Karnam Malleswari

Mirabai Chanu's Olympic silver medal is 'like oxygen' for weightlifting: Karnam Malleswari

Karnam Malleswari said that sports culture will grow in the country after India's best-ever show in the Tokyo Games.

published on : 29th August 2021

It was great to witness Mirabai Chanu's success, says Olympic medallist Karnam Malleswari

The diminutive Chanu, who hails from Manipur, lifted a total of 202kg (87kg+115kg) to better Malleswari's bronze in the 2000 Sydney Olympics.

published on : 24th July 2021

Delhi Sports University will help pursue athletic dreams: Vice-chancellor Karnam Malleswari

She said that the varsity will identify students, and match their athletic skills to the sport they are apt for.

published on : 24th June 2021

Karnam Malleswari appointed first Vice-Chancellor of Delhi Sports University

Karnam Malleswari, India's first woman Olympic medal winner has been appointed as the Vice-Chancellor of Delhi Sports University.

published on : 23rd June 2021

Karnam Malleswari made first Vice-Chancellor of Delhi Sports University

Malleswari won bronze in weightlifting at the 2000 Sydney Olympics.

published on : 23rd June 2021

Mirabai Chanu was going for gold from first lift: Karnam Malleswari

Following Chanu's spectacular display at Commonwealth Games, Malleswari believes that they could now expect a better performance from her in 2020 Tokyo Olympics.  

published on : 5th April 2018