India's star weightlifter, Mirabai Chanu earned her third consecutive Commonwealth Games (CWG) medal in Birmingham 2022. Chanu broke the record by lifting 201kg (88kg snatch + 113kg clean and jerk) in the ongoing CWG 2022.
After Mirabai won the Gold medal one of her fans tweeted a message saying " Time for Thor to give up his hammer " and tagged Hollywood movie star Chris Hemsworth aka Thor.
He replied to the fan's tweet and wrote " She is worthy, Saikhom, You Legend"
She is worthy! Congrats, Saikhom, you legend.— Chris Hemsworth (@chrishemsworth) August 4, 2022
Mirabai Chanu received well-deserved praise from supporters around the country following her astounding feat. PM Narendra Modi also congratulated the weightlifter after she won gold.
The exceptional @mirabai_chanu makes India proud once again! Every Indian is delighted that she’s won a Gold and set a new Commonwealth record at the Birmingham Games. Her success inspires several Indians, especially budding athletes. pic.twitter.com/e1vtmKnD65— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) July 30, 2022