Punam Yadav CWG 2022: India’s weightlifters have performed well so far in the Commonwealth Games 2022 being played in Birmingham. India’s weightlifter Poonam Yadav was in the field on the fifth day of the Commonwealth. There was a lot of expectation from him that his performance is going to be like the rest of the weightlifters. But let us tell you that Poonam Yadav failed to get a medal for the country. Poonam was second in the snatch round by lifting 98 kg. Poonam’s all three attempts in the clean and jerk round were unsuccessful. Poonam lifted 116 kg in the clean and jerk round itself, but she put the weight down before the final buzzer sounded. In this way his attempt was also considered unsuccessful.
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Poonam Yadav missed out on medal
Let us inform that Poonam Yadav took part in the 76 kg category. In the last Commonwealth Games, Poonam had won India gold in the 69kg category. This was the reason that the hopes of gold medal in this Commonwealth were being raised from Poonam. If we talk before that, in the 2014 Commonwealth Games, he won the bronze in the 63 kg category. After that Poonam won the Commonwealth Games gold medal held in 2015.
India’s weightlifters have been named Birmingham Commonwealth Games
India has so far won 7 medals in weightlifting at the Birmingham Commonwealth Games. In such a situation, the expectations from Poonam Yadav had increased that she would work to get India another gold in weightlifting. On the fourth day, Harjinder Kaur won the bronze medal for India in the 71 kg category.
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