Neeraj Chopra India’s Flag Bearer At Asian Games 2018 Opening Ceremony

Javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra will be the flag bearer for the Indian contingent at the opening ceremony of the Asian Games 2018. The 20-year-old has won a gold medal in World Junior Championships, Asian Championships, South Asian Games and Commonwealth Games in his career so far. 
The Haryana athlete equalled the national record when he recorded a throw of 82.23m at the 2016 South Asian Games. Chopra set a new national record when he registered a throw of 87.43m at the Diamond League in May 2018. 
Source- The Quint

Static/Current Takeaways Important for Indian Bank PO Exam 2018- 
  • The 2018 Asian Games, officially known as the 18th Asian Games and also known as Jakarta Palembang 2018. 
  • It will be held in Indonesia. 

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