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Weightlifting
Sports  /  Published 13.09.22

US stint holds lifters in good stead

‘Everybody is working hard and with the World Championships due in less than three months’...
By Angshuman Roy in Calcutta

News  /  Published 16.08.22

Achintya Sheuli feted by Calcutta Rowing Club, gifted Rs 51,000 by Bengal weightlifting association

Commonwealth gold medallist visits rowing club on Independence Day...
By Bishwabijoy Mitra

News  /  Published 10.08.22

Achinta Sheuli’s mother recalls son’s battle against abject poverty

The 20-year-old weightlifter bagged gold in the 73kg weightlifting event at Commonwealth Games 2022...

News  /  Published 09.08.22

Golden boy Achinta Sheuli returns home from Birmingham Commonwealth Games

Achinta’s success is likely to inspire youngsters to take up weightlifting more seriously...
By Bishwabijoy Mitra

Gallery  /  Published 06.08.22

CWG 2022: Our golden kids

The prestigious sporting event at Birmingham continues to enthral fans from all over and the Indian participants are leaving no stone unturned to add to the tally of gold medals - here's looking back...
By Our Web Desk in Calcutta

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Sports  /  Published 04.08.22

Debut record & bronze

24-year-old from Amritsar lifts a personal best of 355kg, including a new national record of 192kg in clean and jerk...
By The Telegraph in Birmingham

Sports  /  Published 03.08.22

Lovepreet Singh wins bronze in men's 109kg

India have so far won eight weightlifting medals, including three gold, in the showpiece...
By Our Web Desk

Sports  /  Published 03.08.22

Achinta's aim: Better life for family

Young weightlifter from Howrah eyes Paris Olympics, says ‘will do my best to qualify’...
By Elora Sen in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 03.08.22

Vikas lifts silver, his third CWG medal

Lifter had won silver in Glasgow in 2014 and picked up a bronze at Gold Coast in 2018...
By The Telegraph in Birmingham

Sports  /  Published 02.08.22

In golden lift, a triumph over adversity

Featuring in his first major competition, Achinta Sheuli heaved 313kg to grab the gold beating Malaysia’s Erry Hidayat Muhammad and Canada’s Shad Darsigny...
By Angshuman Roy in Calcutta


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