newssports3 months ago

Mirabai, Jeremy, and Achinta to skip Asian Championships to prepare for a three week training camp

Seven Indian weightlifters, including Olympic silver medalist Mirabai Chanu, will go to the United States on Tuesday for a three-and-a-half-week strength and conditioning training camp in St. Louis. Jeremy, Achinta Sheuli, Sanket Sargar, Bindyarani Devi, Gurdeep Singh Jhilli Dalabehra will also go.
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newssports4 months ago

Asian Weightlifting Championships 2022 | Mirabai Chanu set to be rested after CWG gold

Star India weightlifters Saikhom Mirabai Chanu and Jeremy Lalrinnunga, who won gold medals for India in their weight categories, at the Commonwealth Games 2022, will be rested for the upcoming Asian Weightlifting Championships 2022, to be held in Manama, Bahrain from October 6 to 16.
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newssports4 months ago

Jeremy Lalrinnunga and Achinta Sheuli to fight for one spot at Paris Olympics

After a good showing at the CWG 2022, weightlifters Jeremy Lalrinnunga and Achinta Sheuli, who both won gold medals, will need to compete against each other in the 73kg category for a place in Olympics. The Paris Olympics does not have the 67 kg category where Jeremy won his medal.
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newssports4 months ago

Commonwealth Games 2022 | Jeremy Lalrinnunga secures gold medal in Men's 67kg weightlifting

India secured a second gold medal at the ongoing 2022 Commonwealth Games through Jeremy Lalrinnunga who lifted a combined weight of 300 kgs in the Men’s 67kg category. Yesterday, Maribai Chanu got the gold tally going for India at the Games after she won the gold medal in the Women’s 49kg category.
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newssportsa year ago

National Weightlifting Championship postponed due to Covid-19; now to start from March 20

The National Weightlifting Championship 2022 has been postponed to March 20, as per a report in Sportstar, due to the rising cases of Covid-19. The championship was scheduled from January 8-16 at the Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology (KIIT) University in Bhubaneswar, Odisha.
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newssportsa year ago

World Weightlifting Championship 2021 | All eyes on Youth Olympics champion Jeremy Lalrinngua in Mirabai Chanu's absence

Former Youth Olympic Champion Jeremy Lalrinngua will spearhead the Indian challenge at the World Weightlifting Championship 2021, to be held from December 7 to 17 in Tashkent, Uzbekistan. Tokyo Olympics medalist Mirabai Chanu, however, won't be a part of the championship after she opted out.
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newssports2 years ago

2021 Junior Weightlifting Championships | Jeremy Lalrinnunga wins silver in snatch, but miss out Tokyo Olympics qualification

Indian weightlifter Jeremy Lalrinnunga finished with a silver medal in the snatch at the Junior World Championships but missed out on a Tokyo Olympics qualification. The Youth Olympics winner finished with an overall score of 300, which was one shy of the bronze medal winner Fehmi Yusuf.
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newssports3 years ago

World Weightlifting Championship 2019: Mirabai Chanu looks to repeat 2017 feat to earn Tokyo Olympics berth

Former champion Mirabai Chanu will look to repeat her 2017 gold-medal winning feat and seal an Olympic spot when she leads the Indian contingent at the World Weightlifting Championship, starting on Wednesday in Pattaya. She is hoping to reach the 210kg mark until the Tokyo Olympics arrive.
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reportsports3 years ago

Commonwealth Weightlifting Championships | Jeremy Lalrinnunga breaks three records, Achinta Sheuli bags gold

Jeremy Lalrinnunga has registered three new records in the 67 kg category at the ongoing Commonwealth Weightlifting Championships on Thursday. On the other hand, National Champion Achinta Sheuli won the men’s 73 kg gold, while also claiming the junior title at the ongoing event.
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reportsports4 years ago

Asian Weightlifting Championships | Pardeep Singh, Mirabai Chanu bag bronze for India

Pardeep Singh has clinched a bronze medal in the clean and jerk 102kg category on Friday at the prestigious Asian Weightlifting Championships in Ningbo, China. Among the women, Mirabai Chanu also managed to bag a bronze medal for India in the Continental Championships being held in China.
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