Neeraj Chopra is an Indian track and field athlete who competes in javelin throw. He won the gold medal at the 2016 IAAF World U20 Championships in Bydgoszcz, Poland. he set the record at the world junior records.
He made his debut at the 2013 World Youth Championships in Donetsk, Ukraine. At the ongoing Tokyo Olympics 2020, Neeraj will act in the men’s javelin throw. The qualifying round will begin on August 4, 2021.
Neeraj Chopra was born on 24 December 1997 in Khandra, Panipat, Haryana, India. The Neeraj family now lives in Panipat, Haryana, India with his father Satish Kumar and his mother Saroj Devi. His school and graduation details will be updated soon.
He started his career with his talent and enthusiasm from his childhood, at the 2013 World Youth Championships in Donetsk, Ukraine he finished 19th in the 700 gram javelin throw and he was 66.75 m.
He then won a gold medal at the 2016 South Asian Games, where he threw a distance of 82.23m, equivalent to the Indian national record. Neeraj Chopra is currently coached by Gary Calvert, who later won a gold medal at the Asian Athletics Championships 2017, where he threw 85.23 meters.
At the 2018 Commonwealth Games, Neeraj showed his best performance in the men’s javelin throw at 86.47 meters. He is not only joined in an elite list of Indian athletes who won the gold medal on their debut Commonwealth Games.
Neeraj Chopra Biography
|Real Name||Neeraj Chopra|
|Date of Birth||24 December 1997|
|Age||21 (As of 2021)|
|Father Name||Satish Kumar|
|Mother Name||Saroj Devi|
|Educational Qualification||Yet to be Updated|
|School||Yet to be Updated|
|College||Yet to be Updated|
|Hobbies||Reading Books and Listening Music|
|Hometown||Khandra, Panipat, Haryana, India|
|Wife Name||Yet to be Updated|
|Current City||Panipat, Haryana, India|
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Neeraj Chopra as International Competitions
|2013||World Youth Championships||Donetsk, Ukraine||19th (q)||Javelin throw (700 g)||66.75 m|
|2015||Asian Championships||Wuhan, China||9th||Javelin throw||70.50 m|
|2016||South Asian Games||Guwahati, India||1st Gold||Javelin throw||82.23 m|
|Asian Junior Championships||Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam||2nd Silver||Javelin throw||77.60 m|
|World U20 Championships||Bydgoszcz, Poland||1st Gold||Javelin throw||86.48 m|
|2017||Asian Championships||Bhubaneswar, India||1st Gold||Javelin throw||85.23 m|
|World Championships||London, United Kingdom||15th (q)||Javelin throw||82.26 m|
|2018||Commonwealth Games||Gold Coast, Australia||1st||Javelin throw||86.47 m|
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