Mirabai Chanu, who gave India a start in the medals tally at the Tokyo Olympics with a silver in the womens 49kg weightlifting event, has said that her dream of winning a medal at the Olympics has been fulfilled.
China’s Yang Qian won the first gold medal of the Tokyo Olympics on Saturday after prevailing in a battle of nerves with Russian Anastasiia Galashina in the women’s 10-metre rifle final.
The reason, cricketer mistakenly congratulated the wrong athlete, who has won gold, but not at Commonwealth Games 2022.
Pakistanis celebrated the inaugural gold by pouring out on social media and lavishing praise on the 24-year-old athlete, just after the famous weightlifter from Gujranwala city of Punjab province claimed his weightlifting record.
According to media reports, Erdogan and Aliyev traded jokes over a 20-kilogram barbell in the fitness centre.