Bindyarani Silver Medal: India has got the fourth medal in the Commonwealth Games 2022. Bindiyarani Devi won the silver medal for India in the 55 kg weightlifting category of women’s weightlifting. Bindiyarani scored 86 in snatch, while scored 116 in clean and jerk. That is, he has won the silver medal by scoring a total of 202 kg.Bindiyarani Devi looked very happy after winning silver in weightlifting. She said- I played in Commonwealth for the first time and I am very happy to win silver. Today was the best performance of my life. However, gold slipped out of my hands. When I was on the podium, I was not in the center. I will try to do better next time. The special thing is that in the Commonwealth 2022, India has got all the four medals so far by weightlifters. Where Tokyo Olympics silver medalist Mirabai Chanu won gold in the 49 kg weight category. On the other hand, Sanket Mahadev and Gururaja Pujari were successful in winning silver and bronze medals respectively.
Such has been the journey of BindiyaraniBindiyarani Devi of Manipur does her training at the Sports Authority of India (SAI) centre. But when the center was closed due to the Corona pandemic, Bindiyarani trained under the guidance of Anita Chanu, who had been the coach of star weightlifter Mirabai Chanu.Bindiyarani Devi made her international debut at the 2016 World Youth Championship held in Penang, Malaysia and finished 10th. 23-year-old Bindiyarani Devi won the gold medal in the South Asian Games held in the year 2019. In the year 2019, Bindiyarani also won the title of Commonwealth Championship.
championshipBindiyarani Devi had won the gold medal in clean and jerk during the World Championship last year. However, she finished fourth in the overall standings for not performing well in the snatch. Bindiya lifted 84 kg in snatch and 114 kg in clean and jerk due to which her total weight was 198. No other lifter had lifted more weight than Bindiyarani in clean and jerk and she got gold in that.