- Mirabai Chanu Lifts Indian Spirits With Tokyo Olympics Silver But Weightlifting Faces Uncertain Olympic Future
Mirabai Chanu, a former world champion, had left the 2016 Rio Olympics in tears after failing to log a legitimate lift but five years on, she displayed the brilliant composure in Tokyo for a historic silver medal to bury the ghosts of the past.
- Commonwealth Championships: Indian Weightlifter Jeremy Lalrinnunga Clinches Gold
Commonwealth Championships: Jeremy Lalrinnunga came out on top in the men's 67kg category in Tashkent.
- Commonwealth Weightlifting Championship: Bindyarani Devi Wins Silver In Women's 55kg Category
Commonwealth Weightlifting Championship: Bindyarani Devi lifted a total of 198kg to win silver in her category.
- Weightlifter Mirabai Chanu To Miss World Championship And Commonwealth Senior Championship
Tokyo Olympics silver medallist Mirabai Chanu is set to miss the upcoming World Championship and Commonwealth Senior Championship.
- 2021 World Weightlifting Championships: Mirabai Chanu Sets Sights On Second World Title After Tokyo Olympics Silver
Mirabai Chanu had clinched the gold at the Weightlifting World Championships in 2017 but since then a medal at the event has eluded her.
- Amit Shah Felicitates Olympic Silver Medallist Mirabai Chanu
Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Saturday felicitated Olympic silver medallist Mirabai Chanu on Saturday.
- Tokyo Olympics: Amit Shah To Honour Silver Medallist Mirabai Chanu
Tokyo Olympics: Mirabai Chanu, who won a weightlifting silver medal, will be honoured by Amit Shah during the 51st Raising Day celebrations of the Bureau of Police Research and Development (BPRD).
- First-Ever Turkmenistan's Olympic Medallist Gifted Car, Apartment, Cash
Weightlifter Polina Guryeva, who won silver for Turkmenistan at the Summer Games in Tokyo in the women's 59 kg category, was gifted an apartment, a car and $50,000 in cash as she became country's first-ever Olympic medallist.
- Weightlifting Chiefs Must Resign If Sport Is To Have Olympic Future: USA CEO
Weightlifting is all but certain to be removed from the Olympic Games programme unless the present leadership stand down, USA weightlifting CEO Phil Andrews said.
- "Really Inspired": Olympic Silver Medallist Mirabai Chanu After Meeting Sachin Tendulkar. See Pics
Olympic silver medallist Mirabai Chanu took to Instagram to share pictures of her meet-up with cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar.
- Kiren Rijiju Hails India's "Historic" Performance In Tokyo Olympics
Union Minister of Law and Justice Kiren Rijiju said India's athletes will be given a grand welcome upon their return from the Tokyo Olympics.
- Mirabai Chanu's "Special" Birthday Celebrations With Family. See Pics
Mirabai Chanu celebrated her birthday with her family after returning from the Tokyo Olympics with a silver medal.
- What India's Medal Winners Said After Tokyo Olympics Heroics
India recorded its best-ever medal haul at a single edition of the Olympic Games after finishing with a total of seven medals in Tokyo.
- Mirabai Chanu's Treat For Truckers Who Helped Her Travel For Training
Mirabai Chanu met and treated 150 truckers in Manipur as they had given her a lift from her village to Imphal for her training every day for years.
- Tokyo Olympics: Weightlifter Hidilyn Diaz Of Philippines Hailed For Historic Gold
Tokyo Olympics: Weightlifter Hidilyn Diaz of Philippines was hailed after securing country's first Olympic gold medal as she smashed her personal best with final clean and jerk of 127kg in the women's 55kg category.
- Tokyo Olympics: Mirabai Chanu Created History, Entire Nation Proud Of Her, Says Sports Minister Anurag Thakur
Tokyo Olympics: Sports Minister Anurag Thakur on Monday felicitated India's Olympic silver-medallist Mirabai Chanu and said "the entire nation is proud of you".
- Tokyo Olympics: "Didn't Eat Anything For Two Days Before Competition," Says India's Olympic Silver Medallist Mirabai Chanu
Tokyo Olympics: India's Olympic silver medallist Mirabai Chanu said she didn't eat anything for two days before her competition at Tokyo Games as she was concerned about her weight.
- Tokyo Olympics Silver Medallist Mirabai Chanu Comes Home To Big Welcome
Tokyo Olympics: Indian weightlifter Mirabai Chanu landed in Delhi from Tokyo, days after winning the silver medal in women's 49kg category.