Creating Games Record and winning Gold with a total lift of 313kg in Men’s 73kg Weightlifting Final at Commonwealth Games 2022 in Birmingham .Snatch- 143kg (GR & Equalling PB)Clean and Jerk- 170kg .
Beaming with confidence, the 20-yr old debutant weightlifter Achinta Sheuli puts up an extraordinary performance to bag 3rd Gold for India at Birmingham 2022
This is India’s third gold medal of the Commonwealth Games 2022 after Mirabai Chanu and Jeremy Lalrinnunga.
Chief Minister of West Bengal. Mamata Banerjee, congratulated weightlifter Achinta Sheuli for winning gold in the men’s 73 kgs finals on Sunday, July 31. The 20-year-old Sheuli lifted a total of 313 kgs and left behind Malaysia’s Erry Hidayat Muhammad and Canada’s Shad Darsigny on his way to winning gold in Birmingham.
She took to Twitter and wrote “Truly a proud moment for all of us as the young #AchintaSheuli from West Bengal wins the third gold medal at CWG, 2022. Heartfelt congratulations to him. Your success will serve as an inspiration to countless others in the country. All the best for your future endeavours!”