Vikas Thakur

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Vikas Thakur
Personal information
Born14 November 1993 (1993-11-14) (age 25)
Patnoun, India
ResidenceLudhiana, Punjab, India
Height1.72 m (5 ft 8 in)
Weight84 kg (185 lb)
Event(s)85 kg
Coached byB.S. Medhwan
Achievements and titles
National finalsfour times national champion 2013, 2014, 2015 , 2016 india record holder
Personal best(s)Snatch 159kg, clean jerk 190 kg

Vikas Thakur (born 14 November 1993) is an Indian weightlifter from Ludhiana (Punjab) who won silver in the men's 85 kg weight class at the 2014 Commonwealth Games at Glasgow, Scotland.[1]. He won a bronze in the 94 kg weight class at the 2018 Commonwealth Games in The Gold Coast. [2]


  1. ^ "Glasgow 2014 - Vikas Thakur Profile". Retrieved 29 July 2014.
  2. ^ "Vikas Thakur wins bronze in weightlifting at 2018 Commonwealth Games". Retrieved 18 April 2018.