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Despite living up to her vintage self, former world champion Saikhom Mirabai Chanu finished fourth in the women's 49kg weightlifting event at the ongoing World Championships.
The 2019 World Weightlifting Championship is set to begin from September 18 and will conclude on September 27 with the seven-member Indian squad psyched up to make a mark in the marquee event.
It will be against the backdrop of fine display that the frontline Indian squad will make its way to Thailand for the prestigious World Championship, which promises to offer a wave of spectacles that ought to be savoured.
Indian women have had some success at the World Weightlifting Championships since 1989 with winning a total of 16 medals at weightlifting's biggest event till now.
Not many weightlifters across the globe get an opportunity to make their World Championship debut at the age of 16 and Jeremy is a ‘special talent’.