Indian Weightlifters Win 2 Medals on Opening Day of Asian Youth and Junior Championships


Asian Youth and Junior Weightlifting Championships: Indian female weightlifters bagged a silver and bronze on Day 1.

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Updated:February 14, 2020, 3:11 PM IST

Indian Weightlifters Win 2 Medals on Opening Day of Asian Youth and Junior Championships
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New Delhi: India made a positive start to its campaign at the 2020 Asian Youth and Junior Weightlifting Championships, bagging two medals on the opening day of the event in Tashkent, Uzbekistan.

Both the medals — a silver and bronze — were bagged by Indian female lifters.

While KVL Pavani Kumari won a silver medal in the 45kg category, Harshada Goud clinched a bronze in the same weight division.

A total of 197 athletes from 20 Asian countries are participating in the event.

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