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Commonwealth Games 2018: Weightlifter Sanjita Chanu wins 2nd gold for India

The Manipuri lifter lifted a total of 192 kg which included a CWG record of 84 kg in the snatch and 108 kg in clean and jerk

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CWG 2018: Sanjita Chanu wins India's second Gold in women's weightlifting
CWG 2018: Sanjita Chanu wins India's second Gold in women's weightlifting

Indian weightlifter won gold in the women's 53 kg category at the 21st Commonwealth Games (CWG) here on Friday.

The Manipuri lifter lifted a total of 192 kg which included a record of 84 kg in the snatch and 108 kg in clean and jerk.

Loa Dika Toua of Papua New Guinea was a distant second with 182 kg while New Zealand's Rachel Leblanc-Bazinet took bronze with 181 kg.

 

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First Published: Fri, April 06 2018. 08:17 IST
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