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CWG: Satwik-Chirag bags silver in men’s doubles badminton

Gold Coast: India’s Satwik Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty on Sunday settled for the silver medal in men’s doubles badminton at the 21st Commonwealth Games after going down meekly to England’s Marcus Ellis and Chris Langridge. The Indian pair lost 13-21, 16-21 in the summit clash that lasted for 39 minutes at[Read More…]

CWG: Dipika-Joshna wins silver in women’s doubles squash

Gold Coast: Defending champions Dipika Pallikal and Joshna Chinappa settled for the silver in women’s doubles squash at the 21st Commonwealth Games, after losing to New Zealand’s Joelle King and Amanda Landers-Murphy here on Sunday. The Indian duo lost 0-2 (9-11, 8-11) to the Kiwis in the pulsating 22-minute summit clash[Read More…]

India ends third best CWG show with seven medals on final day

Wrestler Bajrang wins gold at CWG

Gold Coast (Australia): 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 by technical superiority in the[Read More…]

Wrestler Pooja takes silver at CWG

Gold Coast (Australia): 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 at the 2014 CWG[Read More…]

CWG 2018: Shooter Tejaswini wins gold, Anjum takes silver

Gold Coast (Australia): 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 455.7. Seonaid McIntosh of Scotland[Read More…]

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