Neeraj Chopra finishes second in the Stockholm Diamond League

Anderson Peters of Grenada, the world champion won the competition with his best throw of 90.31 metres.

Neeraj Chopra finishes second in the Stockholm Diamond League
 Neeraj Chopra, Javeline Gold medallist 2020 Tokyo Olympics. Source: Official Twitter handle 

Neeraj Chopra, a gold medallist from the Tokyo Olympics, set a new national record on June 30 during the Stockholm Diamond League with his first throw of 89.94 metres. The 24-year-old simply missed the 90-meter mark and finished second in the competition.

File photo, New Delhi: Tokyo-2020 Olympic Gold medalist, Javelin thrower, Neeraj Chopra during felicitation function organised by Athletic Federation of India in New Delhi . Photograph : Rajeev Bhatt 10/08/2021

Neeraj Chopra tweeted, “It felt amazing to be back on the Diamond League circuit and even better to get a new PB! All the throwers put up a great show tonight for the crowd in Stockholm!”