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Neeraj Chopra

National Sports Awards 2021: Neeraj Chopra, Mithali Raj Among Stars Honoured By President Ram Nath Kovind

Nov 13, 2021 PTI

An unprecedented 12 sportspersons were presented with India's highest sporting honour, the Major Dhyan Chand Khel Ratna.

Tokyo 2020 Champion Neeraj Chopra On Biopic: Let Me Win More Medals, Movie Will Be Hit Then

Nov 11, 2021 PTI

Neeraj Chopra became an overnight sensation after he claimed javelin gold at the Tokyo Olympics to end India's 100-year wait for a track and field medal in the Olympics.


Chennai Super Kings Felicitate Olympic Champion Neeraj Chopra With Special Jersey

Neeraj Chopra joined shooter Abhinav Bindra as only the second Indian individual gold medallist at the Olympics.

National Sports Awards: Neeraj Chopra, Lovlina Borgohain, Sunil Chhetri Recommended For Khel Ratna

Oct 27, 2021 PTI

PR Sreejesh, Mithali Raj, Pramod Bhagat, Sumit Antil, Avani Lekhara, Krishna Nagar and M Narwal were also recommended for the Major Dhyanchand Khel Ratna by the selection committee.


Neeraj Chopra’s Tokyo Olympic Gold Medal-Winning Javelin Fetches Rs 1.5cr In E-Auction

As many as 1348 mementos went under the hammer and the proceeds will go to the Namami Gange Mission.

02 October, 2021

Neeraj Chopra Woos Fans With His Javelin Throw Skills, Underwater - WATCH

Koushik Paul

Tokyo Olympics champion Neeraj Chopra has a busy 2022 ahead with Commonwealth Games, Asian Games and World Championships fast approaching.


23 September, 2021

Puppy Love! Abhinav Bindra Gifts Neeraj Chopra 'Tokyo', Inspires Athletics Golden Boy For 'Paris'

Koushik Paul

Beijing 2008 gold medallist shooter Abhinav Bindra presented Tokyo Olympics javelin champion, Neeraj Chopra, a golden retriever named 'Tokyo'.


18 September, 2021

Can Sprinter Dutee Chand Ever Win An Olympic Medal? Anju Bobby George Talks About Her Chances

Koushik Paul

She may be one of the fastest in India but Dutee Chand has never impressed at the Olympic level. Is it stage fright or just average performance?


16 September, 2021

Tokyo 2020 Champion Neeraj Chopra Wants To Break Olympic Record In Javelin

PTI

Neeraj, who clinched the historic gold with a throw of 87.58m at the Tokyo Olympics, was on his maiden trip to Kolkata.


16 September, 2021

KBC 13: Neeraj Chopra Teaches Amitabh Bachchan How To Recite Bollywood Dialogues In Haryanvi, Watch Video

Outlook Web Bureau

In a promo video dropped by Sony's official handle, Neeraj and Sreejesh will also be seen giving Haryanvi lessons to Big B.


14 September, 2021

Olympic Gold Medallist Neeraj Chopra’s Success Lies In His Genes: Scientists

Jeevan Prakash Sharma

Chopra belongs to the community of Rors, a Hindu community, from Haryana. The Rors were considered descendants of Maratha soldiers who settled in Haryana after being defeated in the Third Battle of Panipat in 1761. Genetic scientists have found that the Rors have a very unique and distinctive ancestry among the Indian population and they have no ancestral link with Marathas or any other castes and communities.


13 September, 2021

Neeraj Chopra's Coach Uwe Hohn Sacked; AFI 'Not Happy' With German Javelin Throw Legend

PTI

Hohn was appointed as chief coach in November 2017 for one year to train the likes of Olympic champion Neeraj Chopra and two other Tokyo Olympians


11 September, 2021

Neeraj Chopra Fulfills Another Dream After Tokyo Olympics Gold - Here's How!

Outlook Web Bureau

For the first time in their lives, Neeraj Chopra's parents boarded a flight with their Olympic champion son


08 September, 2021

Devendra Jhajharia, Venkatesh Prasad, L Sarita Devi Named In National Sports Awards Selection Committee

PTI

This year's awards were delayed after the government decided to wait for India’s performance at both the Olympics and Paralympics in Tokyo


05 September, 2021

Happy Teachers’ Day 2021: Five Coaches Who Made Difference For India At Tokyo Olympics

Outlook Web Bureau

On Teacher’s Day, we look at coaches who helped India to a record haul at 2020 Tokyo Olympics


27 August, 2021

Neeraj Chopra Felicitated By Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, Renames Army Stadium After Tokyo Olympic Gold Medallist

PTI

Rajnath also re-named the Army Sports Institute Stadium after Neeraj Chopra, who bagged the country’s first gold in athletics at Tokyo Olympics


27 August, 2021

Neeraj Chopra Not Able To Resume Training After Tokyo Olympics, 2021 Season Ends With 'Bout Of Illness'

PTI

Chopra, who had ended India's 100-year wait for a track and field medal in the Olympics with a gold medal at Tokyo, has been on a busy schedule since his return to the country, leaving him exhausted


26 August, 2021

Neeraj Chopra Clarifies Javelin Controversy At Tokyo Olympics, Pakistan's Arshad Nadeem 'Not At Fault', Says Champion

PTI

Neeraj Chopra clarified all javelins, even personal ones, used in a competition are available to every body


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Congress leader Rahul Gandhi arrives at Parliament during its Winter Session, in New Delhi.

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Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar during the Winter Session of Parliament, in New Delhi.

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Union Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal with Parliamentary Affairs Minister Pralhad Joshi during the Winter Session of Parliament, in New Delhi.

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Congress leader Anand Sharma interacts with AAP MP Sanjay Singh, during the Winter Session of Parliament, in New Delhi.

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TMC MP Nusrat Jahan during the Winter Session of Parliament, in New Delhi.

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