Commonwealth Games Bindyarani Devi Wins Silver: Indian athletes continue their momentum in Commonwealth Games 2022. While India has already won three medals, it has won another medal. Indian athletes are showing their strength in the weightlifting category. While star weightlifter Meera Bai Chanu has already won the gold medal, Indian player Bindya Rani Devi won the silver medal in the women’s weightlifting 55 kg category. With this, India won a total of four medals on Saturday. Although she failed in her second clean and jerk attempt of 114 kg, Bindyarani lifted 116 kg in her last attempt. With this, he stood at the second place.
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However, Bindyarani finished second with just 1 kg less than gold medalist Adijat Olarinoye of Nigeria. Won the silver medal. 23-year-old Bindyarani lifted a total of 202 kg. He lifted 86 kg in the snatch round and 116 kg in the clean and jerk category and created a record in the Commonwealth Games. Adijal Adenike Olarinoye, who won the gold, lifted 203 kg (snatch 92 kg, clean and jerk 111 kg) and won the gold. In third place Freire Marrow lifted 198 kg and won the bronze medal. Earlier Mirabai Chanu created a record by winning gold in the weightlifting category. Sanket Mahadev Sargar won the silver medal and Gururaja Pujari won the bronze medals.