Saturday, June 25, 2022

Eight male and seven female weightlifters selected to represent India at the Commonwealth Games

A total of 15 weightlifters, comprising eight men and seven women, have been selected to represent India at the upcoming 2022 Commonwealth Games, set to take place from 28th July 28 to 8th August in Birmingham. The lifters will...

Sports Ministry to sponsor exposure trips and international competitions for wrestler, shooters and weightlifters

The Sports Ministry of India has announced its decision to sponsor foreign exposure trips as well as the upcoming international competitions for the wrestlers, shooters and weightlifters of the country. The cost of the exposure trips for the athletes...
Mirabai Chanu could be promoted to the gold medal as anti-doping authorities set to test Hou Zhihui

Mirabai Chanu could be promoted to the gold medal as anti-doping authorities set to...

Tokyo Olympics silver medallist Mirabai Chanu could get the gold medal with the anti-doping authorities set to test the winner Hou Zhihui. If she is found positive for a banned substance, Mirabai Chanu will finish first in the Women's...

Mirabai Chanu bags silver medal in Weightlifting Women’s 49Kg category in Tokyo Olympics

The Indian weightlifter Mirabai Chanu captured the first medal for India in the ongoing Tokyo Olympics. She won a silver medal in the 49kg category of the Women's weightlifting event. Mirabai Chanu ends 21-year weightlifting medal drought in Olympic Games Winning...
Achinta Sheuli

Achinta Sheuli clinches Junior World Weightlifting Championships silver medal, breaks national records

Indian weightlifter Achinta Sheuli bagged a silver medal in the men’s 73kg category at the IWF Junior World Weightlifting Championships on Wednesday at Tashkent, as well as broke three national records. At the gold level qualifying event for the upcoming...

The final lift: Indian powerlifting champion carrying and burying Covid-19 deaths

During these testing times, physical strength won't amount much as emotional strength would. For Mohammed Azmat, having already conquered the physical aspect with his honours in weight-lifting, he is embracing the emotional aspect by aiding in burying bodies rather...

IOS sports signs Youth Olympics Gold medalist Jeremy Lalrinnunga

Jeremy Lalrinnunga, who is a 17-year old weightlifter from Aizawl has signed a management deal with India's top sports management company IOS Sports and Entertainment. The youngster first broke into the scene back in 2018 when he became the first...

Exclusive: CWG medalist Deepak Lather: Made it as a sprinter before weightlifting!

At the Commonwealth Games in 2018, Deepak Lather became the youngest Indian weightlifter to win a CWG medal. At 18-years old, Lather won a Bronze medal at the CWG games held in Gold Coast, Australia. Deepak Lather isn't new to...

Double trouble: Khel Ratna awardees’ Arjuna aspiration leaves officials puzzled

2016 Olympics Bronze medalist Sakshi Malik and weightlifter Mirabai have stunned the officials after submitting their applications for the Arjuna award. The astonishment stems from the fact that the duo have already been bestowed by the nation's highest sporting...

The Mountain’s Peak: Hafthor Bjornsson deadlifts mind-boggling 501kg to set new world record.

Having being relieved off his duties of squishing heads and guarding the queen, Hafthor "The Mountain" Bjornsson is lifting weights for fun. The Game of Thrones star has broken the world deadlift record after lifting 501kg.  As part of the...


Adorable pictures of Anouk Hoogendijk!!

Anouk Hoogendijk - Dutch professional footballer. Picture Credits - Anouk Hoogendijk (Instagram)