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Feb 08, 2019
Jeremy Lalrinnunga wins silver in men's 67 kg to clinch second weightlifting medal for India in Thailand eventJeremy Lalrinnunga clinched a silver in men's 67kg category, fetching India's second medal in the EGAT's Cup International Weightlifting Championships in Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Feb 07, 2019
World champion weightlifter Saikhom Mirabai Chanu clinches gold medal on competitive return from back injurySaikhom Mirabai Chanu notched up a gold medal at the EGAT Cup, making a strong comeback from the lower back injury that kept her out of action for more than half of 2018
Jan 24, 2019
'Reborn' after seeing her suspension revoked, Sanjita Chanu vows to come back with a bang, targets Tokyo Olympics spotAn ecstatic Sanjita spoke to Firstpost from her home in Imphal after her provisional suspension was lifted.
Dec 18, 2018
Landmark year for Indian weightlifters as Mirabai Chanu and Jeremy Lalrinnunga shine, but dope case takes shine awayIf world champion Mirabai Chanu stood for a secure present, Jeremy Lalrinnunga emerged as the one for the future in what was a memorable 2018 if not for Commonwealth Games gold-medallist Sanjita Chanu's failed dope test.
Dec 01, 2018
Weightlifter Mirabai Chanu back on track chasing her Olympic dreams after recovering from career-threatening injuryMirabai Chanu had a disappointing outing at the 2016 Rio Olympics. However, after triumphing at the World Championships and the Commonwealth Games, she's gunning for gold at the Tokyo Olympics
Oct 29, 2018
World Weightlifting Championship 2018: Bereft of star power, India's young guns hope for productive campaign in AshgabatAfter a fairytale run in the Commonwealth Games, where India's lifters won five gold medals, they returned empty-handed from the Asian Games. Hopefully, the youngsters will lift the gloom with some good performance in the world championship.
Sep 28, 2018
Commonwealth Games winner Mirabai Chanu aims to lift 210 kg, says it would be enough to win medals in global tournamentsIndian weightlifter Mirabai Chanu stated that she's attempting to lift up to 210 kg, which she has said will be enough for her to win a medal at any tournament.
Sep 26, 2018
Episode 49: Afghanistan hold India to thrilling tie, Virat Kohli and Mirabai Chanu awarded with country's highest sporting honour and moreAfghanistan hold India to thrilling tie, Virat Kohli and Mirabai Chanu awarded with country's highest sporting honour and more on Episode 49 of our daily Spodcast.
Sep 25, 2018
India captain Virat Kohli, weightlifting world champion Mirabai Chanu receive Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna awardIndia captain Virat Kohli and weightlifting world champion Mirabai Chanu were presented with the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award at a ceremony at the Rashtrapati Bhawan.
Sep 22, 2018
Bajrang Punia unlikely to move court against Khel Ratna snub after advice from mentor Yogeshwar DuttStar wrestler Bajrang Punia is likely to back down from his stance of going to court against Sports Ministry's decision to ignore him for the prestigious Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award after his mentor Yogeshwar Dutt advised him to rather concentrate on his preparation for next month's World Championships.