Birmingham [UK]: After securing a gold medal in the men’s 73kg last at the continuous Commonwealth Games 2022, Achinta Sheuli dedicated his medal to his brother and trainers.
Achinta Sheuli clinched a gold medal with a consolidated lift of 313kg in the men’s 73kg final. During the occasion, he lifted 143kg in his last attempt in the snatch round to produce a brand-new Commonwealth Gamings Record. With an effective lift of 170kg in his 3rd clean and jerk effort, Achinta Sheuli completed with a total amount of 313kg (143kg + 170kg).
” I am really satisfied. After overcoming lots of struggles, I won this medal. I will certainly dedicate this medal to my bro and instructors. Next off, I will plan for Olympics,” Achinta Sheuli informed media.
With his win in the event, he won the country its sixth medal at CWG 2022 as well as its third gold medal at the occasion.
Speaking about the category he participated in, Achinta Sheuli got rid of 166kg in his very first effort of C&J but failed with his 2nd effort at 170kg – a brand-new Games document.
The Indian’s last effort at the exact same weight, nevertheless, was an effective one and tested Malaysia’s Erry Hidayat to log a 176kg successful lift to delve into the gold medal area.
The mark, nevertheless, verified undue for the Malaysian, who had to settle for the silver medal courtesy of a complete lift of 303kg (138kg +165 kg).
Canada’s Shad Darsigny clinched the bronze medal with a 298kg (135kg +166 kg) effort.