Mirabai Chanu: Will compete with myself at Commonwealth Games

27 June,2022 08:30 AM IST |  Patiala  |  PTI

Chanu’s legend has only grown since the last edition of the CWG. She has added an Olympic silver, an Asian Championship bronze and a world record to her kitty

Mirabai Chanu. Pic/AP, PTI



It won*t be surprising if diminutive Commonwealth Games on July 30. After all, she will enter Birmingham, as title favourite.

Chanu*s personal best is 207kg (88kg+119kg) which is far better than the best effort of Nigeria*s Stella Kingsley, who will be her nearest rival and has managed only 168kg (72kg+96kg) till date.

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Chanu*s legend has only grown since the last edition of the CWG. She has added an Olympic silver, an Asian Championship bronze and a world record to her kitty.

"CWG will be easy for me. I will be fighting with myself," Chanu, who already has a silver (2014) and a gold (2018) at CWG, asserts politely.

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