79.31m), who finished second and third respectively.
Waclott of Trinidad and Tobago came up with a throw of 78.26m, which was only enough for fifth place.