Neeraj Chopra won the gold medal at the World Athletics Championships 2023 javelin throw final on 27 August 2023 with a throw of 88.17m here in Budapest, Hungary. He secured the gold in his second attempt, with his first throw being a foul.
Neeraj Chopra became India’s first-ever World Athletics Championships gold medallist by winning the javelin throw event
Neeraj Chopra is an Indian track and field athlete who is the reigning Olympic champion, World champion and the Diamond League champion in the javelin throw.
Q.: Who recently became India’s first-ever gold medallist at the World Athletics Championships?
a) Abhinav Bindra
b) P. T. Usha
c) Neeraj Chopra
d) Sushil Kumar
Answer: c) Neeraj Chopra