Monday, 16 July, 2018

Shooters, shuttlers, paddlers join India's gold class party at CWG

Commonwealth Games: Paddlers fail to win men's team medal for the first time with 0-3 loss Shooters, shuttlers, paddlers join India's gold class party at CWG
Edward Snyder | 10 April, 2018, 20:24

England have now won 11 hammer medals in the history of the Commonwealth Games - more than any other discipline in any other sport.

Manika Batra celebrates her win over Yihan Zhou of Singapore at the Commonwealth Games The road to the historic win hasn't been easy for the Naraina Vihar resident.

Another swimmer who could add to her impressive Gold Coast total is 17-year-old Taylor Ruck. To conclude, only the three of us were inside the arena, but Pooja (Sahasrabudhe) and Sutirtha (Mukherjee) have played an equally important role in bringing the gold home.

India's Gold medal haul shows no signs of slowing down as the country is in third place in the CWG 2018 medals table.

The men's and women's 100-meter finals are scheduled for late Monday.

Also entering the final of a track and field event was high jumper Tejaswin Shankar, who finished a joint fifth in group A and ninth overall. It's going to be very tough with the Jamaicans and the South Africans so it is going to be fast.

"We squashed them in the first quarter". "Since I had won bronze there, I chose to change my category".




A battling performance saw their team overcome Singapore 3-2 in the semi-final stage of the tournament, which set up a clash against either England or Nigeria.

Daley, a former world champion in the platform and bronze medalist at the 2012 Olympics, said he was "devastated" to have to withdraw from the individual competition.

"Big Bear" David Liti says he doesn't want to disturb the peace but he's made a loud statement by winning Commonwealth Games weightlifting gold and setting a Games record. I know I can do more and will try my best, said the exuberant shooter, who had mistakenly taken her gear off thinking that she had claimed the Gold before realizing that she still had a shoot-off to deal with.

Nigeria's Milicent Agboegbulem on Monday qualified for the semi-final of the women's boxing event of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games, guaranteeing herself at least a bronze medal, Completesportsnigeria.com reports.

The Games will run for another week, ending on 15 April.

Men's 100m final victor South Africa's Akani Simbine celebrates on the track at Carrara Stadium during the 2018 Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast, Australia, Monday, April 9, 2018.

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