Sanket Mahadev sargar biography

Sanket Mahadev sargar biography

In the men’s 55 kg weight division, Sanket Mahadev Sargar of India currently holds the record with a weight of 256 kg. He won a silver medal at the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games with a 248 kg total lift.

Sanket Mahadev Sargar was born in Sangli, Maharashtra, on Monday, October 16, 2000. As of 2022, he will be 22 years old. He is a Libra by birth sign. He stated in an interview about how his love of weightlifting first began:

Children in our area virtually ever participate in any other sports. When I was thirteen, I started lifting weights.

His father enrolled him at the Digvijay Weightlifting Center in 2012 since it was close to their tea shop and was run by weightlifting instructor Nana Sinhasane. In an interview, Sanket described his rigorous routine as follows:

during the time I began weight training. I had to assist him in the tea shop as well. I would prepare the things for the day at the business starting at six in the morning.

prior to starting my training. I would run the paan joint after school as well.

He studied in Kolhapur, Maharashtra’s Shivaji University. Between 2017 and 2021, Nana Sinhasane’s

Mayur Sinhasane, the father, began educating Sanket. Prior to attending the national strength camp

Sargar helped his parents in Patiala operate the family-run tea shop in Sangli. As in Patiala,

He began working out with Olympic silver medallist Mirabai Chanu and Vijay Sharma.

Physical Appearance

Height (approx.): 5’8″

Hair Colour: Black

Eye Colour: Black

Body Measurements (approx.):

Chest: 40 Inches,

Waist: 34 Inches,

Biceps: 16 Inches


Parents & Siblings

Sanket Mahadev Sargar’s father’s name is Mahadev Sargar. Together, his parents run a tea stall-cum-paan joint in Sangli, Maharashtra. While talking about his humble background in an interview, Sanket’s father said, I used to tell him that my father use to sell bananas and I sell tea and pakoda. So dream big.”

His sister, Kajol Sargar, is a weightlifter who placed first in the women’s 40kg division in the Khelo India Youth Games in 2022. She will be studying science at Smt. Kasturbai Walchand College in Sangli, Maharashtra, as of 2022.


  • 2017 Maharashtra Junior Weightlifting Championship with a total lift of 194 Kgs in the 49 kg weight category including 86 kg in snatch and 108 kg in clean and jerk
  • 2020 Khelo India University Games (Bhubaneswar) with a total lift of 244kg
  • 2020 Khelo India Youth Games U-21 (Guwahati) with a total lift of 239kg 2020 IWLF Youth, Junior & Senior National Weightlifting Championships (Kolkata) with a total life of 243kg
  • 2021 IWLF Youth, Junior & Senior National Weightlifting Championships (Patiala) with a total lift of 247Kgs
  • 2021 Commonwealth Weightlifting Championships (Tashkent) in the 55kg snatch category with a weight of 113kg (national record)
  • 2022 IWLF Youth, Junior & Senior National Weightlifting Championships (Bhubaneswar) in the 55 kg category with a lift of 249kg

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