Paavo Nurmi Games LIVE: Neeraj Chopra breaks NATIONAL RECORD with 89.03m throw: Follow LIVE

Paavo Nurmi Games LIVE – Neeraj Chopra Javelin LIVE: India’s sole Olympic Gold Medallist at Tokyo Olympics Neeraj Chopra is back. Chopra is all set for his much-awaited return to competitive action after 10 long months. He will be seen in action at the Paavo Nurmi Games 2022 in Finland today. The best throw today can win Neeraj Chopra FORD MUSTANG. Follow Neeraj Chopra LIVE in action on VOOT and LIVE updates with InsideSport.IN

Paavo Nurmi Games LIVE: Olympic CHAMPION Neeraj Chopra returns to action, break NATIONAL RECORD with giant 89.03m throw

Paavo Nurmi Games 2022 live in India?:

  • The Paavo Nurmi Games 2022 athletics meet will be telecast live on the Sports18 1 and Sports18 1 HD TV channels in India.
  • Live streaming of Paavo Nurmi Games athletics will be available on Voot.
  • Neeraj Chopra will be in action in the men’s javelin throw event. The event will start at 10:20 PM IST (Indian Standard Time) onwards.

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Paavo Nurmi Games LIVE: Olympic CHAMPION Neeraj Chopra returns to action, break NATIONAL RECORD with giant 89.03m throw

Neeraj Chopra Javelin LIVE: The Indian javelin superstar has not competed since winning his historic gold medal at Tokyo 2020.

The 24-year-old’s return to the field, however, will be nothing short of baptism by fire.

The Paavo Nurmi Games, a gold event in the World Athletics Continental Tour, is one of the biggest track-and-field competitions outside the Diamond League.

Who Neeraj Chopra will compete against?

  • Besides Neeraj Chopra, reigning world champion Anderson Peters of Grenada will be there.
  • Tokyo 2020 silver medallist Jakub Vadlejch of the Czech Republic is scheudled to participate.
  • London 2012 Olympic gold medallist Keshorn Walcott from Trinidad and Tobago will feature in the 10-athlete men’s javelin throw competition in Turku.
  • German ace Johannes Vetter, Chopra’s arch-rival, was initially set to compete at Turku but has withdrawn.
  • His compatriots Julian Weber and Andreas Hofmann, however, are on the entry list.

Paavo Nurmi Games LIVE: Olympic CHAMPION Neeraj Chopra returns to action, break NATIONAL RECORD with giant 89.03m throw

Out of competitive action for almost 10 months, Neeraj Chopra will have his work cut out for him against a star-studded field, most of whom have been in full-fledged competitive mode.

Both Peters and Vadlejch have breached the 90m mark this season at the Doha Diamond League. Peters’ gold medal-winning throw of 93.07m at Doha is the season’s best in 2022.

Chopra, the only Indian competing at the Paavo Nurmi Games, will look to ease himself back in form heading into next month’s World Athletics Championships and Commonwealth Games.

Paavo Nurmi Games LIVE: Olympic CHAMPION Neeraj Chopra returns to action, break NATIONAL RECORD with giant 89.03m throw

After Turku, Neeraj Chopra will compete at the Kuortane Games in Finland before heading to Sweden for the Stockholm leg of the Diamond League.

Both Peters and Vadlejch have breached the 90m mark this season at the Doha Diamond League. Peters’ gold medal-winning throw of 93.07m at Doha is the season’s best in 2022.

Chopra, the only Indian competing at the Paavo Nurmi Games, will look to ease himself back in form heading into next month’s World Athletics Championships and Commonwealth Games.

After Turku, Neeraj Chopra will compete at the Kuortane Games in Finland before heading to Sweden for the Stockholm leg of the Diamond League.

Paavo Nurmi Games LIVE: Neeraj Chopra training for the event

Where to watch the Paavo Nurmi Games 2022 live in India?

The Paavo Nurmi Games 2022 athletics meet will be telecast live on the Sports18 1 and Sports18 1 HD TV channels in India.

Live streaming of Paavo Nurmi Games athletics will be available on Voot.

Paavo Nurmi Games 2022: Schedule for Neeraj Chopra

Neeraj Chopra will be in action in the men’s javelin throw event on Tuesday from 10:20 PM IST (Indian Standard Time) onwards.

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