Another Example of Women Power, Mirabai Chanu wins gold Medal after 22 years in World Weightlifting

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  • After Cricket, Wrestling and Boxing there comes another good news from the sports of Weightlifting.
  • Mirabai Chanu who won first Weightlifting World Championship for India since 1995 after defeating Thai favourite Thunya Sukcharoen in the Women’s 48 kg on Wednesday.
  • She has made a new world record by lifting 194 kg while Sukcharoen from Thailand won silver medal with a lift of 193 kg and Segura Ana from Ireland bagged bronze medal.
  • Karnam Malleshwari became the first female Olympic Medalist who won bronze in 1994 & 1995 at World level.
  • Mirabai Chanu who is employed with Indian Railways started with 85 kg.
  • The weightlifting championship is being held in Anaheim, USA and Chanu played very brilliantly
  • Prime Minister and President both congratulated Mirabai Chanu for clinching Gold medal in Weightlifting Championship.

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