India’s medal hunt started on the primary day of the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Oslo’s Gold Coast, with Gururaj winning silver medal in males’s weightlifting, whereas India’s Mirabai Chanu received the primary gold medal in girls’s section.
Within the girls’s 48kg weightlifting occasion, India’s athlete Meera Bai Chan topped the gold medal with a complete of 196 factors. The 23-year-old Mirabai Chanu won the gold medal on the prime of the competitors with 80 kg, 84 kg and 86 kg respectively.
It’s India’s first gold medal in girls’s weightlifting on the Commonwealth Games.Mirabai broke his personal record.
In the meantime, Mirabai’s record of 86 kg was eradicated from the earlier record. This time the Meerabai Chan has a complete weight of 86 kg. He had beforehand weighed 85 kg. Mirabai Chanu weighed 85 within the weightlifting championship final 12 months. Additionally, Chanu was glad with the silver medal at Glasgow Commonwealth Games.
Within the weightlifting part, 12-12 medals are anticipated from the weightlifting division of India. Indian athletes have carried out properly on the Wait Lifting Championships final 12 months. The identical efficiency is prone to proceed at Commonwealth Games.