At Commonwealth Games 2022, India's Lovepreet Singh won a bronze medal by lifting a total of 355kg – 163kg in snatch, and 192 kg in clean and jerk. On August 3, Singh won against Australia’s Jackson Roberts-Young who went for 211kgs lift in his third and final attempt, which was unsuccessful. With this, the Indian contingent at CWG 22, confirmed13 medals, including five gold, four silver and four bronze.
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Commonwealth Games 2022 is set to witness power-packed events on day 6, August 3, in Birmingham, England, UK. After winning the historic gold medal in Lawn Bowls and men's table tennis, India is now eying on weightlifting, para table tennis and other events lined up for the day. The events at Birmingham started at 1:00… read-more
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The India lawn bowls team bagged a historic gold medal for the nation at the Commonwealth Games. On August 2, the women's lawn bowl squad made India proud, after it secured the gold medal against South Africa, in finals. The Indian quartet of Lovely Choubey (lead), Pinki (second), Nayanmoni Saikia (third) and Rupa Rani Tirkey (slip) beat South Africa 17-10 in the women's fours final, at the CWG 2022.
The Punjab Government announced Rs 40 Lakhs for weightlifter Harjinder Kaur, on August 2. CM Bhagwant Maan announced the money for the victory of Kaur at the Commonwealth Games 2022, after she won a bronze medal, at Birmingham, England. Furthermore, CM Maan stated that the government is committed to encouraging those who excel in sports and that these athletes will be given cash prizes for their efforts.
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With the amazing ongoing performance of the Indian contingent at the Commonwealth Games 2022, India is more driven to eye medals at the event in Birmingham. On August 2, India is all set for Day five, which will see some of the biggest medal hopes, as it is the beginning of track and field events including events Lawn Bowls with a gold medal hope, besides Badminton, Table Tennis, Weightlifting.
Commonwealth Games 2022, which kickstarted on July 28, will see a power-packed series of events on its third day. Indian athletes will participate in various events like badminton, table tennis, Women's cricket against rivals Pakistan, gymnastics and many other games. After winning two… read-more
PM Narendra Modi congratulated weightlifter Bindyarani Devi, who secured a silver medal at the Commonwealth Games 2022. On the second day of the Commonwealth Games at Birmingham, UK, Indian athlete Devi bagged a silver… read-more
In the women's cricket event at the Commonwealth Games 2022, the Indian squad lost against the Australian team, on Day-one, July 29. Pacer Renuka Thakur's devastating spell of 4-18 went in vain as Ashleigh Gardner's 52 not out helped Australia defeat India by three wickets in the first Group-A match. The T20 event was the first defeat of India, at… read-more
Olympic bronze medallist Indian boxer Lovlina Borgohain was stranded without any convenience after she decided to leave the Commonwealth Games opening ceremony midway. The move was taken in the view of extra practice, which didn't go well with India's Chef de Mission Rajesh Bhandari, who is also the vice president of the Boxing… read-more
The Boxing Federation of India (BFI) responded to the "mental harassment" allegations of boxer Lovlina Borogohain. "Boxing Federation of India ensured that Sandhya Gurung was at the training camp in Ireland. BFI is closely working with IOA so that Sandhya Gurung could be a part of the team in Birmingham," said BFI on July 26. Furthermore, the Union Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports intervened and directed necessary arrangements.
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