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15-Apr-2018 Gold Coast (Australia)

India end third best CWG show with six medals on final day

The star badminton trio of Saina Nehwal, P.V. Sindhu and Kidambi Srikanth were the centre of attraction as the Indian contingent ended their campaign at the 21st Commonwealth Games (CWG) on a high here on Sunday.India bagged a total of six medals on the...

15-Apr-2018 Gold Coast (Australia)

Commonwealth Games : Kidambi Srikanth settles for men's singles silver

Indian star Kidambi Srikanth had to remain satisfied with the silver medal after losing to an inspired Lee Chong Wei of Malaysia in the men's singles badminton final at the 21st Commonwealth Games (CWG) here on Sunday.Srikanth had a good start as he won the...

15-Apr-2018 Gold Coast (Australia)

Saina Nehwal wins women's singles title

Indian star Saina Nehwal defeated compatriot P.V. Sindhu by straight games to win the women's singles title in the badminton competition at the 21st Commonwealth Games (CWG) here on Sunday.Saina displayed some superb form to clinch a 21-18, 23-21 victory in...

14-Apr-2018 Gold Coast (Australia)

CWG: Boxer Vikas Krishan clinches gold medal in 75kg

Indian boxer Vikas Krishan defeated Dieudonne Wilfried Seyi Ntsengue of Cameroon in the 75kg category final at the 21st Commonwealth Games (CWG) here on Saturday.Vikas won by a 5:0 unanimous verdict against Ntsengue in a close contest which saw both the boxers...

14-Apr-2018 Gold Coast (Australia)

Commonwealth Games : Indian teams lose bronze medal matches

The Indian hockey teams failed to etch their names in the medals column as both the men's and women's team lost to England in their respective bronze medal matches at the 21st Commonwealth Games here on Saturday.While men's team lost 1-2 to England, the...

14-Apr-2018 Gold Coast (Australia)

Indian boxer Satish Kumar wins silver in 91kg category

Indian boxer Satish Kumar lost the final of the 91kg category at the 21st Commonwealth Games (CWG) here on Saturday and had to settle for a silver.Satish lost 0-5 by unanimous verdict to England's Frazer Clarke, who got 30-27, 29-28, 29-28, 29-28 from each...

14-Apr-2018 Gold Coast (Australia)

Manika Batra clinches gold in women's singles TT

Manika Batra became the first Indian paddler to win a women singles gold at the Commonwealth Games here on Saturday.Manika outplayed Mengyu Yu of Singapore 4-0 (11-7, 11-6, 11-2, 11-7) to clinch the gold medal.I feel very proud to have won and even more prouder...

14-Apr-2018 Gold Coast (Australia)

Wrestler Sumit Malik wins CWG title

Indian wrestler Sumit Malik won the 125 kilogram freestyle title at the 21st Commonwealth Games here on Saturday.Sumit won all his four bouts in the Nordic (round robin) format to emerge champion.Korey Jarvis of Canada got the silver while Pakistan's Tayab...

14-Apr-2018 Gold Coast (Australia)

Sumit Malik, Vinesh Phogat win CWG titles

Indian wrestlers did the nation proud as Sumit Malik won the 125 kilogram freestyle title while Vinesh Phogat took women's 50kg gold at the 21st Commonwealth Games here on Saturday.Sumit won all his four bouts in the Nordic (round robin) format to emerge champion....

14-Apr-2018 Gold Coast (Australia)

CWG: Indian teams lose bronze medal matches

The Indian hockey teams failed to etch their names in the medals column as both the men's and women's team lost to England in their respective bronze medal matches at the 21st Commonwealth Games here on Saturday.While men's team lost 1-2 to England, the...

14-Apr-2018 Gold Coast (Australia)

Neeraj Chopra wins javelin gold at CWG

India's Neeraj Chopra won the men's Javelin title at the 21st Commonwealth Games (CWG) here on Saturday.Neeraj registered his season's best performance of 86.47 metres in the final.Hamish Peacock took the silver medal for Australia with 82.59m while Grenada's...

14-Apr-2018 Gold Coast (Australia)

Indian boxer Gaurav Solanki wins CWG gold

Indian boxer Gaurav Solanki picked a gold while Amit Panghal and Manish Kaushik settled for a silver each in their respective boxing categories at the ongoing 21st edition of the Commonwealth Games here on Saturday.Solanki claimed a split 4-1 verdict on points...

14-Apr-2018 Gold Coast (Australia)

Shooter Sanjeev Rajput wins CWG gold

India's Sanjeev Rajput clinched the gold medal in men's 50m Rifle 3 Positions at the 21st Commonwealth Games (CWG) here on Saturday.Sanjeev shot a total of 454.5 to create a Commonwealth Games record.Grzegorz Sych of Canada finished second with 448.4 and Dean...

13-Apr-2018 Gold Coast (Australia)

Wrestler Bajrang Punia wins gold at CWG

Indian wrestler Bajrang Punia won gold in the men's 65 kilogram freestyle category while compatriot Mausam Khatri took the 97kg silver at the 21st Commonwealth Games (CWG) here on Friday.Bajrang needed only around two minutes to overpower Kane Charig of Wales...

13-Apr-2018 Gold Coast (Australia)

Wrestler Pooja Dhanda Takes Silver At CWG

India’s Pooja Dhanda finished with the silver medal in the women’s 57 kilogram wrestling category at the 21st Commonwealth Games (CWG) here on Friday.Pooja lost 5-7 to defending champion Odunayo Adekuoroye of Nigeria in the final. The Nigerian had won the title...

13-Apr-2018 Gold Coast (Australia)

Shooter Anish Bhanwala wins CWG gold

Indian shooter Anish Bhanwala fired a new meet record to win gold in Men's 25m Rapid Fire Pistol competition at the 21st Commonwealth Games (CWG) here on Friday.Anish scored 30 points in the finals to finish two points ahead of Australia's Sergei Evglevski.Sam...

13-Apr-2018 Gold Coast (Australia)

Shooter Tejaswini Sawant wins CWG gold, Anjum Moudgil takes silver

Indian shooters Tejaswini Sawant and Anjum Moudgil have won gold and silver respectively in the Women's 50m Rifle 3 Positions at the 21st Commonwealth Games (CWG) here on Friday.Tejaswini registered a new Games record 457.9 points to take the title. Anjum scored...

12-Apr-2018 Gold Coast (Australia)

CWG: Indians shine in singles, doubles events on Day 8

India's singles and doubles players outscored their respective opponents to advance while the para paddlers and Madhurika Patkar were the only disappointments on the day at the 21st Commonwealth Games here on Thursday.Para paddlers Vaishnavi Sutar and Maitreyee...

12-Apr-2018 Gold Coast (Australia)

Indians in badminton quarters

India's star singles shuttlers P.V. Sindhu, Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth and H.S. Prannoy entered the quarter-finals, while Satwik Rankireddy, Ashwini Ponnappa and N.Sikki Reddy also enjoyed a successful day as they reached the last-eight stages in both the...

12-Apr-2018 Gold Coast (Australia)

Indian wrestlers dominate at CWG

Star Indian wrestlers Sushil Kumar and Rahul Aware won gold in their respective categories at the 21st Commonwealth Games (CWG), while women grapplers also finished among the medals here on Thursday.Sushil defended his crown in the men's 74 kilogram category...

12-Apr-2018 Gold Coast (Australia)

Wrestlers Sushil Kumar, Aware win gold at CWG

Star Indian wrestlers Sushil Kumar and Rahul Aware won gold in their respective categories at the 21st Commonwealth Games (CWG) here on Thursday.Sushil defended his crown in the men's 74 kilogram category which he had won at the 2014 edition in Glasgow, Scotland.Sushil...

12-Apr-2018 Gold Coast (Australia)

CWG: Shooter Tejaswini Sawant takes silver in women's 50m Rifle Prone

Indian shooter Tejaswini Sawant took silver in the women's 50m Rifle Prone event at the 21st Commonwealth Games (CWG) here on Thursday.Sawant notched up a score of 618.9 points. Martina Lindsay Veloso of Singapore set a new CWG record of 621.0 to win gold.Seonaid...

11-Apr-2018 Gold Coast (Australia)

CWG: Satisfactory day for India

India's campaign in table tennis competition at the 21st Commonwealth Games got off to a good start with singles and team players advancing to the next stage. The disappointments on the day were mixed doubles pairs Harmeet Desai and Pooja Sahasrabudhe as they...

11-Apr-2018 Gold Coast (Australia)

CWG: Shreyasi Singh wins gold, Ankur Mittal, Om Mitharwal bag bronze

Indian shooters enjoyed another fruitful day at the 21st Commonwealth Games as Shreyasi Singh won gold in the women's Double Trap event while Ankur Mittal and Om Mitharwal took bronze in their respective men's categories here on Wednesday.Shreyasi edged out...

11-Apr-2018 Gold Coast (Australia)

CWG: Shooter Ankur Mittal bags bronze in men's Double Trap

Indian shooter Ankur Mittal earned a bronze medal in the men's Double Trap event at the 21st Commonwealth Games (CWG) here on Wednesday.Ankur scored 53 points in the final to finish 10 points ahead of compatriot Ashab Mohammed, who was fifth.Ankur's bronze...

11-Apr-2018 Gold Coast (Australia)

CWG: Shooter Shreyasi Singh wins gold in women's Double Trap

Shreyasi Singh shot her way to the gold medal in the women's Double Trap event at the 21st Commonwealth Games (CWG) here on Wednesday.Shreyasi edged out Emma Cox of Australia in a shoot-off to win the title after both shooters had finished the final round on...

11-Apr-2018 Gold Coast (Australia)

CWG: Vikram Malhotra-Ramit Tandon win in men's doubles squash

India's Vikram Malhotra and Ramit Tandon defeated Wales duo Peter Creed and Joel Makin 2-1 (11-7, 8-11, 11-10) in a Pool F men's doubles squash match at the 21st Commonwealth Games here on Wednesday.The Indian duo were off to a winning start in the first game...

11-Apr-2018 Gold Coast (Australia)

CWG: Om Mitharwal takes bronze in men's 50m Pistol

Indian shooter Om Mitharwal took the bronze medal in the men's 50 metre Pistol event at the 21st Commonwealth Games (CWG) here on Wednesday.Om registered a score of 201.1 in the final.Daniel Repacholi of Australia took the gold with a new CWG record of 227.2....

10-Apr-2018 Gold Coast (Australia)

CWG: India taste success on Day 6

It was a satisfactory day for India at the squash events as all the three pairs came out victorious in their respective matches in the 21st Commonwealth Games here on Tuesday.In the mixed doubles event, Dipika Pallikal and Saurav Ghosal registered comfortable...

10-Apr-2018 Gold Coast (Australia)

Heena Sidhu strikes 25m pistol gold; Annu, Chain, Narang falter

Heena Sidhu won gold in the women's 25 metre Pistol event, while Chain Singh and Gagan Narang failed to ensure any medals in the men's 50m Rifle Prone event on a mixed day for Indian shooters at the 21st Commonwealth Games (CWG) here on Tuesday.Heena, who...

10-Apr-2018 Gold Coast (Australia)

Badminton and table tennis teams got the rare gold

The excellent television coverage of the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games has put even the highly popular Indian Premier League in shade. The Indian angle was so beautifully covered that most events were seen live unlike in the past. That is because Sony has...

10-Apr-2018 Gold Coast (Australia)

CWG: Indian teams qualify for semi-finals

It was a field day for Indian men's and women's hockey teams as they defeated Malaysia 2-1 and South Africa 1-0 respectively to enter the semi-finals at the 21st Commonwealth Games (CWG) here on Tuesday.While the men's team rode on a couple of penalty corner...

10-Apr-2018 Gold Coast (Australia)

CWG: India assured of 5 boxing medals

Boxers Amit Panghal, Naman Tanwar, Mohammed Hussamuddin, Manoj Kumar and Satish Kumar assured India at least a medal each as they reached the semi-finals of their respective weights categories on the sixth day of the 21st Commonwealth Games here on Tuesday.The...

10-Apr-2018 Gold Coast (Australia)

Commonwealth Games : Heena Sidhu wins gold in women's 25m Pistol

Indian shooter Heena Sidhu won gold in the women's 25 metre Pistol event at the 21st Commonwealth Games (CWG) here on Tuesday.Heena notched up a new CWG record of 38 points in the final to take the title in style.Elena Galiabovitch of Australia scroed 35 to...

09-Apr-2018 Gold Coast (Australia)

CWG: Lifter Gurdeep Singh finishes fourth in +105kg event

India's lifter Gurdeep Singh finished fourth in the Men's +105 kg event at the Commonwealth Games here on Monday.Gurdeep lifted 175kg in snatch and 207 in clean and jerk to register a total of 382kg.David Liti of New Zealand won gold, breaking the Commonwealth...

09-Apr-2018 Gold Coast (Australia)

CWG: Mixed day for India on day 6

It was a mixed day for India in the athletics events as high jumper Tejaswin Shankar and sprinter Muhammed Anas entered the finals, while Hima Das advanced to the semi-finals. There were disappointments too, with Suriya Loganathan and shotputter Tejinder...

09-Apr-2018 Gold Coast (Australia)

CWG: India lift historic gold in men's TT team event

India clinched a historic gold in men's table tennis, thrashing Nigeria 3-0 in the final of the event at the 21st Commonwealth Games here on Monday.After beating Singapore in the semi-finals earlier on Monday, the Indian team continued their dominance in the...

09-Apr-2018 Gold Coast (Australia)

CWG: Lifter Pardeep Singh takes silver; Purnima, Lalchhanhimi falter

Indian weightlifter Pardeep Singh took the silver in the men's 105 kilogram category at the 21st Commonwealth Games (CWG) here on Monday, lifting 152kg in snatch and 200kg in clean and jerk for a total of 352kg.Sanele Mao of Samoa won the gold with a total...

09-Apr-2018 Gold Coast (Australia)

Shooter Mehuli Ghosh bags silver, Apurvi gets bronze at CWG

Indian shooters Mehuli Ghosh and Apurvi Chandela bagged silver and bronze respectively in the women's 10m Air Rifle event at the 21st Commonwealth Games here on Monday.Ghosh lost to eventual champions Martina Lindsay of Singapore in the shoot-off after both...

09-Apr-2018 Gold Coast (Australia)

Shooter Mehuli Ghosh bags silver, Apurvi Chandela gets bronze at CWG

Indian shooters Mehuli Ghosh and Apurvi Chandela bagged silver and bronze respectively in the women's 10m Air Rifle event at the 21st Commonwealth Games here on Monday.Ghosh lost to eventual champions Martina Lindsay of Singapore in the shoot-off after both...

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