Satish Kumar Sivalingam Biography, Family, Caste, Career, Awards

Sathish Kumar Sivalingam biography in hindi (Won Gold Medal in weightlifting in Commonwealth Games

Satish Kumar Sivalingam is an Indian sportsperson who shows his talent in weightlifting. He earned a gold medal for India in the 2014 Commonwealth Games. On 7th April 2018, he again made India proud by getting gold medal in these games.

Satish Kumar Sivalingam
Satish Kumar Sivalingam

This year, from the very first day of the Commonwealth Games, Indian players have shown their talent and hard work in weightlifting. Till now India has won 3 Gold, 1 Silver and 1 Bronze medals in various categories in Weightlifting.

Satish Kumar Sivalingam Biography

NameSatish Kumar
Full NameSathish Kumar Sivalingam
Date of Birth23/6/1992  
Age25 Years
ResidenceTamil Nadu
OccuptionSportsman, Railway Clerk
GameWeight lifting
Weight77 Kilogram ,
Physical Status 
Hight5 feet 9 inches
 Weight76 Kilogram
Total Medal

Birth and Family Information

Satish Kumar was born on 23 June 1992, according to this his age is 25 years. Satish hails from Tamil Nadu, and was born in the village of Satuvichari in Vellore district. His father has also made India proud by winning a gold medal in the National Games, and now he works as a security guard at VIT University Vellore.

Satish’s schooling has been completed from Government High School in Satuvichari itself. There is no information available about Satish’s mother and siblings.

Satish Kumar Sivalingam Career

Satish Kumar is one of the most successful weightlifters in India. He plays for the 77 kg category. Satish’s sports training is done with the help of Go Sports Foundation. It works under the Rahul Dravid Athlete Mentorship Program.

Although Satish’s first coach was his father. He started training Satish at the age of thirteen. After this Satish started participating in state level competitions. year 2008 Satish took his career to a new height by winning the gold medal.

In the years 2014 and 2018, he had brought laurels to the country by winning gold medals in the Commonwealth Games.

More recently, Satish works as a clerk in the Southern Railway of the Government of India. And apart from this, he also represents India in weightlifting in various foreign grounds. So far, he has won a total of 2 gold medals for India.

Satish Kumar Sivalingam Awards

  • In the 2014 Commonwealth Games, he won the gold medal in the 77 kg category. At this time, he lifted 144 kg in the snatch round and won the gold medal by lifting 173 kg in clean and jerk.
  • In the year 2018 also during the Commonwealth Games, he maintained his record and won the gold medal in the 77 kg category. During this, he set a new record by lifting 149 kg in the snatch round. In the same clean and jerk round, lifting 179 kg, lifted a total of 328 kg and won the gold medal.
  • Satish was also selected in the 2016 Rio Olympics in the 77 kg category. During this, he finished his match at the eleventh position among 14 players. Unfortunately, he could not win any medals during this period.
  • Till the second day of Common Wealth 2018, where India was at number five by getting 2 gold, 1 silver and a bronze medal, this morning, adding another gold to its list, India has achieved the number position. With this, there has been an influx of congratulatory messages to Satish Kumar on Twitter. The expectations of the Indian audience from their players have increased further.


Q-Who is Satish Kumar Seevalingam?
A-Indian Weightlifter

Q-Why is Satish Kumar Seevalingam famous?
A – For earning gold medal in Commonwealth Games.

Q-What is the age of Satish Kumar Seevalingam?
A-thirty years

Q-What is the birthplace of Satish Kumar Seevalingam?
A-Vellore District,Tamil Nadu

Q-What is the profession of Satish Kumar Seevalingam?
A-weight lifter and railway clerk

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