K Roshilata, S Arvind bag bronze at Sr Weightlifting Nationals


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By Our Sports Reporter
IMPHAL, Feb 5 : K Roshilata Devi and S Arvind had added a bronze medal  each to Manipur's tally at the 72nd Men and 35th Women Senior National Weightlifting Championships being underway in Kolkata.
K Roshilata recorded 80 kg in snatch and 107 kg in clean and jerk for 187 kg total to earn the bronze medal in the women's 64 kg class. The gold medal of the same category went to RSPB's Rakhi Halder who lifted 93 kg in snatch and 117 kg in clean and jerk while Harjinder Kaur of Chandigarh bagged the silver medal with a total 200 kg lift, 90 kg in snatch and 110 kg in clean and jerk.
S Arvind on the other hand earned the bronze medal in men's 81 kg class after finishing third with a total 293 kg lift, 128 kg in snatch and 165 kg in clean and jerk.