Neeraj Chopra- Age, Caste, Native, Rank, Gold Medalist

Neeraj Chopra Bio

NameNeeraj Chopra
Nick NameGolden Boy
Date of Birth24th December 1997
Age23 years
NativePanipat, Haryana
Service/BranchIndian Army
CollegeDAV College, Chandigarh
Rank in ArmySubedar
Unit4 Rajputana Rifles
Awards Vishvashit Seva Medal
Sports Track and Field
Event Javelin throw
CoachUwe Hohn
Personal Best88.07m
Niraj Chopra Biography

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Neeraj Chopra is from Khandra village, Panipat of Haryana. As an early teen, Chopra was full of mischief, and his father persuaded him to grow out of it by having him take up running instead. His uncle took him to the nearby Shivaji Stadium at Panchkula and introduced him to the sport of javelin throw.

Niraj Chopra Caste

Neeraj belongs to jat caste.

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Niraj Chopra Career

In 2016, he was appointed a Junior Commissioned Officer in Indian Army with a rank of Naib Subedar.


Niraj Chopra Gold Medal

Niraj Chopra won a gold medal in 2020 summer Olympics on 7th August 2021 with the 87.58 m throw, which is the first Olympic medal in athletics won by an Indian. Niraj Chopra is only the second Indian to win an individual Olympic gold medal.

Niraj Chopra Age

Niraj Chopra born on 24th of December in the year 1997, as per he is 23 years old.

Niraj Chopra Family

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Niraj Chopra Height

He is about 5 feet 11 inches tall.

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Niraj Chopra Weight

He weighs about 65 Kgs.

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