Commonwealth Games 2014: Indian Weightlifter Omkar Otari Wins Bronze

Updated: 27 July 2014 13:29 IST

Omkar Otari helped India win its 17th medal at the Games and sixth from the discipline.

Commonwealth Games 2014: Indian Weightlifter Omkar Otari Wins Bronze
Omkar Otari helped India win its 17th medal at the Games and sixth from the discipline. © PTI

Glasgow:
Omkar Otari helped India win its 17th medal at the Games and sixth from the discipline.

© PTI

Indian weightlifter Omkar Otari won the men's 69 kg bronze medal late Saturday after he lifted a total weight of 296 kg at the Commonwealth Games here. (CWG Day 3 Highlights | Medal Tally | Schedule)

The gold went to Mohd Hafifi Mansor, who lifted a total of 305 kg, while Nigeria's Yinka Ayenuwa took the silver with a lift of 302 kg at the Clyde auditorium. (CWG Day 3 Wrap)

The 26-year-old helped India win their 17th medal at the Games and sixth from the discipline.  (Indian shooter Apurvi Chandela wins gold)

Earlier Saturday, India had two won golds and three silvers from shooting and one bronze from judo.

Topics : Commonwealth Games 2014 Weightlifting
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