Neeraj Chopra participated in the World Athletics Championships 2023 and won the gold medal in the men's javelin throw event

He threw the javelin 88.17 meters

which was a new personal best and the farthest throw in the world this year.

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This is India's first gold medal in the World Athletics Championships. Neeraj Chopra.

Chopra had topped the qualifying round with an impressive throw of 88.77 meters.

Blown glass from He was the only athlete to throw over 88 meters in the qualifying round.


In the final, Chopra was in contention for the gold medal from the start. He threw 88.17 meters in his second attempt

The silver medal went to Pakistan's Arshad Nadeem (87.82 meters) and the bronze medal went to Czech Republic's Jakub Vadlejch (86.67 meters).


Chopra's victory is a major achievement for Indian athletics. He is the first Indian to win a gold medal.

He is a role model for young athletes all over India

and his success shows that anything is possible if you work hard and never give up on your dreams.