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2010 Commonwealth Games: India Takes First Medals on Home Soil

Nigeria claimed the first gold of the 2010 Commonwealth Games in New Delhi in the women’s 48kg weightlifting competition. India also claimed its first medals of the home tournament, taking both silver and bronze.

PositionNameCountryResult
GoldAugustina Nkem MwaokoloNigeria175
SilverSoniya Chanu NgangbamIndia167
BronzeSandhya Rani Devi AtomIndia165
4Zaira ZakariaMalaysia165
5Vivian LeeAustralia160
6Portia Charmaine VriesSouth Africa156
7Kathleen HarePapua New Guinea147
8Kathsia TelemaqueSeychelles145
9Molla ShabiraBangladesh141
10Erika Yuriko Iris YamasakiAustraliaDNF

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