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Neeraj Chopra wins first gold medal of the season in 2022 Kuortane Games

Mid-day | 18/06/2022 11:10 PM | Click to read full article

Olympic gold-medalist Neera Chopra won his first gold medal of the season, besting tough conditions at Kuortane Games in Finland. His throw of 86.69m in his first attempt remained unrivalled in incessant rainfall in Finland.

Chopra avoided an injury in the Kuortane Games on Saturday, 18 June after slipping on the course on his third attempt.