CWG 2018: Vikas Thakur settles for bronze in men's 94kg weightlifting

Elijah Manangoi leads Team Kenya through the Carrara Stadium during the Commonwealth Games opening ceremony

Punam said is financially stable after her 2014 Glasgow medal.

Just in, Singapore had won each and every Gold medal in the women's team Table Tennis event since the start of the games.

India couldn't have possibly asked for a better Sunday at the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games.

Vikas, who had taken silver in the 85 kg division at the 2014 CWG in Glasgow, Scotland, registered some of his best lifts in worldwide competition.

"I hope to improve by at least 10 kilograms in the next months. Her strength is that she can change gears from defense to counter attack very fast", said Gupta.

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Thakur lifted 159kg in snatch and 192kg in clean and jerk for a combined lift of 351kg. So with India leading 3-1, Mouma Das didn't have to come up for her round. Me and my sister, we run the finances of our house. "We are a normal financially stable family". The victory tasted even sweeter as the women had returned empty handed from the Glasgow edition four years ago. Vikas, however, could take solace from the fact that he was competing in a higher weight category at the 21st Commonwealth Games in Australia. He cleared 154 kg in snatch before creating a new Commonwealth and CWG record by lifting 216 kg in the clean and jerk.

Earlier, Mirabai Chanu (48kg), Sanjita Chanu (53kg), Sathish Sivalingam (77kg) and Venkat Rahul Ragala (85kg) had claimed gold medals in the ongoing edition.

In Snatch, the competitor lifts the bar overhead in a single motion.

What is "Clean and Jerk"?

. In the first (the "clean") part, the weight is brought from the ground to shoulder-level in one motion.

Batra then proved to be too good for Yihan, who failed to read her deceptive strokes. When the movement is complete, the competitor must remain absolutely motionless until the referees' decision is made.

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