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Watch: Indian para-powerlifter Sudhir clinches historic gold medal in Commonwealth Games

He won nation’s initial gold medal in Guy’s Heavyweight Para-Powerlifting

Para-powerlifter Sudhir secured the gold medal in the Guy’s Heavyweight last at the continuous Republic Gamings 2022 with the most effective weight of 212kg on Thursday.

Sudhir won India’s initial gold in Para-Powerlifting at Republic Gamings. He beat Nigeria’s Ikechukwu Obichukwu (133.6 factors) by 0.9 factors as his last rating reviewed a Gamings document 134.5 factors for the gold.

Sudhir began his occasion with an effective effort of a 208kg lift without damaging a sweat, racking up 132.0 factors. In his 2nd effort, he enhanced his last effort and also raised 212kg efficiently, racking up 134.5 factors.

In the 3rd and also last effort, he fell short to raise 217kg yet secured the gold medal with 134.5 factors.

Previously in the day, Indian Para-Powerlifters fell short to win a medal. Manpreet Kaur began with an effective lift of 87kg, racking up 88.6 factors in her initial effort. In the 2nd effort, she raised 88kg, racking up 89.6 factors. In the last effort, she fell short to raise 90kg.

Para-Powerlifter Sakina Khatun fell short to raise 90kg in her initial effort. Khatun efficiently raised 90kg in her 2nd effort, racking up 87.5 factors.

Both completed simply outside the platform positions with overalls of 89.6 Kg and also 87.5 Kg. India’s Manpreet Kaur and also Sakina Khatun coating fourth and also fifth specifically.

In the guys’s classification, Parmjeet Kumar began his occasion with an unsuccessful effort of a 165kg lift. The Indian lifter was once again not successful to raise 165kg. Also in his last effort, he fell short to raise, therefore finishing the occasion at the end of the table.

Athletes in quaterfinals

Indian table tennis celebrities Manika Batra and also Sreeja Akula progressed to the quarterfinal of the females’s songs classification, while wrestlers Deepak and also Bajrang Punia’s made it to the guys’s freestyle quarterfinal phase.

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