He lifted a total of 295 kg (136 kg in snatch and 159 kg in clean and jerk) to take India's medal tally to four at the Gold Coast.
There was similar smart decision-making when Venkat Rahul dealt with the challenge offered by Samoa's Don Opeloge. At the 2014 CWG, at just 20 years of age, Sanjita won gold over Mirabai Chanu with a total lift of 173 kg which was just two kgs short of the Games record. Chanu managed to lift 196-kg (86kg+110kg) in a remarkable effort. India had to face the ignominy of having been suspended by the International Weightlifting Federation for dope-related offences.
Team Canada hit the ground running at the Commonwealth Games and their momentum has not wavered since. The men's team did even worse, finishing seventh.
Dozen black holes discovered at the Milky Way centre
Hailey explained that Sgr A* is surrounded by a vast halo of dust and gas, which is a prime location for massive stars to form. So, too, do astrophysical exotica such as neutron stars and white dwarfs-the remnants left by normal stars when they die.
Salman's bail decision to pronounce on Saturday
The other accused in the case, actors Saif Ali Khan , Sonali Bendre, Tabu and Neelam Kothari , were acquitted on the same day. The Bollywood heartthrob's latest blockbuster " Tiger Zinda Hai " ( Tiger is alive) collected some $85 million worldwide.
Conte rejects claim he wants Chelsea exit
Their lacklustre performance in Chelsea's first home defeat to Tottenham for 28 years hardly erased that impression. Chelsea coach Antonio Conte has paid his respects to club legend Ray Wilkins following his death earlier this week.
Le Clos was unbowed about his attempt to beat or equal the record of 18 medals held jointly by shooters Mick Gault and Philip Adams.
Tai was a second behind her world record time.
"We should not be discouraged by the poor start". Sindhu is, however, likely to return to action for her women's singles campaign which gets underway on April 11.
Putting up a dismal show, world cup medallist gymnast Aruna Reddy failed to qualify for the final round but a "lucky" Pranati Nayak made the cut in vault event of the women's artistic gymnastics in the Commonwealth Games here on Friday.
The team yesterday lost 65-110 to New Zealand.
India enjoyed stellar day in the indoor competitions of badminton and table tennis. India's men's paddlers will meet Singapore in the semifinals, defeating Malaysia 3-1, while the women's team will face England in the last four after defeating Malaysia 3-0. The team at the receiving end of the top seeds' ferocity was Mauritius, blanked 3-0 by Saina Nehwal and Co.in yet another clinical takedown. England's Molly Renshaw was second (2:23.28) and Chloe Tutton from Wales was third in 2:23.42. Earlier today, veteran Sathish Kumar Sivalingam defended his title in a comprehensive fashion in the men's 77 kg event in Gold Coast, winning the gold by lifting a total of 317 kg.
Spain has accused the Catalan separatist of rebellion and corruption after he organised an unsanctioned independence referendum. The court has been considering what to do about a Spanish extradition request for Mr Puigdemont for more than a week.
A defiant Workers Party, founded by Lula, said its supporters would take to the streets to defend his right to run. The Supreme Court today denied Lula's request to remain free while exhausting the appeal process.
The WIS First Alert Weather team has issued Saturday as a First Alert Day for the potential of strong to severe storms. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Those killed were the deputy dean, faculty secretary, lecturer, and a staff member from the education faculty of the university. The attacker's main target appeared to be the university dean, who was not in his office when the gunman arrived, he added.
Pre-tournament form: Finished 11th twice, won once and has a second-place finish in seven starts this season. The only Masters champion who was not inside the top 10 after 54 holes was Art Wall Jr.in 1959 (T-13th).
He and police officials said officers had to make a quick decision and were unaware of Vassell's history of mental illness. One clip shows the man holding the object in what police described as a "two-handed shooting stance" as officers arrived.
The airline claimed its data had been affected by the "relatively low numbers" of female pilots in the aviation industry. The Victoria and Albert Museum pays women 7.2% less, while the Royal Academy of Arts has a pay gap of just 1%.
While the other four were acquitted by a Jodhpur court today, Salman was taken to the Jodhpur Central Jail from the court. The Chief Judicial Magistrate, Dev Kumar Khatri, while announcing the verdict, called the actor a "habitual offender".
Elsewhere, Asian shares traded mixed; Japan's Nikkei fell 0.10 per cent while Hong Kong's Hang Seng gained 0.93 per cent. Vedanta, HUL, Axis bank, UPL, SBI, TCS were the other major losers in the Nifty falling between 0.7-1 per cent.
Many traders and investors will carefully monitor different support and resistance levels in order to gauge stock price movement. Why is EPS essential to watch? Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC ) is highly profitable company that pays rich dividends.
WWE WrestleMania 34 predictions: Who will win?
With just hours remaining before the New Orleans mega show blasts off, pictures of the event's stage have leaked. Bryan will team with Shane McMahon against the diabolical Canadian duo of Kevin Owens and Sami Zayn .
Cryptocurrency traders on the offensive after RBI clampdown
In its press release , the RBI noted that it has contemplated introducing a fiat-based digital currency that is fully regulated. For the foreign leg of the transaction, if any, the data can also be stored in the foreign country, if required, the RBI said.
Sugar Tax: UK government's sugar tax comes into effect
I don't know what the scale of sugar tax avoidance is likely to be, it really depends on how it is sold and the routes to market. Manufacturers have bumped the prices of some of their best-selling soft drinks in response to the Government's move.
China-US tariff row: Virginia farmers will hurt
Shares of US aircraft maker Boeing, a major supplier of aircraft to China, dropped more than 5% during pre-market trading in NY . Traders' initial takeaway was that it signaled an escalation in the trade fight between the world's two biggest economies.
Mall Owners In Bid To Buy Bon-Ton
Bon-Ton said in a news release that it intends to hold an auction on April 9, with sale to be approved by a court on April 13. On March 30, Bon-Ton announced that it was in active discussions with companies interested in a bid to purchase Bon-Ton.