Javelin Throw(Search results - 13)
Beyond NewsAug 10, 2021, 8:45 AM IST
Neeraj Chopra Exclusive: 'My gold medal will silence those who said India can't win in athletics events'
Neeraj Chopra is today a household name in India. The Javelin thrower is yet to fully come to terms with the magnitude of his achievement at the Tokyo Olympics. He spoke exclusively to Asianet News.
Other SportsOct 6, 2019, 12:12 PM IST
World Athletics Championships: India ends campaign in Doha, fails to win any medal
Laggards at the world stage, the 27-member Indian team was not expected to win any medal but it performed better than expected in this world championships in Doha with three finalists — in mixed 4x400m relay, men's 3000m steeplechase and women's javelin throw
IndiaAug 29, 2019, 6:28 PM IST
National Sports Day: Paralympic winner Deepa Malik receives Khel Ratna award
Deepa Malik became the second para-athlete after double Paralympic gold medallist javelin thrower Devendra Jhajharia, who received the recognition in 2017, to have won the prestigious Khel Ratna award.
Other SportsSep 5, 2018, 8:27 PM IST
When Asian Games showcased India-Pakistan-China bonhomie (and nation's triumph over 'hostile' neighbours)
In the backdrop of the existing diplomatic equations between the three countries, India standing above China and Pakistan and later, the friendliness, seemed significant
Other SportsAug 31, 2018, 1:56 PM IST
Asian Games champion Neeraj Chopra narrowly misses bronze at Diamond League Final
Neeraj’s best throw in the competition was 85.73m. Being at the third place till the fifth round, the Indian was edged out in the sixth and final attempt by Germany’s Olympic champion Thomas Rohler who hurled the javelin to a distance of 85.76m
SportsAug 28, 2018, 6:38 PM IST
Asian Games 2018: Pakistan athlete speaks of his love for India, wants to emulate Neeraj Chopra
Neeraj won gold in javelin throw at the Asian Games. Nadeem had to settle for bronze.
Other SportsAug 28, 2018, 3:08 PM IST
Neeraj Chopra's commanding Asian Games show proves Olympic medal is now a distinct possibility
When Chopra won the gold at Carrara Stadium in Gold Coast, he became the third man to win gold for India in Commonwealth Games athletics after sprinter Milkha Singh in 1958 and discus thrower Vikas Gowda in 2014
Other SportsAug 27, 2018, 8:30 PM IST
Asian Games 2018: Nation’s golden boy Neeraj Chopra steals show on Day 9; Saina Nehwal settles for bronze
Apart from Neeraj’s glittering golden effort, India had three silver from athletics. Sudha Singh (women’s 3000 steeplechase), Neena Varakil (women’s long jump) and Dharun Ayyasamy (men’s 400m hurdles) bagged silver
Other SportsAug 27, 2018, 6:53 PM IST
Asian Games 2018: Nation stands tall in Indonesia as Neeraj Chopra dazzles to win javelin gold
Neeraj has been exceptional in his sport. This year alone he had claimed three gold medals (Commonwealth Games, Sotteville Athletics Meet, Savo Games) before going to Jakarta. Now, a fourth yellow metal has come his way. This is the biggest achievement in his senior career
Other SportsJul 18, 2018, 6:39 PM IST
Ace javelin-thrower Neeraj Chopra beats former Olympic gold medallist to win Sotteville Athletics Meet
The 20-year-old Chopra grabbed the top spot with a throw of 85.17m. He beat the field of competitors, which also included 2012 London Olympics gold medallist Keshorn Walcott of Trinidad and Tobago