Thursday, Sep 29, 2022

Mirabai Chanu


Weightlifting: Mirabai, Jeremy, Achinta to skip Asian C'ship; to have S&C camp in US for World Meet

August 21, 2022 9:22 pm

The lifters will work with Dr Aaron Horschig, a former weightlifter-turned-physical therapist and strength and conditioning coach.

Watch: CWG gold medallist Mirabai Chanu wishes for 'Kadak Chai with Masala Dosa' after returning to India

August 06, 2022 1:12 pm

Mirabai Chanu won India’s first gold medal at the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham.

She is worthy! Congrats, Saikhom, you legend: says Chris Hemsworth. So we can say it's Mirabai's Mjolnir now

August 06, 2022 12:03 am

Hollywood actor Chris Hemsworth congratulated Mairabai Chanu says she is worthy of Thor's hammer.

Watch: 5 eye-catching visuals and memorable videos from CWG so far

July 31, 2022 8:59 pm

The Commonwealth Games throws up surprising and memorable visuals every time it comes around. The 2022 edition has been no different with unique celebrations, mascot surprises all culminating in a glorious concoction.

Mirabai Chanu drives fans into hysteria like Mary Kom and Vijender once did

July 31, 2022 1:48 pm

The Olympic silver medallist lifts a total of 201kg (88kg + 113kg ) to stamp her authority and register a Commonwealth Games record.

Mirabai Chanu wins India’s first gold medal at Commonwealth Games, ‘can snatch over 90kg’ physio claims

July 31, 2022 11:47 am

Tokyo Olympics silver medallist defends her CWG title but her main target remains World Championship in December and the Olympic qualification cycle that begins in the same month

Commonwealth Games 2022 Day 2 Highlights: Mirabai Chanu wins gold, Bindyarani Devi grabs silver

August 04, 2022 6:36 pm

Commonwealth Games 2022, Birmingham, Day 2 Schedule, Highlights: Mirabai Chanu bossed the 49kg field as expected to defend her Commonwealth Games title and give India the first gold medal of the Birmingham edition.

With snatch improvement on her mind, Mirabai Chanu is the odds-on favourite for gold at CWG 2022

July 30, 2022 6:38 pm

The Indian weightlifter's recent results are a class apart from her competitors in the 49kg category in Birmingham, but she will be looking to further refine her silver medal performance from Tokyo.

From training under a tin roof to churning out champion lifters, coach Sharma carries weight on his shoulders

July 29, 2022 9:01 am

Coach Vijay Sharma has sacrificed family life to produce champions like Mirabai Chanu, as he targets a dozen medals at CWG.

I will compete with myself at CWG and strive to better my world record: Mirabai Chanu

June 26, 2022 5:40 pm

Mirabai Chanu, who will be vying for her third CWG medal, will once again be wearing her gold earrings shaped like Olympic rings, which had stolen the show at the Tokyo Games.


Breakfast with Modi: Indian Olympians meet PM day after attending Independence Day celebrations

August 16, 2021 2:38 pm

A day after praising them from the ramparts of the Red Fort in his Independence Day speech, Prime Minister Narendra Modi met the Indian athletes who participated in the Olympics and made India proud.

Mirabai Chanu wins Olympics silver: 'Been dreaming of this for the past five years'

July 24, 2021 8:44 pm

A confident smile never leaving her face, Mirabai Chanu ended India's over two-decade long wait for a weightlifting medal at the Olympics, clinching the 49kg category silver medal five years after leaving the same platform in tears following a disastrous debut.

Virat Kohli, Mirabai Chanu, other athletes conferred with Khel Ratna, Arjuna Awards by President Ram Nath Kovind

September 28, 2018 7:23 am

Virat Kohli sent the shutterbugs into a clicking frenzy as he received the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award, sharing the country's highest sporting honour with world champion weightlifter Mirabai Chanu at the Rashtrapati Bhawan.