Javelin gold medallist Neeraj Chopra became India’s first track and field gold medal winner at Tokyo Olympics and also the second Indian to have won an individual gold medal at the Olympics. The boy has been the talk of the town ever since, with Indians curious to know everything about the 23-year-old. From what he eats, how he won Gold and what it feels to get the love and admiration of billions. The farmer’s son from Khandra village near Panipat in Haryana, who performed a throw of 87.58m on his second attempt in the finals to hit the athletics world and end India’s 100-year wait for a track and field medal in the Olympics.
He has earned many fans on social media as reportedly his Instagram follower count was about 100k followers and grew to 3.2 million rapid paces. In a recent interview, Neeraj Chopra was asked about the attention he is receiving from female fans and what he thinks of it. “It is good but to tell the truth, I am focusing on my game," Neeraj Chopra said in an interview.
When prodded further if he has a girlfriend or what his plans are regarding the matter, he said: “Will see later, now my focus is on my game. There is no one now. It is great that I am getting so much love. The coming year is important with the Asian Games and the World Championships, and then other tournaments leading to the Olympics again. So I want to focus on my game."