Neeraj Chopra to miss Pao Nurmi Games due to injury – Latest updates

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2023-06-10 21:39:00

New Delhi: India’s javelin throw superstar Olympian Neeraj Chopra will not participate in the Pao Nurmi Games in Finland. The Pao Nurmi Games are on the 13th in Turku. The Pao Nurmi Games, which have been held since 1957, are classified under the World Athletics Continental Tour Gold category. Neeraj Chopra had won silver with a throw of 89.30 meters in last year’s Games. Due to injury, he was unable to compete the entire last season.

Neeraj Chopra at FBK in Holland due to muscle strain. Did not participate in the Games. The muscle spasm was caught eight months ago during the Diamond League held in Orion, USA. He returned through the Doha Diamond League held on May 5.

He became the first in the league held at Qatar Sports Club by throwing 88.67 meters. Neeraj will not participate in the National Inter-State Senior Athletics Championship. Neeraj is hoping to participate in the Golden Spike tournament to be held in Ostrava, Czech Republic on the 27th. It is believed that he will be present at the World Athletics Championship in August and the Asian Games that will be held after that. Former world champion Johannes Vetter of Germany and Pao Nurmi also withdrew from the Games.

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