The annual track and field meet competition, The Paavo Nurmi Games 2022 is taking place at Paavo Nurmi Stadium in Finland (Turku). The competition is a part of the World Athletics Continental Tour 2022.
After the Diamond League (Elite track and field annual series), the continental tour is one of the biggest track and field competitions. The tour is divided into 3 levels (Gold, Silver, and Bronze).
The Paavo Nurmi Games are the gold meetings in the continental tour, which are organized globally. And the Indian javelin superstar Neeraj Chopra is the only Indian competing at the Paavo Nurmi Games 2022.
Paavo Nurmi Games Live Streamin App?
Paavo Nurmi Games 2022 will be live-streamed on the OTT platform Voot, you can watch Neeraj in action in the javelin throw event on June 14(Tue) from 10:20 PM onwards.
Where to Watch Live (TV Channel)
Paavo Nurmi Games 2022 will be telecasted live on Sports 18 1 and Sports 18 1 HD TV channels in India.
Talking about Neeraj, he won the gold medal at Tokyo Olympics in 2022, the 24 yrs old athlete will be returning to the field after almost 10 months.
He will be facing off against the likes of Anderson Peters (Grenada), Jakub Vadlejch (Czech Republic), and Keshron Walcott (Trinidad and Tobago). After Nurmi Games, Neeraj will take part in the Kuortane games in Finland, and then will head for Sweden for Diamond League.
This is from Paavo Nurmi Games’ Twitter handle:
Mr. First-Ever Indian Olympic Champion is in the house! Neeraj Chopra (@Neeraj_chopra1), it's a pleasure to have you in #Turku! Javelin will be EPIC!! Also, how would a Ford Mustang Match-E sound like? Over 93,09m aaand have a nice ride😎 #paavonurmigames #ContinentalTourGold pic.twitter.com/xA8cUTFSbJ
— Paavo Nurmi Games (@paavonurmigames) June 12, 2022