Javelin Thrower Neeraj Chopra Wins Gold At Sotteville Athletics Meet

Javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra has clinched a gold medal at the Sotteville Athletics Meet in France. The Indian youngster secured the top spot in the podium with an 85.17m throw. 
Moldova’s Andrian Mardare took the silver medal after he covered a distance of 81.48m. The bronze medal went to Lithuania’s Edis Matusevicius, whose best throw of the night was 79.31m. 

Source- DD News

Static/Current Takeaways Important for SBI PO/Clerk Exam 2018- 

  • Neeraj Chopra’s best throw is 86.47m when he won the historic gold medal at the Commonwealth Games.