Weightlifter Meerabai Chanu Won First Gold For India

Gold Coast: Weightlifter Sikkhim Mirabai Chanu won India’s first gold in Commonwealth Games here On Thursday, she weighed a total of 196 kg (86 kg in snatch and 110 kg in clean and jar) in 48 kg category. During this time, she broke his record twice in snatch and clean and jerk.She was awarded Padmashree a few days ago for the best sport. Earlier, the weightlifter Gururaja Pujari had given silver medal in the 56 kg category to India. Mary HR Ranivosoa of Mauritius Silver and Sri Lanka’s Dinisha Gomes won a bronze.

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