CHAUDHARY Sachin < Back  
Sport Para Powerlifting, Weightlifting
CGA India   
Gender Men
Born 30 Sep 1983 in Meerut, IND
Height1.73 m
Human Interest
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)