Youth Olympic Games gold medallist Jeremy Lalrinnunga prepares for berth at 2020 Tokyo Olympics

Jeremy Lalrinnunga, who became the first Indian to win a gold at the Youth Olympic Games on 29th Dec, is now preparing for a berth at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. 

The 17-year-old weightlifter from Mizoram has been making it to the headlines as he recently clinched a silver medal in men’s 67 kg weightlifting category at the 6th International Qatar Cup with the total lift of 306 kg that broke 27 records in total.

Jeremy from Aizawl has been the recent talk among the public for his outstanding performance in sports, who won gold in the first and second edition of the Khelo India Games and the athlete competed in the 62kg and 67kg categories in both the editions respectively.

The Hindu

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