Golden Comeback But Mirabai Chanu In Constant Battle With Fear Of Injury
Press Trust of India

Golden Comeback But Mirabai Chanu In Constant Battle With Fear Of Injury

Mirabai Chanu's injury had forced the 24-year-old to miss the Asian Games and the World Championships in the same year.

Mirabai Chanu Wins Gold At Commonwealth Senior Weightlifting Championship
Press Trust of India

Mirabai Chanu Wins Gold At Commonwealth Senior Weightlifting Championship

The Indian contingent won 13 medals that included eight gold, three silver and two bronze medals in senior, junior and youth categories.

Sakshi Malik, Vinesh Phogat Bag Bronze Medals In Asian Wrestling Championships
Samrat Chakraborty

Sakshi Malik, Vinesh Phogat Bag Bronze Medals In Asian Wrestling Championships

Pooja Dhanda lost her 57 kg bronze medal bout at the Asian Wrestling Championships

Weightlifter Mirabai Chanu Wins Gold At EGAT Cup, First After Injury

Weightlifter Mirabai Chanu Wins Gold At EGAT Cup, First After Injury

Mirabai Chanu had suffered a lower back injury that had kept her out of most major events in 2018.

Sanjita Chanu
Press Trust of India

Sanjita Chanu's Provisional Ban Lifted By International Weightlifting Federation

Sanjita Chanu had tested positive for anabolic steroid testosterone prior to the World Championships in November 17, 2018.

Asian Games: Kim Hyo Sim Topples Olympic Medallist To Win Frosty North Korean Weightlifting Duel
Agence France-Presse

Asian Games: Kim Hyo Sim Topples Olympic Medallist To Win Frosty North Korean Weightlifting Duel

Weightlifting is North Korea's most successful sport and the team came into the Asian Games as heavy favourites.

Mirabai Chanu Will Not Participate In Asian Games 2018, Confirms IWF General Secretary

Mirabai Chanu Will Not Participate In Asian Games 2018, Confirms IWF General Secretary

Mirabai Chanu has sought time to recover from a lower-back injury.

Asian Games 2018: Mirabai Chanu

Asian Games 2018: Mirabai Chanu's Tournament Participation Doubtful

Mirabai Chanu has been struggling with a lower-back problem since May and is yet to begin her full-fledged training.

Commonwealth Games Gold Medallist Punam Yadav Attacked In Varanasi
Indo-Asian News Service

Commonwealth Games Gold Medallist Punam Yadav Attacked In Varanasi

Poonam Yadav won the gold for India in the 69 kg category by lifting 100 kg in the snatch and 122 kg in clean and jerk.

Commonwealth Games 2018: Weightlifters Continue To Shine, Pardeep Singh Wins Silver
Santosh Rao

Commonwealth Games 2018: Weightlifters Continue To Shine, Pardeep Singh Wins Silver

CWG 2018: Pardeep Singh lifted a total of 352kg in Snatch plus Clean and Jerk (152+200) to clinch the silver medal in men's 105kg event.

Commonwealth Games 2018: Vikas Thakur Wins Men
Amit Kumar

Commonwealth Games 2018: Vikas Thakur Wins Men's 94 kg Weightlifting Bronze

Thakur lifted 159kg in Snatch and 192kg in Clean and Jerk for a total weight of 351 kg to claim third position in the event.

Commonwealth Games 2018: Punam Yadav Wins Gold As Weightlifters Continue India
Santosh Rao

Commonwealth Games 2018: Punam Yadav Wins Gold As Weightlifters Continue India's Medal Rush

Punam Yadav won the gold medal in women's 69kg weightlifting.

Commonwealth Games 2018: Weightlifters Continue Medal Rush, Venkat Rahul Ragala Wins India
Amit Kumar

Commonwealth Games 2018: Weightlifters Continue Medal Rush, Venkat Rahul Ragala Wins India's 4th Gold

Ragala lifted 151kg in snatch and 187 in clean and jerk for a total of 338 kg to win the sixth medal overall for India - all of which have been won by weightlifters.

Commonwealth Games 2018: Sathish Kumar Sivalingam Fights Through Pain For Golden Finish
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Commonwealth Games 2018: Sathish Kumar Sivalingam Fights Through Pain For Golden Finish

2018 Commonwealth Games: Sathish Kumar Sivalingam said he was competing at less than ideal fitness and had no hopes of winning a medal.

Commonwealth Games 2018: Sathish Kumar Claims India
Santosh Rao

Commonwealth Games 2018: Sathish Kumar Claims India's Third Weightlifting Gold

Sathish Kumar Sivalingam was crowned the Commonwealth Games 2018 champion after finishing with a combined score (snatch, clean and jerk) of 317.

Commonwealth Games 2018: Sad I Couldn
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Commonwealth Games 2018: Sad I Couldn't Break All Games Records, Says Sanjita Chanu

Sanjita Chanu claimed the 53kg category gold on Friday after breaking the Games record in snatch -- her total was 192kg (84kg+108).

Commonwealth Games 2018: Deepak Lather Claims Bronze, Gives India Fourth Weightlifting Medal

Commonwealth Games 2018: Deepak Lather Claims Bronze, Gives India Fourth Weightlifting Medal

India claimed their fourth lifting medal at CWG 2018.

Commonwealth Games 2018: Weightlifter Sanjita Chanu Clinches India
Santosh Rao

Commonwealth Games 2018: Weightlifter Sanjita Chanu Clinches India's Second Gold

Sanjita Chanu overcame a stiff challenge from 2014 Glasgow gold medallist Dika Toua of Papua New Guinea to give India it's second gold of the 2018 Games in Gold Coast.

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