Lifter Sanket Sargar wins silver to open Indian account

Birmingham: Indian weightlifter Sanket Sargar opened the country’s medal count at the Commonwealth Games on Saturday by claiming silver in the men’s 55kg category.

The 21-year-old looked on track to take the gold, but two failed clean and jerk attempts got in the way as he lifted a total of 248kg (113kg + 135kg) to finish second.

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