Seema reaches podium twice as India extend dominance at Commonwealth Weightlifting C'ships
ANI | Updated: Sep 09, 2017 12:41 IST
Queensland [Australia], Sept 9 (ANI): Seema led yet another emphatic day for the country on Friday, clinching a gold and a silver, as India enjoyed six podium finishes at the 2017 Commonwealth Weightlifting Championships.
She lifted 91 kg in the snatch and 111 kg in the clean and jerk phase, with her overall score proving good enough to claim gold in the junior women's 75kg event.
In the senior men's 94 kg category, Vikas Thakur won the bronze medal by lifting 340 kg while Konjum Taba bagged the gold medal by lifting 317 kg in the junior men's 94 kg event.