“My only aim is to win a Paralympic medal and I am confident of doing that and making the country proud.”
I would not blame the media for the lack of coverage in India as we need to make a revolution first, then things will change. Medals have the power to do that. One medal and the entire Nation knows you.
Top eight weightlifters from each weight class qualify for the Tokyo Olympics. Mirabai is currently ranked 8th in the International Weighlifting Federation ranking lists
“This is a decision that we have not taken lightly, and we have done so with the highest regard for public health and the wellbeing of all those who come together to make Wimbledon happen,”
“Now I’ve been social distancing for actually a really long time, for probably two weeks now, and every little thing makes me crazy.”
“The institute has also become quite empty as only the athletes training for the Olympics are left. Only the core group of weightlifting is training.”
The sprinter granny is very dedicated and wakes up at 4 am every morning for training. She runs a distance of about 20 kilometers every day and trains in the gym.
This is the first time Hansini made an appearance in the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) junior circuit event and has successfully managed to win hearts.
She had no coach or practice hall so Skype sessions, internet and Google Translate helped her master the art.
Santia Deck signed a contract to be the face of WFLA’s Los Angeles franchise, creates history by becoming the highest-paid female footballer.
“It was really fun — my sister was there. She made me paddleboard, and then the current took us and I almost died,” Osaka said in an interview.
Mirabai was on a break for almost four months. Now, fully recovered from a severe lower back injury, the weightlifter stayed at a rehabilitation centre in Mumbai for months. Mirabai has now set a target for Tokyo Olympics 2020.