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Commonwealth Weightlifting Championships: Punam Yadav wins silver; Arockiya, Vikas secure bronze

On Tuesday, at the ongoing commonwealth Weightlifting Championships 2021 in Tashkent, India’s Weightlifter Punam Yadav won the Silver in women’s 76kg category.

Punam Yadav lifted a total of 220 kg (98 + 122) and stood seventh on the world weightlifting Championships, which are being held simultaneously in Tashkent until December 17. India being a province country is contending in both.

R Arockiya Alish, 2018 Commonwealth Games gold medallist comrade secured bronze for a sum of 214kg (99 + 123). Canada's Maya LAylor win the Commonwealth gold for atotal of 229kg (99+130).

Up until this point, India have won 12medals at the region titles, including three golds. Nonetheless, Indian weightlifters, have won just a single award a quick lift gold at the World

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