Javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra wins the first Gold medal for India at Tokyo Olympics 2020

New Delhi: Javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra wins the first Gold medal for India at Tokyo Olympics 2020; throw 87.58 meters in first attempt.

NEERAJ CHOPRA becomes India’s second-ever individual OLYMPIC GOLD MEDALLIST as he wins the men’s javelin throw final with an 87.58m throw. Chopra’s feat comes 13 years after shooter Abhinav Bindra won gold.

Javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra began his quest for a medal with a throw of 87.03 meters. He bettered it with the second throw of 87.58m