By Our Sports Reporter
IMPHAL, Feb 7 : Manipur women's weightlifting team finished runners up in Inter State competition at the 72nd Men and 35th Women Senior National Weightlifting Championships which was held since February 2 at Kolkata with a haul of 2 gold, 1 silver and 3 bronze medals.
In the National event, men's team bagged 1 bronze medal while the women team bagged 2 silver and 2 bronze medals.
In the Inter State competition, Manipur's Ph Ranibala (women's 55 kg class lifting 81 kg in snatch and 98 kg in clean and jerk) and H Jinarani (women's 45 kg event : total effort of 157 kg: 66 kg in snatch and 91 kg in clean and jerk) bagged gold medals while K Roshilata (80 kg in snatch and 107 kg in clean and jerk for 187 kg total : women's 64 kg class) bagged the silver medals.
Kh Roshibina (158 kg total in women's 49 kg), S Bindyarani (175 kg total in women's 55 kg category) and A Tumina Devi (women's 75 kg : 187 kg total lift) on the other hand, won the bronze medals for the State.