Mirabai Chanu full name Saikhom Mirabai Chanu is an Indian weightlifter. Meerabai is from Manipur, she was born on August 8, 1994 .Chanu, born in a poor family, is the youngest of six siblings in the village Nongpok Kakching, 20 km from Imphal. She plays in 48 kg category and has won World Championship and several medals at the Commonwealth Games. Meerabai Chanu has been nominated for the country’s biggest sports award, Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna .Check out Mirabai Chanu Biography, Height, Weight, Age, Boyfriend, Husband, Caste, Family, Wiki & More..
Mirabai Chanu Biography/Wikis
|Real Name||Saikhom Mirabai Chanu|
|Nickname ||Mirabai Chanu|
|Date of Birth||8 August 1994|
|Birthplace||Nongpok Kakching, Manipur India|
|Hometown||Nongpok Kakching, Manipur India|
|Educational Qualifications||Not Known|
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|Mirabai Chanu Instagram ||https://www.instagram.com/mirabai_chanu/|
|Mirabai Chanu Facebook||Not Known|
Srishty Rode Physical Stats
|Height(approx)||In Centimeters 150 cm|
In Meters 1.50 m
In Inches 5’ 11”
|Weight(approx)||In Pound 105 lbs|
In Kilogram 48 kg
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Body Shape||Not Known|
Mirabai Chanu Family & Relatives
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Lesser Known Fact About Mirabai Chanu
Mirabai Chanu used to take woods in the forest with his elder brother, once she lifted more woods than her elder brother, from then she started weightlifting.
In the childhood, Chanu’s village did not have a weightlifting center and therefore she had to travel 60 kms daily from train to do training.
Chanu started his journey in 2007 from Imphal Khuman Lankak Sports Complex.
At the age of 11 she became Under-15 Champion & at the age of 17 she made the title of Junior Champion.
Chanu’s first major breakthrough game at the Glasgow edition of the Commonwealth Games; she won the silver medal in the 48kg weight category.
Chanu qualified for the 2016 Rio Olympics in the women’s 48 kg category, but failed to get medal.
In the 2017 World Weightlifting Championships held at Anaheim, CA, United States, she won the Gold medal in the Women’s 48 kg category.
In the Commonwealth Games 2018, Chanu lifted a total of 196 kg, 86 kg in Snatch and 110 kg in Clean and Jerk to win the first gold medal for India .
She was awarded the Padma Shri in 2018 by the Government of India for her contributions to the sport.
Chanu was felicitated by the Chief Minister of Manipur, N. Biren Singh, who presented her with a cash prize of ₹2 million.
Chanu goes to play tournaments abroad, she takes rice from India. They boil India’s rice and eat it.
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