After become the first indian to win gold in the 2018 Commonwealth games Mirabai Chanu will be focusing on the winning the medal in the Asian games 2018.
Mirabai Chanu Wo whon the gold medal previously in the 2017 world championships at USA by beating the Chinese Weightlifters and now they won the medal in Commonwealth games.
For best performance in the previous now she want a best in the upcoming Asian games at Indonesia which will be play in september 2018 this year.
“The Chinese will be there as also the lifters from Thailand and Korea will be there so that will be a tougher competition and therefore that is my aim. I want to do well in the Asian Games and win gold medal there,” Chanu told reporters after winning India’s first gold medal of the 2018 Commonwealth Games in the women’s 48kg weightlifting on Thursday.
“I knew the competition will not be tough here so therefore went on doing my own without bothering about what others were doing,” she added.
“I was very sad and disappointed after the Rio Olympics and I want to do make up for that by winning in 2020. But that will be after the Asian Games. Right now, my entire concentration is on the Asian Games”, Chanu said.