Sivalingam Sathish Kumar
Country India
Date of Birth 1992-06-23
Age 28 years
Birth Place India
Major Teams India
Playing Details 77kg
Sivalingam Sathish Kumar, Men's 77kg, Weightlifting
  • Group
    10th Aug, 6:30pm
    Rank:4 Points:329
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Achievements

 


  • Gold in Common wealth Games 2014

     

Biography

 

Sathish born in Sathuvachari, Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India to Sivalingam and Deivanai. His father Sivalingam an ex-serviceman who won gold medals at national level and now works as a security guard at VIT University, Vellore.

 

Sathish did his schooling in Government Higher Secondary School, Sathuvachari. He works as a clerk in Southern Railways, Chennai.


At the 2014 Commonwealth Games, Sivalingam won the gold medal in the 77 kg category, with 149 kg snatch, and 179 kg clean and jerk lifts, totalling 328 kg. His lift of 149 kg in the snatch, set a new games record.