Calcutta: Tamil Nadu men and women have picked up three gold, two silver and a bronze in the 12th Federation Cup powerlifting meet at Harish Park here.
Tamil Nadu men won gold in the 52kg (P. Ravikumar), the 60kg (P. Raja Pandian) and the 75 kg (T. Morali Mohan).
The state won silver in the 56kg (R. Balamurgan), where P.J. Shobi of Karnataka won gold, and in womenís 48kg where K. Radha of Andhra won gold. The bronze for the state came in menís 67.5 kg (P. Mahendran), where F. Ahmed won gold for Uttaranchal.
The only national record came in the Ďmastersí category when Bengalís D.B. Chatterjee had a record bench press of 120kg for a record total of 507.5kg.