Manipur Victorious: A look at the state that got it right

Manipur Victorious: A look at the state that got it right

By  Team Bridge | April 06, 2018 Sanjita Chanu was stoic through the attempts that led her to the 53kg weightlifting gold. Any nervousness she felt showed only in the deep breaths she took. It was only at the podium, after she was medalled and just after the national anthem was over that she smiled and gave out […]

Commonwealth Games 2018: Indian weightlifters are bringing medals, but at what cost?

Commonwealth Games 2018: Indian weightlifters are bringing medals, but at what cost?

By Team Bridge | April 06, 2018 The country is celebrating Mirabai Chanu and her historic feat at the Commonwealth Games 48 kg weightlifting event, but something she said soon after winning gold must make us stop and think. It’s something all Indian weightlifters are facing “I don’t have a physio with me here in the competition. […]

NE makes India proud: After Mirabai, Weightlifter Sanjita Chanu wins India’s second gold medal

NE makes India proud: After Mirabai, Weightlifter Sanjita Chanu wins India’s second gold medal

NEW DELHI | April 6, 2018 Weightlifter Khumukcham Sanjita Chanu has delivered India its second gold medal of the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast City, Australia by dominating the women’s 53kg event at the Carrara Sports and Leisure Centre on Friday. Back at the venue where last year she won gold in the Commonwealth […]