CWG 2022: End of an eventful day overall for India at CWG with 4 medals.

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India on Day 2 at CWG 2022 : 4 medals (All Weightlifting): 

• Star lifter Mirabai Chanu wins 1st GOLD medal for India in CWG-2022. Mirabai lifted a total of kg (88kg in Snatch & in C&J); huge 29kg more than 2nd placed lifter. Created New Games record in Snatch, C&J & Total

• Sanket Sargar won 1st medal for India at Birmingham Commonwealth Games and its a Silver in Weightlifting (Men's 55kg category). Sanket lifted total of 248kg (113 in Snatch + 135kg in C&J). Malaysian lifted 249kg overall to win Gold.

• Bindyarani Devi win Silver medal in Weightlifting (55kg) lifted total of 202 kg (86kg in Snatch + 116kg in C&J). Bindyarani also created new Games Record in C&J section.

• 2nd medal for India; Gururaja Poojary won Bronze medal in Weightlifting (Men's 61kg) after lifted 269 kg (118kg in Snatch + 151 kg in C&J). Gururaj had won Silver medal in last edition (56kg).


Team India Into the Quarter-finals in style of mixed team event. India wins the final group stage tie against the Australia 4-1 to remain unbeaten in the group stage at the CWG 2022.


• Lovlina Borgohain advanced to Quarter Final (70kg) with unanimous verdict win over Kiwi pugilist in 1st round. Lovlina will take on Welsh pugilist on Wednesday.

• Mohammad Husammuddin is through to Pre-QF (57kg) after getting the better of Amzolele Dyeyi of South Africa by unanimous verdict in 1st round.

Table Tennis:

Defending Champions India Knocked out by Malaysia 2-3 in Quarter Final of Women's Team event.


Srihari Nataraj finished 7th in FINAL of Men's 100m Backstroke event clocking 54.31 secs. Srihari is only 4th Indian swimmer ever to qualify for Final at CWG.


Indian Women's Defeated Wales (WR 24) 3-1 in their 2nd pool match. India will take on WR 5 England next on Tuesday. Earlier India had defeated Ghana 5-0 yesterday.


• Joshna Chinappa sails in to Pre-QF with 3-0 win in 2nd round. Joshna had got a 1st round Bye. Sunayna Kuruvilla lost in 2nd round to WR 24 Aifa Azman. She had got 1st round Bye. 

• Saurav Ghosal sails in to Pre-QF with 3-0 win in 2nd round. Saurav had got a 1st round Bye.

• Youngest Indian athlete at Birmingham, 14 year old Anahat Singh gave her absolute best before going down to WR 19 Emily Whitlock 7-11, 7-11, 11-4, 6-11 in 2nd round.

• Abhay Singh retired hurt midway against WR 48 Alan Clyne in R32 match.