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Neeraj Chopra, an Indian track and field athlete, was born on December 24, 1997. He proudly holds the titles of reigning Olympic champion, World Championship silver medalist, and Diamond League champion in Javelin throw. What sets him apart is being the first Asian athlete to win an Olympic gold medal in Men’s Javelin throw. Additionally, as a Junior Commissioned Officer (JCO) in the Indian Army, Chopra stands as the pioneering track and field athlete from India to achieve Olympic gold. Neeraj Chopra left a lasting mark in the world of javelin and has also amassed a staggering net worth that reflects his meteoric rise to fame and success. From Olympic triumphs to lucrative endorsement deals, Chopra’s net worth is a testament to his exceptional talent and hard work. In this blog, we will look at Neeraj Chopra’s networth, cars and bikes collections, salary, rewards, etc.
Neeraj Chopra: Quick Bio
|Date of Birth
|24 December 1997
|$4.5 million (Around 33 crores)
|Place of Birth
|BYJU, Cred, Gillette, JSW Sports, ETC.
|Sources of Income
|Match Fees and Brand Endorsements
Neeraj Chopra, an eminent javelin thrower on the global stage, has brought immense honor and pride to his country. Despite hailing from humble beginnings, Chopra’s journey to success has been paved with relentless dedication and hard work.
Neeraj Chopra’s Net Worth
After the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, Olympian Neeraj Chopra rose to prominence. As of 2023, Neeraj Chopra’s net worth is expected to be $4 to $5 million, or Rs 33-35 crores. Chopra received several awards and endorsements in addition to the gold medal.
Neeraj Chopra Salary
According to fabceleby, Neeraj Chopra receives a yearly salary of above 4 crore. His rewards and endorsements provide most of his income.
Neeraj Chopra’s Rewards
A total of 6 crore rupees were given to him by the Haryana government, 2 crores by the Punjab government, 3 crores by the Railways, 1 crore each by BCCI and Manipur government, 75 lakh rupees was given by the Indian Olympic Association, and 1 crore rupees was given by Chennai Super Kings upon winning the Olympic medal. He was also given two crores by Byju’s, an XUV700 by Anand Mahindra, a grade 1 government job by the Haryana Government, and free tickets for a year by Indigo.
Neeraj Chopra’s Brands Endorsements
Due to his popularity and talent, Chopra has been offered endorsement contracts by several well-known companies, including BYJU’s, CRED, Tata ALA Life Insurance, JSW Sports, Gillette, a pharmaceutical brand, Nike, Gatorade (a sports drink), Exon Mobile, Muscle Blaze, etc.
Neeraj Chopra Cars & Bikes Collection
Behind the powerful throws and athletic prowess, Neeraj Chopra, the Indian javelin sensation, boasts an impressive car collection that matches his remarkable achievements. Anand Mahindra gifted him a brand new XUV 700 after he won the gold medal in the Olympics. According to 21motoring, his car collection includes:
|Ford Mustang GT
|Range Rover Sport
Neeraj Chopra is also known for his love affair with bikes. His bike collection includes The Bajaj Pulsar 220F and the Harley Davidson 1200 Roadster.