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Commonwealth Games 2018: Weightlifting Women's 75kg, India's Seema fighting for medal, Live Updates

The action begins at 2:00 pm at Carrara Sports Arena 1.
Updated: 08 April 2018 16:10 IST - Published: 08 April 2018 13:19 IST
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It was a bit of a disappointment, Seema was well below her best today and that means no medal for India from this particular event
So the final standings from the Women's 75kg

GOLD: Emily Godley, England - 222 kg
SILVER: Marie-Eve Beauchemin-Nadeau, Canada - 221 kg
BRONZE: Laura Hughes, Wales - 207 kg

India's Seema finished 6th overall with a total of 189 kg
Godley has not missed a single lift

She's out for her final lift... If she gets it, it's Gold


The Gold goes to England's Emily Godley who dethrones the defending champion, Canada's Marie-Eve Beauchemin-Nadeau beating her by one kilo

It was a fantastic competition between the two...
Here comes the Canadian for her third and final attempt...

Going for 126 kg


She gets it... and she takes the LEAD

221 kg overall
Beauchemin-Nadeau has one lift left and she has to get it, otherwise the Gold will go to England

No, she cannot do it...

Which means the advantage is now in favour of Godley
Beauchemin-Nadeau has raised the bar to 126 kg for her second attempt

If she gets this, it will put serious pressure on the Englishwoman
Godley is coming out for her second lift at 124 kg

The Clean is very good and the Jerk is even better

What a superb lift! These two are just going back and forth

Godley takes the lead
She does it easy... no fuss

The Canadian takes the lead with 216 kg overall
Here's the defending champion, Beauchemin-Nadeau from Canada

She's going for 121 kg
Wales' Hughes out for her final lift

She cannot be overtaken, she's guaranteed a Bronze medal at least

She's going for 120 kg ... NO LIFT

But it's been a great showing from her, 207 kg will be her final score
Godley is out first with a first attempt at 119 kg

And she continues her impressive run... 4/4

She takes the lead with 215 kg
Now it's time for the battle for Gold

England vs Canada

Emily Godley vs Marie-Eve Beauchemin-Nadeau
Australia's Davies fails with her attempt at 118 kg

She has one attempt left, but no, she fails on the third attempt too.

She finishes with 197 kg overall
Rogers of New Zealand going for 216 kg 

And she's got it... superb lifting from her

She finishes the competition with 204 kg, that puts her in 2nd place for now
Meanwhile, Wales' Laura Hughes does a lift of 116 kg and she has a total of 207 kg

She looks good for the Bronze
So a disappointing ending there for Seema and India

She was well below her best 

Just to give you an idea, she had a total of 202 kg last year at the Commonwealth Championships. Today, she managed only 189 kg, a difference of 13 kilos.
So that friends means Seema will not be picking up a medal

Three lifters have already overtaken her and there are still two more lifters to come
New Zealand's Rogers is back for her second attempt

This time she nails it ... no doubts about that

112 kg done and she has a total of 200 kg now
Wales' Laura Hughes comes in and foes a strong first lift of 112 kg

She's in the lead now with 203 kg
But no, the referees have not allowed that lift, so it won't count
New Zealand's Bailey Rogers is going for 112 kg for her first attempt in the Clean & Jerk

She struggled a bit with the Clean, but she absolutely nailed the Jerk

And she takes the lead with a total of 200 kg
Australia's Stephanie Davies starts at 110 kg and she nails it

She's gone to 197 kg overall
But she cannot do it...

fails to add to her total.

So that's it for her in this competition. She's done all she can. She finishes with a total of 189 kg.

Now she has to wait and watch what the others do.
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