India secures 8 medals at Singapore Weightlifting International 2022
- India concluded its campaign at the Singapore Weightlifting International 2022 with eight medals, including six golds and a silver and bronze each.
- Each of the eight Indian lifters who registered for the Singapore International won medals and secured their spots at the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games, scheduled to be held in July-August..
- India now have total 12 weightlifters qualified for the Commonwealth Games 2022 in Birmingham.
List of Indian weightlifters qualified for Commonwealth Games 2022
|Mirabai Chanu||women’s 55kg|
|Bindyarani Devi||women’s 59kg|
|Popy Hazarika||women’s 64kg|
|Usha Kumara||women’s 87kg|
|Purnima Pandey||women’s +87kg|
|Sanket Mahadev||men’s 55kg|
|Chanambam Rishikanta Singh||men’s 55kg|
|Jeremy Lalrinnunga||men’s 67kg|
|Achinta Sheuli||men’s 73kg|
|Ajay Singh||men’s 81kg|
|Vikas Thakur||men’s 96kg|
|Ragala Venkat Rahul||men’s 96kg|
Point to be noted: The four players highlighted in bold, secured their CWG-2022 spots by winning gold medals in their respective categories at the Commonwealth Weightlifting Championships 2021 in December.
Points to Remember:
- How many medals have been won by India at the Singapore Weightlifting International 2022?
- How many Indian weightlifters have qualified for Commonwealth Games 2022 in Birmingham?
- Also remember the weight category of players in which they are particpating