Neeraj Chopra BioGraphy: Neeraj Chopra, who won India’s first gold medal in Javelin throw at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 in 2021. Subedar Neeraj Chopra VSM was born on 24 December 1997. He is an Indian track and field athlete. Apart from this, he is a Junior Commissioned Officer in the Indian Army. They compete in javelin throw. He broke his own national record by throwing the javelin at 88.07 meters in a single plow. He became the Olympic champion in the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 with a winning throw of 87.58 meters. Prior to this his best was the gold medal winning throw of 88.06m at the 2018 Asian Games and Commonwealth Games held in Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia. Neeraj Chopra was selected as the flag-bearer at India’s opening ceremony at the Asian Games. He was the first World U20 champion in his career to set a world U-20 record of 86.48m. Neeraj Chopra is the first Indian athlete to win a world title in track and field in Under-20s.
Neeraj Chopra BioGraphy
Subedar Neeraj Chopra VSM’s birth place is Khandra village, Panipat district, Haryana. He will be 24 years old in 2021. Neeraj Chopra’s father’s name is Satish Kumar. Neeraj Chopra’s mother’s name is Saroj Devi. Apart from this, Neeraj Chopra also has two sisters. Neeraj Chopra’s father is a farmer from Khandara, a small village in Panipat, while his mother is a housewife.
Neeraj Chopra Childhood
Neeraj Chopra’s weight had increased a lot in childhood due to his family’s affection. In such a situation, Neeraj Chopra started exercising to lose weight. Apart from this, his tendency towards sports also started increasing to reduce weight. Neeraj Chopra was very fond of Kabaddi in the beginning. There was no stadium in his village, so Neeraj Chopra started going to Shivaji Nagar Stadium in Panipat, 16-17 km away from the village to practice.
Neeraj Chopra Beginning
Neeraj Chopra had a friend named Jaiveer at Shivaji Nagar Stadium, who used to come there to practice Javelin Throw. One day in such a game, Jaiveer asked Neeraj Chopra to throw the javelin. When Neeraj Chopra threw the javelin, Jaiveer was very impressed with him and advised Neeraj Chopra to practice javelin throwing. Neeraj Chopra liked his friend’s point of view, but the problem in front of him was that his weight was 80 kg. In such a situation, Neeraj Chopra lost 20 kg in just two months to try his hand at javelin throw.
After losing weight, Neeraj Chopra had the problem of buying javelin (spear). Actually at that time a good quality javelin used to cost more than one lakh rupees, which was difficult for his family to buy. In such a situation, Neeraj Chopra bought a javelin for 6-7 thousand rupees and started practicing with it. After this Neeraj Chopra practiced javelin throw for 7-7 hours a day. This is how Neeraj Chopra became a great javelin thrower.
|Neeraj Chopra BioGraphy|
|Real Name||Subedar Neeraj Chopra VSM|
|Age||24 Year Old|
|Date Of Birth||24 December 1997|
|Birth Place||Khandra village, Panipat district, Haryana|
|Sport||Track and field|
|Coached by||Uwe Hohn|
|Residence||Khandra village, Panipat district, Haryana|
|Neeraj Chopra BioGraphy Family|
|Girl Friend name||Yet Not|
|Best Friend name||Don’t know|
|Neeraj Chopra Education|
|College name||DAV College, Chandigarh|
|Qualification||Bachelor in BA|
|Neeraj Chopra Physical Status|
|Height||5 feet 10 inches|
|Shoe Size||8 UK Approx|
|Chest Size||38 approx|
|Biceps Size||32 approx|
|Waist Size||35 approx|
|Neeraj Chopra Achievements & Title|
|Personal best(s)||88.07 (2021) NR|
|Neeraj Chopra Relationship Status|
|Are you married ?||No|
|Is he Gay||No|
|Girl Friend Name||Yet not|
|Wife Name||Yet not|
|Neeraj Chopra Social Network|
|Neeraj Chopra Military career|
|Years of service||2016–present|
|Awards||Vishisht Seva Medal|
Neeraj Chopra Career Highlight
1. In 2012, at the Under-16 National Junior Championships in Lucknow, he set a record with a throw of 68.46 meters and won a gold medal.
2. In 2013 finished second in the National Youth Championship and made it to the IAAF World Youth Championship to be held in Ukraine.
3. In 2015, at the Inter-University Championship, he won the age group record with a throw of 81.04 meters.
4. In 2016, Neeraj did wonders when he set a new record by throwing 86.48 meters javelin in the Junior World Championships and set a world record and captured the gold medal.
5. In the 2016 South Asian Games, he won the gold medal in the first round with a throw of 82.23 meters.
6. In the 2018 Commonwealth Games held in Gold Coast, he won another gold medal by throwing 86.47m javelin.
7. In 2018 itself, Jakarta threw 88.06 meters javelin and once again brought India’s name to fame by winning the gold medal.
Neeraj Chopra Personal life
Neeraj Chopra is currently single. He doesn’t have any girlfriend yet.
Neeraj Chopra Net Worth
According to sources, Subedar Neeraj Chopra VSM net worth is around $5 million. However, he has not yet confirmed this.
Neeraj Chopra Medal Record
|In Olympic Games||Gold medal – first place 2020 Tokyo Javelin throw|
|In Asian Games||Gold medal – first place 2018 Jakarta Javelin throw|
|In Commonwealth Games||Gold medal – first place 2018 Gold Coast Javelin throw|
|In Asian Championships||Gold medal – first place 2017 Bhubaneshwar Javelin throw|
|In South Asian Games||Gold medal – first place 2016 Guwahati/Shillong Javelin throw|
|In World Junior Championships||Gold medal – first place 2016 Bydgoszcz Javelin throw|
|In Asian Junior Championships||Silver medal – second place and Golden 2016 Ho Chi Minh City Javelin throw|
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Ans : No, He is still signal.
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Ans :Neeraj Chopra’s ranking is 4th in the whole world.
Ques: Is Neeraj Chopra in army?
Ans :He is an Indian Army soldier. His rank is VSM.
Ques: How much money did Neeraj Chopra get from the Indian government after winning the Tokyo Summer Olympics gold medal?
Ans : ₹75 lakh (US$110,000) from the Government of India. And ₹6 crore (US$840,000) from the Government of Haryana.
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