September 08, 2020 2:35 pm
Getting close to Jan Zelezny's 1996 world record of 98.48 metres puts Johannes Vetter, the 27-year-old German, in the stratosphere of greats.
March 16, 2019 9:31 am
Shivpal Singh was born to be a javelin thrower because hurling the 800 gram spear is a family tradition. But despite the sport being in his blood, Shivpal is yet to have a breakthrough season.
July 24, 2018 11:50 am
Sundar Singh Gurjar won a javelin gold (F-46) with a 64.11 metre throw, better than Devendra Jhajharia’s 63.97m record at the PCI Indian Open Para Athletics Championship
February 02, 2016 9:12 am
Chopra first hogged limelight when he made a junior national record by throwing the javelin at a distance of 68.4 m in the Junior National Championship at Lucknow in 2012.
July 23, 2013 4:13 am
Jhajharia drifted into oblivion after winning the javelin throw gold medal at the 2004 Athens Paralympics.
March 27, 2012 3:41 am
Dinesh Patel is back from the US,and may return to his old sport javelin
February 25, 2010 12:32 am
Gurjant Singh of Nalagarh House claimed the top spot in the javelin throw event in the U-17 boys' category with a new school record of 44.55 meters on the third day of the Annual Athletic Meet of Yadavindra Public School on Wednesday.