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Jhili, Sneha bags gold in Commonwealth Lifting
Sportslogon Team September 5th 2017


Bhubaneswar : Odisha women weightlifter Jhili Dalabehera and Sneha Soren added another feather to their caps by winning gold medal each in the Commonwealth and Oceania Championships held at the Gold Coast-Australia on Tuesday.

While Jhili fetched gold medal in 48 kg junior category, Sneha grabbed the yellow metal in 48 kg youth events.

Jhilli lifted total 154 kg, she lifted 67 kg in the snatch event and 87 kg in the clean and jerk event, while Sneha lifted total 138 kg, in the snatch event she lifted 60kg and 78kg in the clean and jerk event.

Both were selected in 37-member Indian squad which including 20 women lifters are participating in the week long championships, to be concluded on September 9. .
This news was added and updated on : September 5th 2017
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