THANJAVUR: R. Murugan of Chennai and K. Biji of Tiruvallur were adjudged strong man and woman respectively at the Tamil Nadu senior powerlifting championships, conducted by Thanjavur District Powerlifting Association, here.

The results:

Men: 56kg: 1. L. Sakthivanan (K’puram), 2. T.V. Madhavan (T’vallur), 3. D. Anand (N’pattinam); 60kg: 1. R. Murugan (Che), 2. D. Arun (N’pattinam), 3. A. Devanathan (Che); 67.5kg: 1. R. Magesh (T’veli), 2. P. Pushparaj (Che), 3. M. Nagappan (K’puram); 75kg: 1. S. Sureshkumar (Cbe), 2. S. Mathivanan (Nmkl), 3. K. Govindarajan (N’pattinam); 82.5kg: 1. P. Ramu (Cbe), 2. V. Vinoth (Cbe), 3. J. Mohaideen Abdul Kadar Jaiylani (T’veli).

90kg: 1. S. Achuthan (Slm), 2. R. Venkatesan (Slm), 3. M. Srihari (Cbe); 100kg: 1. D. Shankar (Che), 2. A. Jayaraj (Che), 3. T. Sriramulu (K’puram); 110kg: 1. I. Udayakumar (T’veli), 2. D. Venkatesh (Try), 3. K. Devaraj (Try); 125kg: 1. N. Dhanasekaran (Che), 2. R. Ananthakrishnan (T’vallur), 3. P. Vijay Babu (N’pattinam); Above 125kg: 1. B. Sakthi (Slm).

Team championship: Chennai.

Women: 48kg: 1. K. Leelavathi (T’vallur), 2. B. Mohana (Cbe), 3. S. Barani (Slm); 52kg: 1. K. Biji (T’vallur), 2. V. Priyadarshini (Slm), 3. G. Sujeethra (T’varur); 56kg: 1. S. Subha (Cbe), 2. P. Viji (T’varur), 3. S. Loheswari (Nmkl); 60kg: 1. S. Nithya (Cbe), 2. R. Chandra (T’varur), 3. R. Karthika Devi (Slm).

67.5kg: 1. R. Dhanasree (Slm), 2. D. Malathi (Cbe); 75kg: 1. P. Gokilavani (Cbe), 2. B. Tamilkodi (T’varur); 82.5kg: 1. Anmol Thomas (T’vallur), 2. P. Manobala (T’varur).

90kg: 1. R. Priyanka (Slm), 2. V. Uma (Slm); Above 90 kg: 1. Athi Uthayam (Tnj), 2. R. Mekala (Slm), 3. M. Bhavani (T’varur).

Team championship: Salem.

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