Updated on: August 07, 2021 17:51 IST

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Neeraj Chopra scripts history, wins historic gold in javelin throw final

Javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra delivered India's elusive Olympic medal in athletics on Saturday at the 2020 Tokyo Games to end the nation's wait of 100 years with a throw of 87.58m. With the historic gold, Neeraj became Independent India's first-ever track and field medallist.