Tokyo Olympics 2020: Neeraj Chopra Press Conference In Delhi After Winning Gold Medal | Golden Boy
Neeraj Chopra Press Conference: Golden Boy Adresses Media After Tokyo 2020 Glory Tokyo2020: Neeraj Chopra addressed the media after the Javelin Throw gold medal. Watch this space for all updates from the presser. India's overnight sensation Neeraj Chopra was speaking at a press conference in Delhi on Tuesday. The gold medalist, along with other athletes returned to India on Monday. Sports Authority of India and the government gave a sounding welcome to all the medalists. टोक्यो ओलंपिक में भाला फेंक स्पर्धा में स्वर्ण पदक जीतने वाले नीरज चोपड़ा आज प्रेस कॉन्फेंस के दौरान कहा कि वापस आकर गोल्ड मेडल जीतने के महत्व का पता चल रहा है। इस दौरान नीरज ने कहा कि उनका लक्ष्य 90 मीटर भाला फेंकने का है। You have placed your name in history by becoming India's first-ever athlete to bag gold. The nation is extremely proud and stunned by your shot.
Just before the start of the press conference, a video of Chopra's was shown. Everyone, including Neeraj, stood up when the anthem was being played. That's how the presser began. Anju Bobby George and Kamalpreet Kaur were also present with Neeraj Chopra at the press conference. Kamalpreet, like Neeraj, represented India in athletics. She finished 6th in the discus throw. Neeraj's coach was also sitting alongside him at the press conference. The Javelin Throw Olympic Champion is also the national record holder of India. During the Olympics final, Chopra's first throw went for 87.03 meters, second for 87.58 meters while the third throw was 79.79 meters. His second throw of 87.58 meters was enough for India to secure a gold medal in Tokyo Olympics 2020. Neeraj won the gold medal at the 2018 Commonwealth Games by throwing an 86.47m javelin. Neeraj started his season with a new national record of 88.06 m in March 2021 this year before the Tokyo Olympics. What did Neeraj say during his press conference? Neeraj spoke about the "difficult" Covid-19 times. He appreciated the amount of effort that people and his coaches put into his training. The 23-year old athlete was scheduled to hold this press conference at 10 am on Tuesday. On winning the medal, in his first reaction, Neeraj said, "The time I went to the stadium, sports was never part of the plan, neither was playing for country winning a medal. No one in my family or in my village is into sports. Later, I worked really hard got great support from everyone," to ANI. Neeraj was welcomed with immense pride and happiness in Delhi. He was present at the Ashoka Hotel in Delhi with other athletes on Monday
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