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Weightlifter Pardeep wins gold & sets Commonwealth record

Weightlifter Pardeep wins gold & sets Commonwealth record

Pardeep Singh created a new Commonwealth record in the clean and jerk category on the way to a gold medal as Indian weightlifters continued their impressive run on the last day of the Commonwealth Weightlifting Championships 2019 on 13 July.

Pardeep, who is competing in the 109kg category, smashed the record in the clean and jerk event by lifting 202 kgs.

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