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Weightlifter Mirabai Chanu ranked eighth in latest Olympic qualification rankings


Weightlifter Mirabai Chanu ranked eighth in latest Olympic qualification rankings



Former world champion Mirabai Chanu maintained her eighth spot released by the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF).

The Olympic qualification competes in the 49kg category gathered 2966.6406 ranking points.

Chanu improved her performance in 2019.

She lifted 86kg in snatch and a personal best of 113kg in clean and jerk for a total of 199kg at the Asian Championships in April. Her best performance came at the World Championship in September, when the Manipuri breached the much anticipated 200kg mark by lifting her personal best in all three sections.