Asian Weightlifting Championships: Jeremy Lalrinnunga smashes world record in youth category with power-packed show
Youth Olympics gold medallist Jeremy Lalrinnunga went on a record-smashing spree in a power-packed performance to secure second place in his group at the Asian Weightlifting Championship on Sunday
Asian Weightlifting Championships: Indian lifters, led by Mirabai Chanu, begin campaign with eye on Tokyo Olympics 2020
While none of the athletes will be able to qualify for the Olympics from this tournament alone, a good performance at the gold-level Olympic qualifying event will bolster their chances of making it to the Tokyo Games next year.
The Championship was awarded to India at the Executive Board Meeting and Congress of the Asian Weightlifting Federation held on 22 April at Urgench, Uzbekistan.