Tokyo: A thrilling match awaits at 4:30 pm as India’s Neeraj Chopra gears up to play his final bout at the Tokyo Olympics today.
The 23-year-old athlete brought laurels to the country when he swiftly won all his bouts and ultimately reached the finals. He will be playing for gold today.
In a faraway field on Saturday, August 7, Neeraj Chopra and Pakistan’s Arshad Nadeem will have an opportunity to script history for their respective countries. While Neeraj is bidding to end Independent India's wait for an Olympic medal in track and field, Arshad became the first Pakistan athlete to directly reach the final of a track and field event at the Olympics.
The presence of these two athletes will be in fact of a thrill as two rival countries will come face to face to compete for the gold medal.