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Saikhom Mirabai Chanu Withdraws From World Weightlifting And Commonwealth Championships

Nov 25, 2021 PTI

Olympic silver medallist in the 49kg category Saikhom Mirabai Chanu has withdrawn from World Championship and the Commonwealth Senior Championship on the advice of India head coach Vijay Sharma.

Amit Shah Tells Saikhom Mirabai Chanu, Don't Be Content With Olympics Silver Medal

Sep 04, 2021 PTI

Mirabai had clinched a silver medal in the 49kg category weightlifting that opened India's account at the recently-concluded Tokyo Olympics


Mirabai Chanu's Tokyo Olympics Silver Medal Is 'Oxygen' For Weightlifting, Says Karnam Malleswari

Malleswari, who had won a weightlifting bronze in the 2000 Olympics, said that sports culture will grow in the country

Saikhom Mirabai Chanu Eyes Asian Games Weightlifting Medal After Tokyo Olympics Silver

Aug 17, 2021 PTI

Mirabai Chanu said she is focussed on the Asian Games gold medal, which remains the only accolade missing from her cabinet.


Tokyo 2020: India Basks In Neeraj Chopra's Golden Throw; Records Best-ever Olympics

With the addition of Chopra's gold on the last day of their competitive schedule, India signed off with seven medals in all, including two silver and four bronze

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04 August, 2021

Tokyo Olympics: Weightlifter Lasha Talakhadze Sets Three New World Records, Wins Gold

Associated Press (AP)

The defending champion from Georgia lifted 223 kilograms in the snatch and 265kg in the clean and jerk for a total 488kg on Wednesday.


31 July, 2021

Tokyo Olympics: Lyu Xiaojun Becomes Oldest Weightlifting Champ At 37

Associated Press (AP)

Lyu lifted 170kg in the snatch and 204kg in the clean and jerk for a total 374kg which was 7kg more than the second placed Zacarias Bonnat of the Dominican Republic


27 July, 2021

Mirabai Chanu Gets Emotional Welcome At Home, Manipur Celebrates Weightlifter's Tokyo 2020 Silver

PTI

A stringent training regimen after the 2016 Rio Games had limited Chanu's visits to home for the past five years.


26 July, 2021

Tokyo Olympic Silver-medallist Saikhom Mirabai Chanu Given Hero's Welcome

Outlook Web Bureau

The Olympic star was felicitated at a special ceremony organised by Sports Minister this evening


26 July, 2021

Manipur To Appoint Saikhom Mirabai Chanu As Additional Superintendent Of Police

PTI

The state government is also rewarding Mirabai Chanu with Rs 1 crore for winning the silver medal in weightlifting


26 July, 2021

Saikhom Mirabai Chanu's Silver To Turn Into Gold? Doping Cloud On Zhihui Hou Looms

Outlook Web Bureau

Saikhom Mirabai Chanu lifted a total of 202kg (87kg+115kg) to clinch silver medal behind China's Zhihui Hou


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24 July, 2021

Tokyo Olympics 2020, Indian Results At A Glance On Day 1: Saikhom Mirabai Chanu Gives Historic Start

Outlook Web Bureau

Weightlifter Saikhom Mirabai Chanu won India's first medal at Tokyo 2020. India are attempting to surpass their best medal haul of six at London 2012


24 July, 2021

Fish And Rice Waiting For Mirabai Chanu, Tokyo 2020 Silver Medallist Visited Home 'Five Times In Five Years'

PTI

Competing in her second Olympics, Chanu claimed the silver medal in the 49kg category with a total of 202kg (87kg+115kg)


24 July, 2021

Abhinav Bindra Hails Saikhom Mirabai Chanu Says Silver Will 'Serve As Reminder Of Joy' In This COVID Gloom

PTI

Manipur's Mirabai Chanu, 26, lifted a total of 202kg (87kg+115kg) to better Karnam Malleswari's bronze in the 2000 Sydney Olympics


24 July, 2021

Saikhom Mirabai Chanu's Mother In Tears As Daughter Sports 'Good Luck' Earrings She Gifted In Tokyo Olympics

PTI

Saikhom Mirabai Chanu ended India's 21-year wait for a weightlifting medal at the Olympics by clinching a silver medal in the 49kg category


24 July, 2021

Silver-lining For India As Saikhom Mirabai Chanu Basks In Tokyo Olympics Limelight

PTI

The diminutive Manipuri broke down after realising that she has secured a medal and hugged head coach Vijay Sharma in jubiliation


24 July, 2021

Tokyo Olympics: Saikhom Mirabai Chanu's Performance Motivates Every Indian, Hails PM Narendra Modi

PTI

Mirabai lifted a total of 202kg (87kg+115kg) to better Karnam Malleswari's bronze in the 2000 Sydney Olympics and open India's account in Tokyo


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24 July, 2021

Saikhom Mirabai Chanu Wins Silver In Weightlifting, India's First Medal At Tokyo Olympics 2020

Outlook Web Bureau

Mirabai lifted a total of 202kg (87kg+115kg) to better Karnam Malleswari's bronze in the 2000 Sydney Olympics


Photo Gallery

A health worker disinfects Kanyakumari S.P office after a few office staff tested positive for the coronavirus, in Kanyakumari district.

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Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) national spokesperon Rakesh Tikait speaks during a 'Kisan Mahapanchayat' to mark one year of the farmers' agitation, in Mumbai.

PTI Photo/Kunal Patil

Union Home Minister Amit Shah inaugurates the 150 metric ton per day Milk Powder Plant and Automatic Robotic Storage and Retrieval System of Amulfed Dairy, in Gandhinagar.

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Union Ministers Smriti Irani and Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi arrive for the BJP Parliamentary Executive Committee meeting ahead of the Winter Session of the Parliament, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/Shahbaz Khan

Smriti Irani, Locket Chatterjee and Ranjanben Dhananjay Bhatt arrive to attend BJP Parliamentary Executive Committee meeting ahead of the Winter Session of the Parliament, in New Delhi.

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