CWG 2022: Sudhir won gold in para powerlifting, country got 6th gold and 20th medal

Sudhir Wins Gold In Para Powerlifting: 2022 running in Birmingham Commonwealth Games. He won India Gold for the first time in Para Powerlifting. Earlier, India had not won a gold medal in this category till now. Sudhir set a Games record with 134.5 points. Sudhir has become the first athlete for India to win a gold in Para Powerlifting. 

India’s para powerlifter Sudhir won the gold medal in the men’s heavyweight category by lifting 212 kg. Sudhir, weighing 87.30 kg, lifted 208 kg in the first attempt with a rack height of 14. After this, Sudhir lifted 212 kg in the second attempt. At the same time, Sudhir remained on top with 134.5 points and won the gold medal. 

country got 6th gold and 20th medal

Murali Sreeshankar wins silver in long jump

Murali Sreeshankar of India did wonders in the men’s long jump. He won silver medal in track and field. This is India’s 19th medal in the 2022 Commonwealth Games. Sreeshankar won the silver medal in the men’s long jump final with a best jump of 8.08m. 

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