Indian Girls Win 2 Gold Medals in Junior Weightlifting Championships

Updated: 01 January 2015 21:52 IST

Competing in the 44kg Youth Girls event, Mohin managed a total lift of 131 kg (58+73) to win gold.

Indian Girls Win 2 Gold Medals in Junior Weightlifting Championships
Picture is for representational purpose only. © AP

New Delhi:

Mohin Chavan and Manalisha Sonowal grabbed a gold medal each in the 17th Asian Youth (Boys & Girls) and 22nd Junior Women Weightlifting Championships in Doha, Qatar, on Thursday.

Competing in the 44kg Youth Girls event, Mohin managed a total lift of 131 kg (58+73) to win gold.

Manalisha won the top prize in the 48kg Junior Women category by lifting a total of 154kg (66+88), according to an Indian Weightlifting Federation press release.

Comments
Topics mentioned in this article Weightlifting
Related Articles
Sachin Tendulkar Carried On Shoulders World Cup 2011 Moment Wins Laureus Award
Sachin Tendulkar 'Carried On Shoulders' World Cup 2011 Moment Wins Laureus Award
Dubai Tennis Championships: Kim Clijsters Loses To Garbine Muguruza In Her Comeback Game
Dubai Tennis Championships: Kim Clijsters Loses To Garbine Muguruza In Her Comeback Game
I-League: East Bengal Secure 3-1 Win Over Indian Arrows
I-League: East Bengal Secure 3-1 Win Over Indian Arrows
Asian Wrestling Championships 2020: Bajrang Punia, Vinesh Phogat To Lead Indias Challenge
Asian Wrestling Championships 2020: Bajrang Punia, Vinesh Phogat To Lead India's Challenge
NADA Hands Javelin Thrower Amit Dahiya 4-Year Ban For "Intentionally Evading Sample Collection"
NADA Hands Javelin Thrower Amit Dahiya 4-Year Ban For "Intentionally Evading Sample Collection"
Advertisement