Indian weightlifters have so far shown excellence in the Commonwealth Games-2022 and are consistently putting medals in the country’s bag.
Achint Sheuli won medal in Commonwealth Games-2022. (SAI Media Twitter)
Indian weightlifters have performed amazingly in the Commonwealth Games being played in Birmingham. So far, all the medals that have come to India’s share have also been given by weightlifters. India has won six medals out of which two medals are gold medals. Won one of these two medals Achinta Sheuli has. Achinta won the gold medal in the men’s 73 kg weight category by lifting a total of 313 kg. Achinta won the medal with a Games record. After this victory, Achinta dedicated this medal to her brother. ,
However, this victory was not easy for Achinta. He struggled a lot to reach here. After this victory, Achinta ndtv He said, “It was not easy, but I made it easy. In the second attempt, I could not lift well. After this there was a tough competition. Vijay sir was telling me to do better. I gave my best.”
mother left work
Achinta’s mother used to sew clothes, but as soon as her son achieved success in the sport, she left this job. Achinta said, “My mother has given up sewing clothes. Earlier she used to do the same work from morning till night. I used to do too. I want to dedicate this medal to my brother who always supported me. There was pressure to win a medal because Sanket Sargar won the medal.”
won such a medal
Although Achinta was considered a contender to win a medal in this event. He lifted 143 kg in snatch and 170 kg in clean and jerk. Iri Hidayat Muhammad of Malaysia gave a tough challenge to Achinta, but he could not get ahead of the Indian player. He lifted a total of 303 kilograms. Hidayat lifted 138 kg in snatch and 165 kg in clean and jerk. Canada’s Shad Darsigny finished third. He lifted a total of 298 kg. He lifted 135 kg in snatch and 163 kg in clean and jerk. On the basis of the 143 kg that Achint had lifted, he was successful in making the Games record his name.
before worry Jeremy Lalrinnunga won India a gold medal in the 67 kg weight category. On Saturday, Mirabai Chanu, who won a silver medal at the Tokyo Olympics-2020, won the gold medal.