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May 26, 2018
Indian javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra finishes at sixth position in Diamond League SeriesThe 20-year-old Indian, the reigning Asian and Commonwealth Games champion, had shattered his own national record with a throw of 87.43m while finishing fourth in the first leg in Doha last month.
May 14, 2018
Asian Games 2018: Indian athletics contingent leave for Poland, Finland for preparation ahead of eventThis tour is part of the preparation of Asian Games where track and field athletes are expected to contribute a big chunk of medals for the country
May 09, 2018
Indian athletes are growing in self-belief and feeding off each other's success, says Rajyavardhan Singh RathoreA former champion shooter himself, Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore knows how lack of infrastructure can scuttle Olympic dreams and the Indian sports minister is determined to ensure his athletes get the best possible preparation for the Tokyo Games.
May 05, 2018
India's ace javelin-thrower Neeraj Chopra finishes fourth in Doha Diamond League, shatters own national recordNeeraj had the earlier national record of 86.48m when he won the gold at the 2016 World Junior Championships in Poland. That mark is also the existing world junior record.
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 02, 2018
Commonwealth Games gold medallist Neeraj Chopra aims to better his personal best at 2018 Asian Games in JakartaThe Commonwealth Games gold has given him the confidence and star javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra is now aiming to grab another yellow metal at the upcoming Asian Games
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 27, 2018
Neeraj Chopra recommended for Khel Ratna, Arjuna Award; PT Usha nominated for Dronacharya AwardNeeraj Chopra became only the fifth Indian athlete to have won a track and field gold medal at the Commonwealth Games after throwing 86.47m.
Apr 25, 2018
Haryana cancels Commonwealth Games 2018 award function after medallists threaten boycott over proposed prize money cut"Everyone is aware that Haryana gives highest award money. What we had said is that we will deduct the prize money that they get from their employer, in case of any, from the total reward money," state sports minister Anil Vij explained.
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.