Breaking | Manipuri Weightlifter Sanjita Chanu wins Second Gold for India in CWG 2018

Guwahati/New Delhi, April 6: Manipuri weightlifter Khumukcham Sanjita Chanu has bagged the second gold medal for India at the second day of 2018 Common Wealth Games on Friday.

The weightlifter has set a CWG record as she lifted 84 kg in snatch and even lifted 108kg in clean and jerk dominating the 53kg women’s weightlifting category event at Gold Coast.

The Manipuri athlete is the third weightlifter from India to win a medal at Gold Coast.

Earlier Sanjita had won gold four years back at Glasgow CWG in the 48kg category.