#Olympicgoldmedallist

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Neeraj Chopra (centre) won gold in javelin throw at the Tokyo Olympics. (Photo: Instagram/@sonytvofficial)

  • Neeraj Chopra won India's maiden gold at Tokyo Olympics 2020.
  • When KBC first aired on television Neeraj Chopra was just three years old
  • PR Sreejesh helped end India's 41-year wait for an Olympic medal in field hockey

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Neeraj Chopra with the 2020 Tokyo Olympics gold medal. (Photo credit: Twitter/PVSindhu)

  • India's star javelin thrower has been lauded by World Athletics
  • His gold-winning performance at the Tokyo Olympics has been ranked among the Games' 10 'magical moments'
  • The global sports governing body said Chopra's profile had "skyrockected" over the recent weeks