Neeraj Chopra Track and Field Athlete
Neeraj Chopra is an Indian track and field athlete, defending Olympic champion, World Championship silver medalist and Javelin Diamond League champion. He is the first Asian athlete to win an Olympic gold medal in the men's javelin.
Chopra made a comeback on June 14, 2022, setting a new national record of 89.3 million at the Pavon Nurmi Games in Turku, Finland. On June 30, 2022, he broke his personal national record of 89.3 million and reached 89.94 million in the 2022 Stockholm Diamond League in Sweden.
Chopra won a silver medal in the 88.13m long jump at the 2022 World Championships in Athletics on July 23, 2022,
At the 2018 World Continental Cup, he finished sixth in the javelin. He won first place in the World U20 Championship in 2016. He also won the designated champion in 2017, the 2018 Asian Games and the 2018 Commonwealth Games.
Based on this year's current rankings, he ranks fourth in javelin throwing and 107th overall.
He has won numerous medals. In 2021, he won a gold medal at the National Junior Championships. 2013 National Youth Championship Silver Medalist. In 2017, she won a silver medal at the Asian Youth Championships and a gold medal at the designated track and field championships.
He won a gold medal at the 2018 Asian Games. He was also nominated for the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award, currently known as the Major Dhyanchand Khel Ratna Award. He also received the Arjuna Award in 2018. He also holds the Indian national record of 88.07. Neeraj Chopra has a net worth of between $1 and $5 million.
2017 Asian Athletics Championships Gold Medalist
He is the 2018 Asian Games gold medalist.
(2018) Arjuna Awards
He also received the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award.