It turned into one other a success day for India at the Commonwealth Video games 2022 with six extra medals added to the tally, courtesy of wrestling.
The Indian wrestlers were in high invent as Bajrang Punia, Sakshi Malik and Deepak Punia secured gold medals. Then again, there were moments of heartbreak as the Indian girls’s hockey personnel suffered a semifinal exit by the fingers of Australia.
Manika Batra turned into additionally dethroned on Friday and Hima Das had a day to put out of your mind.
WRESTLING: 6 MEDALS EARNED AS BAJRANG, SAKSHI AND DEEPAK SHINE
Six Indian wrestlers competed on the opening day of the competition at the Commonwealth Video games 2022 and all 6 of them obtained medals. Olympic medalists Bajrang Punia and Sakshi Malik at the side of younger Deepak Punia obtained Gold medals, while Anshu Malik obtained Silver.
Divya Kakran and Mohit Grewal obtained bronze medals as Indian wrestlers continued their dominance at the Commonwealth Video games.
BADMINTON: SEN, KASHYAP, JOIN SINDHU AND SRIKANTH IN QUARTERS
India’s badminton sensation Lakshya Sen continued his stunning invent at the Commonwealth Video games with an effortless eradicate on Friday to e-book his location in the males’s singles category quarterfinals. Aakarshi Kashyap additionally registered a dominant eradicate to affix Sen, Kidambi Srikanth and PV Sindhu in the final eight phases.
Sindhu will now face Malaysia’s Goh Jin Wei in the next round with a position in the semifinals at stake. Old World No.1 Srikanth will rob on England’s Toby Penty in his quarterfinal match.
Sen and Kashyap will face Paul Julien Georges of Mauritius and Scotland’s Kristy Gilmour respectively, for a position in the semis.
TABLE TENNIS: MANIKA CRASHES OUT, KAMAL REACHES THIRD SEMIFINAL
Manika Batra’s title defence in girls’s singles desk tennis got here to an early discontinuance as the Indian paddler turned into knocked out in the quarter-finals of the Commonwealth Video games 2022 in Birmingham. Jian Zeng of Singapore handed Manika a crushing straight video games defeat in the closing-eight round.
Then again, there turned into pleasure for Achanta Sharath Kamal as he reached his third semi-final of this three hundred and sixty five days’s Commonwealth Video games. He first paired up with Sreeja Akula to defeat Liam Pitchford and Tin-Tin Ho and then blended with Sathiyan Gnanasekaran to beat Tom Jarvis and Sam Walker.
ATHLETICS: HEARTBREAK FOR HIMA DAS
India’s Hima Das agonisingly overlooked a berth in the ladies’s 200m final as she executed 10th total in the semi-final at the Commonwealth Video games 2022 on Friday, August 5. Hima overlooked out on the final berth by the barest of margins – 0-01s.
Hima Das executed 3rd in the 2nd of the three heats in the ladies’s 100m semi-final. She clocked 23.42s while Ella Conolly of Australia took the 2d position and the automated qualifying position in Semi-final Heat 2 with a timing of 23.41s.
LAWN BOWLS: INDIAN MEN’S TEAM ASSURES MEDAL
The males’s fours personnel bag assured India of a 2d lawn bowls medal at the Commonwealth Video games 2022 in Birmingham, UK after they made it to the final.
The males’s fours personnel of Sunil Bahadur, Navneet Singh, Chandan Kumar Singh and Dinesh Kumar beat England 13-12 in a anxious and thrilling semi-final at Victoria Park. The Indian males’s fours lawn bowls personnel will now rob on Northern Eire in the final on Saturday.
ATHLETICS: INDIA RELAY TEAM INTO FINAL
India’s males’s 4x400m relay squad of Muhammed Anas Yahiya, Noah Nirmal Tom, Mohammed Ajmal and Amoj Jacob clocked 3: 06.97 and executed 2d in the heats to achieve the final at the Birmingham Commonwealth Video games 2022.
PARA TABLE TENNIS: BHAVINA ASSURES MEDAL
India’s Bhavina Hasmukhbhai Patel assured herself a medal in the Commonwealth Video games 2022 after storming into the final of the ladies’s para desk tennis singles (classes 3-5) by beating England’s Sue Bailey.
Patel, the silver medallist in the Tokyo Paralympics, obtained her match in straight sets, 11-6, 11-6, 11-6.
HOCKEY: INDIA WOMEN’S TEAM SUFFERS SHOOTOUT HEARTBREAK
The Indian girls’s hockey personnel suffered a heartbreaking loss in the semifinals after a 3-0 shootout loss to Australia after the game ended 1-1 in typical time.
Rebecca Grenier scored for Australia while Vandana Katariya purchased the goal for India.
Within the shootout, the Indian eves failed to gather from any of their makes an strive. They’re going to now fight Contemporary Zealand for bronze on Sunday.
SQUASH: DIPIKA-SOURAV INTO SEMIS, CHINAPPA AND DIPIKA OUT OF WOMEN’S DOUBLES
Dipika Pallikal Karthik and Saurav Ghosal stepped forward to the semifinals of the blended doubles match in the squash competition at the Commonwealth Video games.
The Indian duo beat Rachael Grinham and Zac Alexander of Australia 11-9 11-5 in the quarterfinals.
Then again, reigning world champions Joshana Chinappa and Dipika misplaced 0-2 to Yiwen Chan and Ainaa Ampandi of Malaysia in the ladies’s doubles.
Velavan Senthil Kumar and Abhay Singh additionally had a respectable day as a alternative of work as they scripted a approach-from-in the back of 2-1 eradicate over Scotland’s Douglas Kempsell and Alan Clyne to advance to the quarterfinals of the males’s doubles match.
The Indian duo beat the Scottish pair 8-11 11-10 11-8 in the round of 16.
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