Assam bag 7 medals in National WeightliftingAugust 17, 2021, Guwahati, Patiala
Assam collected seven medals, including three gold, in the Youth, Junior and Senior National Weightlifting Championship. The competition was held recently at Patiala.
Gold medal winners: Sditya Baruah- Youth 89kg category , (Snatch – 120kg, Clean & Jerk – 163kg, New record) , Total, 283kg (New record), Ditimoni Sonowal -Youth 59kg category (Snatch – 68kg, Clean & Jerk- 84kg), Sidhanta Gogoi- Senior 61kg category (Snatch – 111kg, Clean & Jerk-142kg).
Silver medalists: Tridip Baruah- Junior 81kg category (Snatch – 126kg, Clean & Jerk – 157kg), Modhusmrita Baruah- Senior Inter State 87kg category (Snatch- 80kg, Clean & Jerk- 100kg).
Bronze medalists – Dimpi Dutta- Senior 81kg, category (Snatch- 85kg, Clean & Jerk – 108kg); she won 2 medals – one in National and another in Inter State.