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Neeraj Chopra's diet plan revealed, likes to indulge in pani puri on cheat days

Diet plays a huge role in the life of an athlete and Tokyo Olympics gold medalist Neeraj Chopra is no different. The Indian, as per a report, tries to keep his body fat at 10% which is ideal for a javelin thrower, but requires a strict diet and plan to consistently maintain the levels.
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newsathletics19 days ago

World Athletics Championship 2022 | Neeraj Chopra appreciates Pakistan’s Arshad Nadeem’s fifth-place finish

At the conclusion of the World Athletics Championships 2022 in Oregon on Sunday, Indian javelin champion Neeraj Chopra was all love for his Pakistani rival Arshad Nadeem. Chopra won the silver medal with a throw of 88.13 meters, and Nadeem came in fifth with a good throw of 86.16m.
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newsathletics24 days ago

Neeraj Chopra eyes India’s first ever gold at World Athletics Championships 2022

Star javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra's competition will get underway on Friday. All the competitors will be divided into two groups and both will have a combined 32 javelin throwers; the top 12 from there will advance to Saturday's final event, which could see Chopra make history.
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newsathleticsa month ago

World Athletics Championships 2022 | Neeraj Chopra, Murali Sreeshankar and Avinash Sable brightest medal prospects

Neeraj Chopra will enter the World Championship with a billion aspirations for yet another historic outcome. It won't come as a surprise if long jumper Murali Sreeshankar makes history at the exhibition, which gets underway here on Friday. Chopra is grateful for this season's outstanding results.
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newsathleticsa month ago

World Athletics Championships 2022 | Chance for Neeraj Chopra to create history after Johannes Vetter pulls out

The chances of Neeraj Chopra winning a medal at the World Athletics Championships 2022 have increased manyfold, after Germany's javelin thrower Johannes Vetter pulled out from the meet. Vetter has the second biggest throw in the history of the sport and was tipped to win Tokyo 2020 Olympics gold.
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newsathletics2 months ago

Neeraj Chopra to compete at Kuortane Games 2022, gets ready for Diamong League

Neeraj Chopra, the gold medalist from the Tokyo Olympics, will compete for the 2nd time this week at the Kuortane Games 2022 in Finland. With a silver medal at the Paavo Nurmi Games, the 24-year-old Indian javelin thrower made a stunning comeback to competition after more than ten months.
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newsathletics2 months ago

CWG 2022 | AFI announces athletics squad, high jumper Tejaswin Shankar left out

On Thursday, the Athletics Federation of India (AFI) confirmed the Indian team for the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham. While several anticipated names were left off the list, long jumper Jeswin Aldrin and high jumper Tejaswin Shankar were notable absences, who missed the bus to CWG 2022.
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newsathletics2 months ago

WATCH | Neeraj Chopra comes close to breaching 90m mark, betters own national record

Ace India javelin thrower and Tokyo Olympics gold medalist Neeraj Chopra set a new national record in the event, with a throw of 89.30m, shattering his own distance of 88.07m, which he set last year in March. Chopra was participating in the Paavo Nurmi Games, his first competition in 10 months.
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newsathletics2 months ago

Neeraj Chopra believes sports science a necessity for any Indian athlete eyeing excellence

Neeraj Chopra feels that widespread acceptance of sports science would be critical for Indian athletes and for their pursuit of greatness and excellence in their domains. Chopra, who won a gold medal in javelin throw at Tokyo 2020, was speaking at National Centre for Sports Science and Research.
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newsathletics3 months ago

TOPS approve extension of training in Turkey for Neeraj Chopra

The Target Olympic Podium Scheme of the SAI has granted Olympic gold medalist Neeraj Chopra's request for financial help of INR 5.5 lakh for the continuation of his offseason workouts in Turkey. Chopra is currently training in Antalya at the Gloria Sports Arena, preparing for the CWG.
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