Poonam Yadav Biography Weightlifter Coach State [ Gold Medal In Commonwealth Games 2018]
Punam Yadav, is an Indian By Birth and has managed to earn her name in the Weight lifting sports. Punam Yadav, is a young sports person who is only 22 years of age. Recently she has been in talks as she managed to Proud the country by her weight lifting skills.
Punam Yadav is yet another name added to the list of Indian Gold Medalist in the 2018 CWG. Punam was the fifth player in the row who won Gold Medal in weight lifting and third Indian Women weight lifter to Win Gold in 2018 Common Wealth Games.
|Date of Birth||July 25th 1995|
|Age||22 years – running|
|Nationality||Indian – By Birth|
|Home Town||Uttar Pradesh – Varanasi|
|Event Category||63 Kgs – CWG 2018|
|University Team||Varanasi – Kashi Vidyapeeth|
|Medals||Bronze – 2014 – Glasgow|
|Gold – 2018 CWG|
Personal and Family Information
Punam Yadav, was born on 22nd July 1995 and is current in her 22’s. At this age she has already created history by winning Gold in CWGs-2018 events. Punam Yadav was born in Uttar Pradesh – Varanasi, a place which is known for its historical values.
When speaking of her family, not much information has been updated over the internet but it is expected that with current fame her Bio will soon be updated by her information.
Punam had spent her childhood with her parents at her home town where she was also believed to be a part of her University team. So it is obvious that Punam Yadav had completed her secondary level and university level education from Kashi Vidyapeeth Universty in Uttar Pradesh. Information related to her primary level education is not yet updated online.
- 2018 CWG – Punam Yadav in a recent attempt made at the Common Wealth Games 2018, held at Gold Coast, Australia, had managed to win Godl Medal. Punam was competing at the women’s 69 Kgs weight category in the events. She managed to lift a total of 222 Kgs weight split as 100 Kgs and 122 Kgs in snatch and Clean/ Jerk lift. With this Punam also managed to win fifth Medal for the country in weight lifting.
- 2014 CWG – Earlier in 2014 Common Wealth Games held at Glasgow, Punam Yadav had managed to make her first ever win by attempting for Bronze Medal in the weight lifting. She was then competing for the women’s category at 63 Kgs. During the event she managed to lift 202 Kgs total weight as 88 Kgs in the Snatch lift and 114 Kgs under the Jerk and Clean lift.
With over two medals in the professionals sporting events at Common Wealth Games, Punam Yadav does have a very bright future in the sport. It is expected that our Country may get to see a lot of performance from her in the coming years and Olympics events.