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Neeraj Chopra World Athletics LIVE – Javelin Throw World Athletics LIVE: Neeraj Chopra already has created history for India by winning GOLD…

Neeraj Chopra World Athletics LIVE – Javelin Throw World Athletics LIVE: Neeraj Chopra already has created history for India by winning GOLD Medal at Tokyo Olympics. Now he is ready to add another GOLDEN chapter to it by winning a medal at the World Athletics Championship 2022 in Oregon, USA. Neeraj’s 1st BIG-TEST will be the Qualification Round on Friday morning at 5:30AM. The competition will be streamed LIVE on SonyLIV: Follow Neeraj Chopra Javelin Throw LIVE Updates with InsideSport.IN

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  • Neeraj Chopra’s event at the World Athletics Championships 2022 will start on Thursday.
  • The event, however, will begin in the early hours of Friday in India.
  • A total of 32 javelin throwers will be competing in the two qualifying groups. Neeraj is placed in GROUP A.
  • From there, the 12 best will qualify for Saturday’s final.
  • Watch live streaming of the World Athletics Championships 2022 in India on SonyLIV

If Neeraj Chopra wins a medal at Oregon 2022, he will be only the second Indian athlete to clinch a podium finish at the championships. Anju Bobby George earlier won a bronze in the women’s long jump at Paris in 2003.

GROUP A – START LIST

Neeraj Chopra World Athletics LIVE: Javelin Throw Group A start LIST

Javelin Throw World Athletics LIVE – Neeraj Chopra Performance this Season? Neeraj Chopra  started his season only last month. He has broken the national record twice in three competitions this year. He threw a personal best of 89.94m at the Stockholm Diamond League to once again rewrite the national record. Earlier he had set the new-record at the Paavo Nurmi Games in Finland in his season-opener.

Who will be Neeraj Chopra’s Main Competitors?

Anderson Peters: The Indian superstar will face stiff competition from the reigning world champion Anderson Peters of Grenada. Peters has breached the 90-mark thrice this year. He also left Chopra behind for gold in Stockholm earlier this month.

Oliver Helander: He is a man in form. Oliver Helander comes from Finland and like Neeraj has done his personal best this season with 89.83m throw. Helander had stunned both Neeraj Chopra and Anderson Peters for the top podium at the Paavo Nurmi Games last month.

Jakub Vadlejch: He won a silver at Tokyo 2020. The man from Czech Republic is placed in Neeraj’s group A and has breached 90 M this season. His season best is 90.88m and he is currently ranked No. 3 in the World.

Germany’s Julian Weber and London 2012 champion Keshorn Walcott will also be the men to beat at Oregon22.

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How Neeraj Chopra has fared at the earlier World Championships? This will be the second time Neeraj Chopra will be competing at the seniors World Athletics Championships. At the 2017 world championships in London, Neeraj Chopra recorded an 82.26m throw. 

He failed to qualify for the final. In 2019, Neeraj Chopra was forced to sit out due to elbow surgery.

Apart from Neeraj Chopra, India’s Rohit Yadav is also listed to compete in the javelin throw event.

JAVELIN THROW Competition SCHEDULE: All times in Indian Standard Time (IST)

July 22, Friday
Men’s javelin throw qualification (Group A) – 5:35 AM IST
Men’s javelin throw qualification (Group B) – 7:15 AM IST

July 24, Sunday: Men’s javelin throw final – 7:05 AM IST

How to watch Neeraj Chopra’s javelin throw event LIVE? The event will be telecast live on the Sony TEN 2 and Sony TEN 2 HD TV channels in India. Live streaming of the javelin throw at the World Athletics Championships will be available on the SonyLIV OTT platform in India.

Follow Neeraj Chopra Javelin Throw LIVE Updates with InsideSport.IN

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