India on Opening day of Weightlifting World Championships

India‚Äôs 19-year-old lifter Jhilli Dalabehera bowed out of the IWF World Championships in Pattaya with one valid clean and jerk attempt in the 45kg category. Starting the competition with a 68kg attempt in snatch, young Indian prospect failed to get a clear lift in all of her 3 attempts which all but ruled her out of the competition. Later in the clean and jerk, although Jhilli Dalabehera managed 88kg in her first lift, she subsequently failed in the following two as attempting 92kg and 93kg respectively. The competition kicked off in Pattaya today with On Yun Chol becoming World Champion […]