The field had been depleted after Olympics and world silver medallist Julius Yego of Kenya failed to qualify for final round, while 2012 Olympic champion and Rio Games bronze victor Keshorn Walcott opted out of the CWG.
With this tremendous record, Chopra not only joined a cream of the crop list of Indian athletes to win a gold medal on their CWG debut but also became the first Indian to win in Javelin Throw at CWG.
As competition continued on Saturday, India had 21 gold medals to lie third on the overall table, behind hosts Australia and England. "I don't think I expected it to go over 86 meters but since the last couple of months, I have worked hard on my fitness, my technique and it all paid off today". It builds pressure on others. Naturally, the young man was ecstatic: "I would like to thank all those who helped me".
"One shouldn't be too serious in life, it's good to be disciplined but you should not overdo food restrictions. It's not healthy to just lock yourself in a room before a big competition", he advised.
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Light rain will change over to freezing rain Saturday evening before increasing in intensity overnight, Lincoln Park police said . Total ice accumulations of up to one-tenth of an inch are expected, which will create hard driving conditions.
An unimaginable brutality: Rahul Gandhi
His another tweet asked people to join him for a silent candlelight vigil at India at midnight. He said there were repeated incidents of violence, rape and murder of women in the country.
At the Federation Cup in March this year, having already qualified for the Commonwealth Games, he set a new record on Indian soil of 85.94m, in what was his final attempt of the competition. Johnson wiped out the 22-year-old record of Bahadur Prasad set in December 1995, shaving 0.14 seconds off it.
However, there was heartbreak for 2014 Glasgow bronze medallist triple jumper Arpinder Singh who missed the podium this time, finishing an agonising fourth.
The Indian touched 16.46m in the fourth round. Yordanys Garcia (16.86m) will take the silver medal to Dominica while Marcel Mayack took the bronze medal for Cameroon with a personal best mark of 16.80m.
The women's 4x400m relay team of Sonia Baishya, M Poovamma Raju, Laxmanbhai Gayakwad Saritaben and Hima Das finished seventh in their event. The latest to do so amongst a long line of Indian names was Indian track and field athlete - Neeraj Chopra.
The police claimed the motive behind the crime was to terrify the nomadic community and drive it out of the village. She has also alleged that while the MLA was raping her daughter, Shashi Singh stood outside the room as a guard.
Many school systems are underfunded and can barely afford classroom materials, nevertheless pay for guns and gun safety trainings. Oklahoma teachers have reacted defiantly to the Oklahoma Education Association's (OEA) call to end their two-week strike.
The President of the United States Donald trump in a televised statement directly appealed to Russian Federation and Iran. A draft resolution to condemn Friday's joint missile strikes on targets in Syria didn't come close to passing in the U.N.
Meanwhile, the Russian military said the Syrian government is now in full control of Duoma, once held by rebels opposing Assad. The same officials say Syria has continued to produce or procure chlorine, which also has industrial and agricultural uses.
The United States government and the United Nations describe the violence against the Rohingya as "ethnic cleansing". Several boats with Rohingya from parts of the violence-torn Rakhine state have left Myanmar in recent months.
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As Gaethje stumbled around the cage, Poirier swarmed in to tag him with combinations before finishing him along the cage wall. The fighters separate and they just swing away at each other, Gaethje continues attacking Poirier with leg kicks.
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But the Warriors made it clear early on - unless the back of the jersey displayed the name "Aldridge", they weren't concerned. JaVale McGee scored 15 points and played aggressive defense while Green had 12 points, 11 assists and eight rebounds.
Sadio Mane , Liverpool: He had a hand in setting up Salah's tying goal, and effectively linked up with the Egyptian throughout the contest.
Kim Jong-un of North Korea Fetes Chinese Envoy as Ties Warm
North Korea's official holidays range from the birthday of its leaders, to its Thanksgiving Day based on the lunar calendar. Kim "expressed satisfaction with improving ties between the two parties and nations", the North Korean news agency said.
Kimi Raikkonen unsure how he lost pole to Sebastian Vettel
Red Bull started from the third row but did not look like it had the pace to challenge championship leaders Ferrari and Mercedes. Verstappen dived late at the penultimate corner and went straight into Vettel as the Ferrari driver turned in to the corner.
NCAA panel approves drastic rule change for kickoffs
- A number of changes were approved by the NCAA's rules panel Friday that will be enforced beginning in the 2018 football season. Oen approved rule will run a 40-second play clock for extra points and two-point conversion attempts after a touchdown is scored.
Martin Sorrell steps down as CEO of advertising giant WPP
The world's biggest ad group chose to launch the investigation into its chief executive after a whistleblower made allegations. Sorrell's last few words in his farewell note will not only tug at WPP staff's heartstrings but nearly anyone's.
Red Sox-Betts Injured
It seems like early in the season we were playing clean and pitching, and not so fast around the bases. I'll be fine.' I'll go back to a year ago . "It was exciting to see him out there today". " ...
Public display in Winona shows impact of child abuse
The goal was to increase awareness of child abuse and show appreciation for community partners who help prevent it. The effort to bring awareness to child abuse in the Quad Cities continues, this time in Davenport.
Gold Coast diver wins Commonwealth Games gold medal
Mary Kom's medal cabinet already includes an Olympic bronze from London 2012 and five amateur world championship titles. As Nigeria's Sinivie Boltic was ruled out of the final due to injury, Sumit Malik won the gold in the 125 kg category.
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Hodgson's side are now three points clear of the drop zone, although 18th-placed Southampton do have a game in hand. Brighton are in a bit better position coming into the late stages of the season, but not by much.