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May 04, 2018
World Champion Johannes Vetter predicts Indian javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra will throw close to 90m this yearAfter winning gold at Gold Coast Games with his second career-best throw of 86.47m, the 20-year-old Neeraj has said that he would like to join the '90m club' soon.
May 01, 2018
Neeraj Chopra sets sights on breaking India's Olympic track-and-field duck at Tokyo Games in 2020"The main aim is to win an Olympic medal. I can’t even imagine what that would mean to track-and-field in the country," said Neeraj Chopra.
Apr 19, 2018
Doha Diamond League: After winning CWG gold, Neeraj Chopra to compete in season-opening leg of seriesLast year, Neeraj had taken part in three legs of the Diamond League series and accumulated six points to end at eighth place in the overall rankings.
Apr 17, 2018
How does Neeraj Chopra know what's good for him: AFI chief hits out at javelin thrower for training in GermanyNeeraj Chopra achieved the medal under German coach Werner Daniels, but it looks like the association might come to an end due to Athletics Federation of India.
Apr 15, 2018
Commonwealth Games 2018: Neeraj Chopra throws 86.47m, proves Indian track and field has bright future aheadIndian athletics has remained devoid of superstars since PT Usha's exit. So Neeraj Chopra's exploits at the Under-20 World Championship in 2016 captured the imagination of the nation.
Apr 14, 2018
Commonwealth Games 2018: Neeraj Chopra collects first CWG javelin gold for India with season's best throwNeeraj Chopra on Saturday became the first Indian javelin thrower to claim a gold medal at the Commonwealth Games (CWG), pulling off a season's best effort of 86.47m in the final at Gold Coast.
Mar 27, 2018
Commonwealth Games 2018: With tweaked action, Neeraj Chopra looks to justify 'once-in-a-generation-talent' tagNeeraj Chopra may be touted as one of the country's best hopes in athletics at the moment, but he vividly remembers the time he was anything but athletic. ‘Mota (fat),’ is how Chopra chooses to describe himself back then.
Mar 22, 2018
Commonwealth Games 2018: Neeraj Chopra, among India's top medal contenders, poised for success at Gold CoastChopra should now focus on making his Commonwealth Games debut memorable. This is not a small platform and a strong performance here could just be the start of his preparation in earnest for a medal at the Tokyo Olympics two years down the road.
Mar 11, 2018
Commonwealth Games 2018: Javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra set for CWG debut as AFI names 31-member Indian athletics teamThe Athletics Federation of India (AFI) on Saturday named a 31-member Indian track and field team (18 men and 13 women) for the upcoming Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast.
Feb 28, 2018
Javelin thrower Davinder Singh Kang provisionally suspended after failing dope test, faces four-year banKang's dope failure was intimated to the AFI by the IAAF and his name was removed from the starting line-up of men's javelin throw at the Indian Grand Prix.