India's Sushila Devi was at her best self in Judo, winning a silver medal in the ongoing Commonwealth Games 2022

India's Judo master

The Judoka from Manipur won the silver medal in the women's judo event in the 48 kg weight category.

Silver medal for Shushila

In the final, Sushila was defeated by Geronay Whitebooi of South Africa in a bout that lasted 4.25 minutes, with a brilliant move that the Indian Judoka didn't anticipate

Fastest 150 wickets in One-Day International Match

Defeated by South African

A full point is awarded when the whistle is blown and the player wins. At the same time, if a throw was done with less force,
then it is called Vaja-Aari.

The rules of Judo

Sushila has already won a medal in the Commonwealth Games. She became the first Indian woman to win a medal for India in judo at CWG 2014.

Her previous CWG achievements

Sushila was born on February 1 , 1995, and has been a fan of the sport of Judo from a very young age, because her family has been associated with this sport.

'Judo is everything'

The family's connection
to Judo

संकेत के नाम हैं रिकॉर्ड

Sushila's elder brother and uncle were Judokas. She trained at SAI in Manipur from 2007 to 2010, which also meant she did not have money to go out.

In addition to the CWG, Sushila won gold at the 2019 South Asian Games as well. She qualified for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, the first Indian woman to do so in Judo


Sushila considers India's legendary boxer MC Mary Kom as her role model and like her, wants to win medals in the World Championships and Olympics for the country.

Her aim

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