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Ngangbam Soniya Chanu – Women Weightlifting – London Olympics by Manas Maisnam

Name: Ngangbam Soniya Chanu
Born: February 15, 1980 (age 32)
Place of birth:  Imphal West, Manipur
Weight: N/A, category: 48 kg
Father’s Name: N/A
Mother’s Name: N/A
Present Coach: Harnam Singh
2012 Olympics sport: Weightlifting
2012 Olympics event date: N/A

Ngangbam Soniya Chanu won a silver medal on the opening day of the XIXth Commonwealth Games in October 2010 at the weightlifting complex of the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium.

Caricature courtesy: Specially drawn by Manas Maisnam for KanglaOnline.com


Ngangbam Soniya Chanu. Courtesy: Zimbio

Best 10 National Achievements of Ngangbam Soniya Chanu:

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Best 10 International Achievements of Ngangbam Soniya Chanu:

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  • http://pib.nic.in/newsite/PrintRelease.aspx?relid=84989 (List of Indian players for Olympics 2012)
  • http://tinyurl.com/6lvgajq (IndiaToday – photos, article)
  • http://www.thehindu.com/sport/other-sports/article812812.ece (Hindu – photo, article)
  • http://www.zimbio.com/photos/Soniya+Chanu+Ngangbam (photos)



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