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Bird, plane, Johannes Vetter’s javelin

May 29, 2021 8:04 am

German’s consistency at 90-metre plus throws threatens Jan Zelezny’s highly-regarded world record

Johannes Vetter's 97.76 metres through the eyes of 100-plus phenom Uwe Hohn

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.

In Javelin throw, Shivpal Singh lays down the marker

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.

Sundar Singh Gurjar breaks javelin record, makes up for 'missing' 2016 Paralympics

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

Patiala javelin thrower qualifies for South Asian Games

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.

Paralympian Devendra Jhajharia serves golden reminder

July 23, 2013 4:13 am

Jhajharia drifted into oblivion after winning the javelin throw gold medal at the 2004 Athens Paralympics.

Baseball dream ends but 23-yr-old Varanasi youth returns a winner

March 27, 2012 3:41 am

Dinesh Patel is back from the US,and may return to his old sport — javelin

Gurjant sets new record in javelin throw

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.