Mirabai Chanu profile: There are only 2 days left for the Tokyo Olympic Games to begin. All the players of the country and the world have reached Tokyo and in a few days the Maha Kumbh of the Games will begin. This time 127 players will participate in the Olympics from India, out of which medals are expected from all the players. Today we will tell you about the country’s star weightlifter Mirabai Chanu, from whom there is full hope of medal this time. Chanu has brought laurels to the country by winning gold medals in many big competitions in the last few years. Due to which their hopes of bringing medals have increased a lot.
ever wanted to be an archer
Mirabai Chanu was born in Manipur. You will be surprised to know that she initially thought of making a career in archery but due to some reasons she got into weightlifting. She worked hard in weightlifting with all her heart and today she is the top weightlifter of the country. Mirabai is very impressed with Imphal’s weightlifter Kunjrani and decided to get into weightlifting only after seeing her.
Won silver medal in Commonwealth 2014
Mirabai Chanu has brought many medals for the country so far. In the year 2014, he won the silver medal for India in the Commonwealth Games held in Glasgow. Apart from this, she has become the star weightlifter of the country by winning medals in many competitions so far. His eyes will be on winning the gold medal for the country in the Tokyo Olympics. She has reached Tokyo directly after completing 50 days of training from America.
Gold medals won in World Championship 2017 and Commonwealth Games 2018
Mirabai Chanu’s performance in Rio Olympics 2016 may not have been very good, but after that she has performed very well. Mirabai Chanu brought laurels to the country by winning gold medals at the World Championships in 2017 and the Commonwealth Games in 2018. Once again she will show her strength in the Tokyo Olympics from India’s side.
Only weightlifter to qualify for Tokyo Olympics
Mirabai Chanu is the only player to represent India in weightlifting at the Tokyo Olympics. She will try to win a medal for the country by participating in the women’s 49 kg event in this Olympics. Winning gold medals in the last World Championship and Commonwealth Games has boosted her spirits and it is expected that she will make India proud in the Olympics this time as well. He has prepared himself for the Olympics over the years.
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