‘Short steps, long vision’: Netizens react as Neeraj Chopra poses in front of Abhinav Bindra’s iconic saying

Following a long break after the Tokyo Olympics, Neeraj Chopra has resumed his training at the National Athletics Camp with a big year ahead of him.

Neeraj Chopra
Twitter reacts to Neeraj Chopra's post

Neeraj Chopra put India on the global map in the javelin throw with his gold medal at the Tokyo Olympics. Ever since his historic triumph, Neeraj was busy with felicitations and functions before taking off for a vacation. Having enjoyed his time off the field, Neeraj has returned to the National Athletics Camp soon.

As he resumed training, Chopra visited the Abhinav Bindra Targeting Performance centre where he posed in front of Bindra’s iconic quote. The saying reads, “It’s not every four years, it’s every day“. The Olympic champion could be seen posing with open arms in front of the saying with the Olympic symbol just above it.

“Two champions of rare calibre”: Twiterratis heap praise on gold medallists Neeraj Chopra and Abhinav Bindra

Abhinav Bindra and Neeraj Chopra
Bindra and Neeraj

Netizens were overwhelmed with their admiration for India’s only two individual Olympic gold medallists, Neeraj and Abhinav. Twitter users started pouring in their love for the iconic duo as they encouraged Neeraj to keep up his good work and continue bringing laurel to the nation.

A big year awaits the Olympic champion, Neeraj Chopra, as he looks to gain momentum ahead of the Paris Olympics. Neeraj will be defending his Asian Games and Commonwealth title the coming year before he takes off chasing the elusive World Championship gold medal.

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