Monday, 18th July 2022, Tashkent:- Akanksha Vyavhare (40 kg) and Harshada Garud (49 kg) won gold medals during 2022 AWF Asian Youth (Boys & Girls) and Junior (Men & Women) Weightlifting Championships at Tashkent (Uzbekistan) on 18th July 2022.
Detailed results are as under:-
|S.No.||Name of athlete||Section||Wt. Cat.||Snatch||C&J||Total||Place|
|1||Akanksha Vyavhare||Youth Girls||40 kg||55||70||125||I|
|2||Soumya Sunil Dalvi||Youth Girls||45 kg||63||82||145||III|
|3||Harshada Sharad Garud||Junior Women||45 kg||69||88||157||I|
|4||L. Dhanush||Youth Boys||49 kg||85||IV|
|5||S. Gurunaidu||Youth Boys & Junior Men||55 kg||104||123||227||IV|
Akanksha Vyavhare also created a new national record in 40 kg Youth section in Clean & Jerk with a lift of 70 kg bettering her own record by 1 kg.
I would like to congratulate all the weightlifters for putting a good show during 2022 AWF Asian Youth (Boys & Girls) and Junior (Men & Women) Weightlifting Championships at Tashkent (Uzbekistan) and appreciate the efforts of Indian coaches who trained the athletes in the NCOE camp at Sports Authority of India, NS NIS, Patiala.