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Neeraj Chopra Net Worth 2021, Wiki, Salary, Career, Medals & Achievements

Neeraj Chopra is an Indian athlete who competes in the javelin throw. He is a Golden Boy where bags the first athlete to win a gold medal for India in Tokyo Olympics 2020 and he is the second Indian to win an Olympic medal in athletic for India. So check Neeraj Chopra Net Worth 2021.

He has an achievement for the 2016 IAAF World U20 Championships of 86.48m. Rajasthan Rifles of the Indian Army commissioned him as the Junior Commissioned Officer (JCO). Making his debut in the Summer Olympics 2020 he wins the gold for team India.

Check out more details about Neeraj Chopra Net Worth, wiki, salary career, medals, and other details here on this page.

Neeraj Chopra Net Worth

Neeraj Chopra Net Worth 2021

The Net Worth of the player is estimated to be around $1 – $3 Million. This is the approx estimation of the net worth of the player. However, it is calculated on the basis of media reports and analysis.

The player is sponsored by popular firm JSW Sports activities and the Sports Activities Authority of India (SAI).

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Neeraj Chopra Prize Money after he receives Olympic Gold Medal

Neeraj Chopra makes the biggest achievement for India by securing gold in the Tokyo Olympics. Here is the list of how much prize money he receives after his first gold medal.

  • Governemnt of India : Rs. 75 Lakhs
  • Government of Haryana: Rs. 6 Crores
  • Governemnt of Punjab: Rs. 2 Crores
  • Government of Manipur: Rs 1 Crore
  • Board of Control for Cricket in India: Rs. 1 Crore
  • Chennai Super Kings & a personalised jersey: Rs. 1 Crore
  • Elan realty group, Gurugram: Rs. 25 lakhs
  • Indian Olympic Association: Es. 75 Lakhs

Neeraj Chopra Career

Neeraj Chopra is born on December 24, 1997, in Chandra Village. He is a son from a farming family Satish Kumar and Saroj Devi who completed his education at the D.A.V. College Chandigarh.

He is exposed to the game javelin throw at the age of 12 where his father sent him to the gym due to his increasing weight. His skills were bought under consideration by the Javelin thrower Jaiveer Singh. The kid achieved the 40-meter javelin throw without any training and he started coaching Neeraj for the javelin throw a game.

In 2014 the player bags his first-ever medal in the game which was a silver medal. He is also a holder of the prestigious sports award Arjuna Award.

He is the first Indian who wins the gold medal at the Olympics games during the debut season.

Neeraj Chopra Wiki

NameNeeraj Chopra
NicknameGolden Boy
ParentsSatish Kumar
Saroj Devi
StateHaryana
Age 23 Years
Height178 cm/ft
Weight86 Kg
Olympic Medals1 Gold Medal
(Tokyo Olympics 2020)
SportJavelin Throw
Best Throw88.1 meters
ProfessionIndian Army Soldier

Neeraj Chopra Medals

EventMedalGames
2020 Tokyo OlympicsGoldJavelin Throw
2018 Jakarta Asian GamesGold Javelin Throw
2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth GamesGold Javelin Throw
2017 Bhubaneshwar Asian ChampionshipsGold Javelin Throw
2016 Guwahati/ Shilong South Asian GamesGold Javelin Throw
2016 Bydgoszcz World Junio ChampionshipsGold Javelin Throw
2016 Ho Chi Minh City Asian Junior ChampionshipsSilver Javelin Throw
Arjuna Awards 2018

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