Two female weightlifters from Odisha, Jhilli Dalabehera and Sneha Soren have been selected to represent India in the Commonwealth and Oceania Championships to be held for a week from September 3 to September 9 in the Gold Coast in Australia. They were selected in the team following three-month training camp held in Patiala.
Jhilli, a student of Bhubaneswar Sports Hostel, will take part in 48 kg Junior category. The tribal girl from Mayurbhanj Sneha has been selected for 48 kg Youth category event. Both the girls have bagged many medals at national level competitions.
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