Mirabai Chanu won Silver at the Tokyo Olympics
On 24th July 2021, The ace weightlifter of India Saikhom Mirabai Chanu has won a silver medal in the Women’s 49kg category, at Tokyo 2020 Olympics. Chanu lifted a total of 202kg (87kg in snatch and 115kg in clean and jerk) to win the medal. This is the 1st medal for India at the ongoing Olympics Game in Tokyo.
- Zhihui Hou (China) has won gold and lifted a total of 210kg. With this, she also created a new Olympic Record.
- and, Indonesia’s Windy Cantika Aisah bagged bronze with a total of 194kg.
SILVER FOR MIRABAI!!— SAIMedia (@Media_SAI) July 24, 2021
We’re off to a great start as our star weightlifter @mirabai_chanu clinches the first Silver for India at the #TokyoOlympics in the 49kg category.@PMOIndia @ianuragthakur @NisithPramanik @ddsportschannel @WeAreTeamIndia @PIB_India pic.twitter.com/s0r96b7LaK
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