It’s day 15 for Tokyo Olympics 2021 and it’s been an unforgettable day for Indians. Yes, India has won its first gold at this year’s Olympics. The 23-year-old Neeraj Chopra has spilled the magic in the ground.
Neeraj Chopra has won gold in Men’s javelin throw. The medal has come after 12 years for India. It was Abhinav Bindra who had won gold in Men’s 10 m air rifle, back in 2008. On the whole, India’s tally at this year’s Olympics stands at 7.
It’s a historic win as it’s India’s first gold in athletics. He’s the second individual gold medalist for India. As a reward, Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar has announced giving 6 crores and a government job to Neeraj.
As expected, netizens are elated by Neeraj Chopra’s win and celebrating the victory on Twitter. Check it out:
Congratulations @Neeraj_chopra1 for Winning #Gold at olympics. You have made all of us proud! You will inspire youth. Every Indian is thrilled beyond words. #Cheer4India #OlympicGames #IND pic.twitter.com/GdmogMbGX9
— Nitin Gadkari (@nitin_gadkari) August 7, 2021
Bow Down To The Legend #NeerajChopra 👑
HISTORY CREATED ! pic.twitter.com/htueSrYGTi
— NTR Trends 🌊 (@NTRFanTrends) August 7, 2021
First Gold Medal for India 🥇 🥇🥇#NeerajChopra Take a bow 🙇♂️
So Proud of you brother ♥️🙏
You are Gold ♥️🥇
— Navneet Kumar Baitha (@NavneetBaitha) August 7, 2021
— Sohit rajoria (@RajoriyaSohit) August 7, 2021
Wowwww History created.. 🥇 thanks a lot Neeraj Chopra , you made us proud 😍🥳❤️ pic.twitter.com/1YSKP4lsp6
— Aarohi Tripathy 🇮🇳 (@aarohi_vns) August 7, 2021
History created. भारत का बेटा जीत गया।Finally a gold medal 🥇 coming from @Neeraj_chopra1 ,heartiest congratulations to you for bringing glory to our country. Indeed it was a nail biting match for all of us.India won,Bharat won.जय हिन्द#JavelinDC #NeerajChopra #Tokyo2020 #Gold pic.twitter.com/SLGCEvLtQX
— Ankita (अंकिता) 🇮🇳 (@rightistankita) August 7, 2021