Chanu wins women's 58kg weightlifting gold

Y Renu Bala Chanu won the women's 58kg weightlifting gold medal at the 18th Commonwealth Games in Melbourne on Saturday.

india Updated: Mar 18, 2006 12:10 IST

Y Renu Bala Chanu won the women's 58kg weightlifting gold medal at the 18th Commonwealth Games in Melbourne on Saturday.

The 19-year-old lifted an overall 185kg to grab second weightlifting gold for the country.

Canda's Emily Quarton took silver and the bronze went to Australia's Natasha Barker.

First Published: Mar 18, 2006 10:37 IST