Odisha’s Pramila Krisani grabs gold

Jaipur: Pramila Krisani of Odisha emerged victorious in women’s 53kg categories 30th Women Senior National Weightlifting Championship here today.

G Anbarasu of Tamil Nadu won gold in men’s 62kg category.

Displaying good technique, Anabarasu lifted a total of 266kg (119 +147) for a first place. Swapnil B Ghagare of Maharashtra 263kg(119 +144) took the second place while Apurba Chetia of SSCB 261kg (114+147) grabbed the third place.

In the women’s 53kg category, Pramila Krisani of Odisha secured first place with a total lift of 177kg (77+100) while Joti Mal of West Bengal 172kg(76+96) and Diksha Gaekwad of Maharashtra 171kg(74+97) were placed second and third respectively.