Gururaja Poojary Current Affairs, GK & News
Weightlifter Venkat Rahul Ragala claimed India’s fourth Gold medal in 85-kg category at 21st Commonwealth Games with a total lift of 338 Kg in Gold Coast on April 7, 2018. Earlier, Weightlifter Sathish Sivalingam won India’s third gold medal. Apart from this, Mirabai Chanu (48kg) and Sanjita Chanu (53kg) won gold medals in the women’s ..
Topics: Chanu • Commonwealth Games • Deepak Lather • Gururaja Poojary • Khumukcham Sanjita Chanu • Ragala Venkat Rahul • Sathish Sivalingam • Sukhen Dey • Weightlifters • Weightlifting • Weightlifting in India
Weightlifter Sanjita Chanu from Manipur has clinched the India’s second gold at the 21st Commonwealth Games (CWG-2018) in the women’s 53 kg weightlifting category in Gold Coast, Australia on April 6. She lifted a total of 192kg (84 kg in Snatch + 108 kg in Clean and Jerk). Beside her, Deepak Lather became the youngest ..
Topics: Chanu • Commonwealth Games • Deepak Lather • Gururaja Poojary • Indian records in Olympic weightlifting • Khumukcham Sanjita Chanu • Saikhom Mirabai Chanu • Weightlifters • Weightlifting • Weightlifting in India
Teenager Deepak Lather from Haryana has become the youngest Indian weightlifter to claim a Commonwealth Games medal by clinching a bronze in the men’s 69kg weightlifting category at the 21st Commonwealth Games (CWG-2018) in Gold Coast, Australia on April 6. He lifted a total of 295kg (136kg+159kg). The youngster, competing in his first Commonwealth Games, ..
P Gururaja, who hails from Udupi in Karnataka, has clinched India’s first medal at the 21st Commonwealth Games 2018 at Gold Coast in Brisbane, Australia on April 5. He won the silver medal in the men’s 56 kg final with a total lift of 249 kg (111 kg in snatch + 138 kg in clean ..