Mirabai Chanu Medal: Mirabai Chanu can get the gold medal, here's how

Tokyo Olympics 2020: A gold may soon come to India's account from the Tokyo Olympics. It has been learned that Indian weightlifter Mirabai Chanu can get a gold medal

Mirabai Chanu Medal: Mirabai Chanu can get the gold medal, here's how

Today is the fourth day of the ongoing Olympic Games in Tokyo but till now gold has not come in India's bag. However, Mirabai Chanu of Manipur created history by winning the silver medal in the weightlifting event of 49 kg. Now information has been received that her silver medal can be converted into gold.

Know how

According to the information, the gold medal winner of this event, Ho Zhihui of China will go through a dope test once again. And now if Zhihui fails in this dope test, then Chanu's silver medal can be converted into gold.

Mirabai Chanu has returned from Japan to Delhi today. On the other hand, China's Zhihui has been instructed by the Olympic organizers to stay for another dope test. At present, no further information has been revealed regarding this dope test. However, according to sources, this dope test can be done today or tomorrow.

Zhihui made a record

China's Zhihui set a new Olympic record of 210 kg in the women's 49 kg weight category in the weightlifting event on the first day of the Tokyo Olympics. She made this record by lifting 94 kg in snatch and 116 kg in clean and jerk.

At the same time, Mirabai won the silver medal in this event by lifting a weight of 202 kg. Chanu opened India's medal account in this Olympics by successfully lifting 87 kg in snatch and 115 kg in clean and jerk.