Saikhom Mirabai Chanu

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Saikhom Mirabai Chanu
Personal information
Born (1994-08-08) 8 August 1994 (age 29)
Nongpok Kakching, Imphal East, Manipur, India
Height1.50 m (4 ft 11 in)
Weight49 kg (108 lb)
Sport
CountryIndia
SportWeightlifting
Event(s)49 kg
Coached byVijay Sharma, Aaron Horschig[1][2]

Saikhom Mirabai Chanu (born 8 August 1994) is an Indian weightlifter. Mirabai Chanu lifted a total of 201 kg, winning the Gold Metal at the CWG 2022. She won the silver medal at the 2020 Summer Olympics in the Women's 49 kg category.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Olympic medallist Mirabai Chanu, coach Vijay Sharma thank government for sustained support". The Times of India. 25 July 2021. Retrieved 24 August 2021.
  2. Deka, Kaushik (19 July 2021). "Lifting hope | Saikhom Mirabai Chanu". India Today.