CWG medallists Mirabai Chanu, Achinta Sheuli, Lovepreet and Gurdeep obtain heat welcome in Amritsar
Amritsar, August 6
Mirabai Chanu and Achinta Sheuli have been showered with love as they have been welcomed by the individuals at Amritsar Airport in Punjab after profitable a gold medal every for the nation in CWG 2022.
Indian weightlifters Chanu and Sheuli got here again to their house nation with two gold medals for India. Each the weightlifters had a tremendous marketing campaign in Birmingham as they completed high of the rostrum of their respective classes making the entire nation proud.
“It feels good to be again in India and we’re elated as we received accolades for the nation,” stated Achinta as he acquired a heat welcome with a bouquet of flowers and sweets from the individuals.
Together with them, weightlifters Lovepreet Singh and Gurdeep Singh additionally returned to their homeland. Each of them additionally acquired a grand welcome from the individuals as they marked their return from Commonwealth Video games. Each Lovepreet and Gurdeep received a bronze medal for the nation.
“It feels good to be right here and we’re fairly elated being again within the nation,” stated Lovepreet who received a bronze medal within the 109 KG weight class.
The duo was additionally welcomed with a lot of love and affection from the individuals of Punjab.
“We’re receiving a variety of affection from the individuals right here. We look ahead to getting ready for Asian Video games, the Olympics,” stated Gurdeep as he prepares to tackle extra challenges sooner or later and make the nation proud once more.
Achinta Sheuli clinched a gold medal with a mixed carry of 313 kg within the males’s 73 kg closing. In the course of the occasion, he lifted 143 kg in his final try within the snatch spherical to create a brand new Commonwealth Video games report.
With a profitable carry of 170 kg in his third clear and jerk try, Achinta Sheuli completed with a complete of 313 kg (143kg + 170kg).
In the meantime, Chanu throughout her girls’s 49 kg closing, in her first try on the Snatch class, made an ideal begin and efficiently lifted 84kg. Chanu efficiently lifted the required 88kg in her second.
She carried out her private finest on the stage of representing India. Within the closing try of the Snatch class, the Tokyo Olympics silver medalist did not carry 90kg with exhibiting gorgeous energy. Within the Clear and Jerk carry class, Chanu exhibited a surprising show of energy as she lifted 109kg in her first try. In her second try, she lifted 113kg.
In her closing try at this class, she did not carry 115kg however she didn’t fail to clinch the primary gold medal for India on this multi-sports occasion in 2022.
Lovepreet completed with a mixed carry of 355 kg in males’s 109 kg class. It consisted of 163 kg in his closing Snatch try and a better of 192 kg within the Clear and Jerk class. It helped him clinch a bronze medal.
Gurdeep Singh bagged the bronze medal within the males’s 109-plus kg closing on the ongoing Commonwealth Video games 2022 with a mixed carry of 390kg.