New Delhi: With the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games declared open, a lot of Indians across different disciplines will be rubbing their shoulders with the world's best athletes on Thursday. The Indian contingent has been an improved one and packs a lot of promise. It will be expected of them to better their medal count compared to the Glasgow Games. Following are the timings of the events in which Indians will be participating on Thursday. All timings are IST.
Event: Team Group and Knockout Stage
Time: 4 a.m. to 10 a.m. and 11:30 am to 4:30 pm
Event: Mixed Team Badminton
India v Sri Lanka (4:30 am to 8 a.m.)
India vs Pakistan (2:30 p.m. to 6 p.m.)
Event: Individual and Team All-Around Qualification
Time: 4:38 a.m.
Athlete: Rakesh Patra, Yogeshwar Singh, Ashish Kumar
India vs Wales (women)
Time: 5:02 a.m.
Event: Men’s 56 kg
Time: 5:12 a.m.
Event: Women’s 48 kg
Time: 9:42 a.m.
Athlete: Saikhom Mirabai Chanu
Event: Men’s 62 kg
Time: 2:12 p.k.
Athlete: Muthupandi Raja
Event: Men’s 50m Butterfly
Time: 6:57 a.m. - Heat 1; 4:22 p.m. (Semifinal 1)
Athlete: Sajan Prakash, Virdhawal Khade
Event: Men’s 100m Backstroke
Time: 7:24 a.m. Heat 1; 4:52 p.m. (Semifinal 1)
Athlete: Srihari Nataraj
Event: Men’s and Women's Preliminary Rounds
Time: 7:30 am – 11 am and 2 pm – 5:30 pm
Event: Singles Preliminary
Time: 8 a.m. to 12 noon and 1:30 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Event: 4000m Team Pursuit
Time: 10:12 a.m. (Qualification), 3 p.m. (Final)
Athletes: Aleena Reji, Deborah Herold, Manorama Devi, Amritha Reghunath
Event: Women's Team Sprint
Time: 11:54 p.m. (Qualification), 4:21 p.m. (Final)
Athletes: Deborah Herold, Aleena Reji
Event: Team Sprint
Time: 12:04 p.m. (Qualification), 4:28 p.m. (Final)
Athletes: Ranjit Singh, Sahil Kumar, Sanuraj P, Manjeet Singh
India vs Jamaica (women)
Time: 2:03 p.m.
India vs Cameroon (men)
Time: 3:30 p.m.