August 8, 2022

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CWG 2022: Bindyarani Devi wins silver medal in ladies’s 55 kg weightlifting

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India’s Bindyarani Devi received a silver medal within the ladies’s 55 kg weightlifting on the 2022 Commonwealth Video games in a formidable model to carry India’s whole to 4 on Saturday. She discovered a bronze medal when she failed in her second jerk within the 114kg class. However she managed to hit 116 kg with the final carry and managed to shoot to second place, and completed with simply 1 kg forward of gold medalist Adijat Olarinoye from Nigeria. The 23-year-old participant lifted a complete of 202 kg. She lifted 86 kg within the loop and entered the Commonwealth Video games file with a carry of 116 kg within the loop.

Nigeria’s Adijat Adenike Olarinoye additionally broke the Video games information within the jerk and basic election with a complete of 203kg (92kg 111kg) to win the gold medal.

The home favourite Fraer Morrow got here in third with a complete carry of 198kg (86kg 109kg).


Earlier, Mirabai Chanu introduced India its first gold medal whereas Sanket Sargar and Gururaja Poojary received silver and bronze respectively.

(With PTI enter)

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