Picking the right battles on path to Commonwealth Games gold, the Lakshya Sen way

Lakshya has won a medal at the world championships, clinched a BWF Super 500 title (India Open), reached the final of the All-England Championships and played his part in India winning the prestigious Thomas Cup. The 20-year-old has played just three competitive matches leading into the CWG, partly to protect a dodgy shoulder.
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5 days ago

CWG 2022: Full list of India’s gold, silver, bronze medal winners at Commonwealth Games 2022

India won 22 gold, 16 silver and 23 bronze medals to record its fifth-best medal haul in CWG history. Australia leads table ahead of final day; india in top five medal winners for india in Commonwealth Games 2022.
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1 weeks ago

CWG 2022: Harmanpreet Kaur rues trend of mistakes in big final

India came to close winning coveted gold on women cricket’s CWG debut but fell short by nine runs. Harmanpreet Kaur: “Every time in big finals, we make the same mistakes again and again (with the bat), that is something we have to improve,” the skipper said.
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1 weeks ago

Commonwealth Games 2022 Badminton Final Lakshya Sen vs Ng Tze Yong Live Score: Lakshya Sen eyes gold medal in CWG debut

Lakshya Sen takes on Ng Tze Yong (Malaysia) in men's singles gold medal match at the ongoing Commonwealth Games 2022 (CWG 2022) the world number 10 defeated Singapore's Jia Heng Teh in his semi-final match, sealing a 21-10 18-21 21-16 victory.
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1 weeks ago

Pallikal, Ghosal clinch mixed doubles squash bronze at CWG 2022

Dipika Pallikal and Saurav Ghosal defeated Lobban Donna and Pilley Cameron in straight games (11-8, 11-4) This is the duo's second-successive medal at the Commonwealth Games; in 2018, they got a silver medal after conceding defeat against the same opponents. The Indian mixed doubles pair suffered a 0-2 loss to New Zealand's Joelle King and Paul Coll in the semi-finals.
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1 weeks ago

India beat SA to enter CWG men’s hockey final

India beat south africa 3-2 in the men’s hockey final at the university of Birmingham Hockey and Squash Centre on sunday. This is the third time India have reached the summit clash of the Commonwealth Games after ending with silver at Delhi 2010 and Glasgow 2014. India will face the winner of the other semi-final between Australia and England on Monday.
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1 weeks ago

Naveen wins gold in 74kg to extend India's medal streak in wrestling at CWG 2022

The 19-year-old won a gold in the men's 74kg freestyle final. He beat Muhammad Sharif Tahir of pakistan to notch up his fourth win of the day. Naveen's first opponent in the 1/8 round was Emmanuel Johan.
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1 weeks ago

CWG 2022: India clinch second medal in Lawn Bowls as men's fours team bag silver

The men's fours team clinched the silver medal at the Commonwealth Games 2022. The medal haul took India's present tally to 29 at CWG 2022 which comprises 9 gold, 11 silver and nine bronze medals. Despite their defeat to hosts England, their convincing wins against Fiji and Cook Islands assured them a spot in the quarter-final round.
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1 weeks ago

India vs Wales Live Score, Men's Hockey Commonwealth Games 2022: Manpreet Singh an Co

A win in Birmingham could directly assure India of a chance to reach the semi-final. It would also be a second consecutive semi final appearance for India at the CWG.
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1 weeks ago

It's my last CWG, but not retiring yet: Discus thrower Seema Punia

Seema Punia is the most decorated track and field athlete in the Commonwealth Games. The 39-year-old discus thrower finished fifth in Birmingham on Tuesday night. Punia has won three silver and one bronze from her earlier four appearances in the CWG. She said she has no regrets of having missed out on a medal in her last CWG here.
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1 weeks ago

India lose to Malaysia in final, get silver in badminton mixed team

India lost 1-3 to a rematch of the last edition's final in the badminton mixed team event in Birmingham on Tuesday. This was the fifth silver in the current CWG and the 13th medal overall. The defending champions made a strong comeback through their ace shuttler PV Sindhu.
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1 weeks ago

TT: 'Old' Batra is enjoying the game

Manika Batra is the leader of the pack at the 2022 CWG. The 23-year-old paddler won both her singles matches and the team 3-0. She says she is the same man she was four years ago.
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2 weeks ago

Just want to be best version of myself in CWG, says Srikanth

Kidambi Srikanth has won four superseries titles in a calendar year. He says he always wanted to be the best version of himself every time he takes the court. His ranking plummeted after the 2018 CWG as he suffered a knee injury.
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2 weeks ago

2022 Commonwealth Games (CWG) Medal Table & Results Tally, Gold Coast Sports

Australia have won the most number of medals overall - 932 gold, 775 silver and 709 bronze. In the 2018 Games, India have won 181 gold, 173 silver and 149 bronze overall.
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2 weeks ago

CWG, Birmingham 2022 Day 11 full schedule: Events, Fixtures, Dates, Timings in IST

Commonwealth Games Day 11 full schedule 2022: Events, Fixtures, Dates, Timings in ISTCommonwealth Games 2022 schedule: Sportstar brings you the full timetable of CWG events, scheduled to begin on July 28.
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2 weeks ago

Commonwealth Games - India role for Dipa Karmakar coach in CWG - Telegraph India

Bisheshwar Nandi has been named coach of the Indian women's team for the 2016 Rio Olympics. He guided Dipa Karmakar to an unprecedented fourth-place finish at the 2016 olympics. Jaiswal was previously designated as the women’s team coach.
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3 weeks ago

Jeremy aims for CWG 2022 gold

Jeremy Lalrinnunga is the first Indian to win a gold medal at the Youth Olympics in Buenos Aires. The 19-year-old is set to succeed at the multi-sport event at the CWG 2022. The Mizoram lifter missed out on the Tokyo Olympics last year due to two injuries and COVID-19.
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3 weeks ago

BFI explains why Lovlina Borgohain’s coach Sandhya Gurung isn’t part of CWG contingent

Boxing Federation of India tried its best to get accreditation for Lovlina Borgohain’s coach Sandhya Gurung. Gurung was sanctioned by SAI but the IOA is not doing it, says Hemanta Kalita. Borgoain had earlier alleged mental harassment ahead of the Birmingham Commonwealth Games.
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3 weeks ago

Lovlina Borgohain says she is being mentally harassed while preparing for CWG

Boxer Lovlina Borgohain took to Twitter to vent out her frustrations on how her training process is being hampered because of certain factors. The first Assamese female athlete to represent India at the Olympics is currently preparing for the upcoming Commonwealth Games in Birmingham. She said she is constantly getting harassed due to the removal of her coaches.
#LovlinaBorgohain #CWG #Assamese #Olympics #India #Sports


3 weeks ago

Third CWG-bound Indian track and field athlete fails dope test

A member of the Commonwealth Games-bound women's 4x100m relay team is set to be withdrawn. No official is willing to confirm the name of the dope offender. The dope offender is reportedly a late inclusion in the team but it could not be confirmed. The latest dope flunk came a few days after two other CWG-bound athletes were dropped from the Indian team after returning two positive tests each.
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3 weeks ago