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Sachin Chaudhary

Powerlifting

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Acquired

Further personal information

Residence
Meerut, IND
Occupation
Farmer
Languages
English, Hindi

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began powerlifting in 2003 in Meerut, India.
Why this sport?
"I have good upper body strength, so that's why I started the sport."
Name of coach
Vijay Munishwar, IND

International debut

Year
2005
Competing for
India

General interest

Hobbies
Sport. (Athlete, 10 Jul 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning bronze in the heavyweight category at the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, QLD, Australia. (Athlete, 10 Jul 2019)
Most influential person in career
His parents. (Athlete, 10 Jul 2019)
Hero / Idol
US boxer Muhammad Ali. (Athlete, 05 Dec 2017)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Go beyond the limits." (Athlete, 05 Dec 2017)
Impairment
His impairment is a result of the effects of polio. (Athlete, 05 Dec 2017)
Other information
SANCTION
He tested positive for the banned substance methandienone and elevated levels of testosterone at an out-of-competition test in June 2014 and was given a two-year suspension. (hindustantimes.com, 10 Apr 2018; insidethegames.biz, 27 Jul 2014)

Results

Unit Date Rank
2010 IPC Powerlifting World Championships (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Up to 82.50kg Final 2010-07-28 9999
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's -82.5 kg Final Round 2012-09-04 9
Mexico City 2017 World Para Powerlifting Championships (Mexico City, Mexico)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Up to 88.00kg Final 2017-12-06 5