Breaking News :

Neeraj Chopra claims gold at Sotteville Athletics

7/18/2018

New Delhi, India's javelin-thrower Neeraj Chopra clinched gold at the Sotteville Athletics meet in France on Tuesday. Chopra's throw with a distance of 85.17 m was enough to surpass Moldova's Andrian Mardare who had a throw of 81.48m distance. Andrian Mardare was 2012 Olympic champion from Trinidad & Tobago, Keshor Walcott, and his best throw was 78.26 m. Chopra, the 20-year-old first made heads roll when he set a juniorworld record in 2016. He won gold at the World Under-20 Athletics Championship with a throw of 86.48m. Chopra's next big test will be at the Asian Games next month in Indonesia.

Opinions expressed in the comments are not reflective of Central Chronicle. Comments are moderated automatically.

Related Posts