Spearman Neeraj Chopra wins historic Silver medal
Neeraj Chopra guaranteed himself a historic silver medal with his throw of 88.13 metres on his fourth attempt in the men’s javelin throw final in Oregon.
After long-jumper Anju Bobby George’s bronze medal in 2003, this is India’s only other medal at the World Championships. Neeraj Chopra won the silver medal in the men’s javelin final.
The only other Indian to win a medal at the World Championships is Anju Bobby George.