Commonwealth Games 2022 Day 2: Indian athletes won four medals on Day 2 of Commonwealth Games 2022 including one gold, two silver and one bronze medal.

Mirabai Chanu won the first gold for India with a combined lift of 201kg in the Women's 49kg weightlifting final at the ongoing Commonwealth Games 2022 in Birmingham on July 30, 2022. 

The Tokyo Olympic silver medalist created a new Commonwealth Games record by successfully lifting 88kg in her second attempt in the snatch round. 

Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted saying, "Every Indian is delighted that she’s won a Gold and set a new Commonwealth record at the Birmingham Games. Her success inspires several Indians, especially budding athletes."

Her first gold medal for India in the ongoing Games has created a  wave of joy & celebration across the country. Well done, Mirabai! India is proud of you & your medals."