Konjum Taba clinches gold at 2017 Commonwealth Weightlifting Championships
Published: September 10, 2017
Konjum Taba has clinched gold in the junior men’s 94 kg category by lifting 317 kg at the 2017 Commonwealth Weightlifting Championships in Gold Coast, Australia. In the senior men’s 94 kg, Vikas Thakur won the bronze medal by lifting 340 kg, while Punam Yadav won silver in the 69 kilogram senior category by lifting 217 kg. In the youth girl 75 kg event, A Anju Devi won the silver medal by lifting 167 kg overall. On day 5 of the championship, India bagged six medals, including two Gold.
Topics: European Junior & U23 Weightlifting Championships • In weightlifting • Olympic medalists • Punam Yadav • Vikas Thakur • Weightlifters • Weightlifting • Weightlifting at the 2017 Bolivarian Games