Lalchhanhimi and Sathish win gold in weightlifting nationals

first_imgNagercoil (Tamil Nadu), Dec 28 (PTI) Lalchhanhimi and Sathish Kumar won gold medals on day three of the 32nd Senior National Weightlifting Championships here today. Lalchhanhimi topped in the 69kg womens category, lifting a total of 214kg. She managed 94kg in snatch and 120kg in clean and jerk. Punam Yadav (211kg) and Rakhi Halder (197)of Railways Sports Promotion Board (RSPB) finished second and third respectively. Sathish won the mens 77kg gold with an overall lift of 317kg, three more than Ajay Singh and third-placed Papul Changmai, who lifted 313kg. PTI BS BSlast_img read more

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