Sanket Mahadev Sargar won the silver medal in Men's 55 kg category in Weightlifting to clinch India's first medal at Commonwealth Games 2022.

This was the first time Sanket was competing at the Commonwealth Games and the youngster has helped India open its account at Commonwealth Games 2022 in Birmingham.

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Sanket started weightlifting as a 13-year-old in 2013 with his sister also a weightlifter.

Sargar came into Birmingham winning the National Championships and the Singapore International.