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Commonwealth Games 2018

All you need to know: April 15, 2018

Apr 15, 2018, 18:12 PM IST

Commonwealth Games 2018, Gold Coast: Full list of Indian medal winners

On the last day of the 21st edition of the CWG on Sunday, India won six medals, including one Gold, two Bronze, 3 Silver. 

Apr 15, 2018, 12:56 PM IST

Commonwealth Games 2018: India's medal winners on Day 11 in Gold Coast

Besides PV Sindhu, who lost her final against Saina Nehwal, World No 1 Indian Kidambi Srikanth also took silver after losing the final 1-2 against Malaysia's Lee Chong Wei. 

Apr 15, 2018, 11:59 AM IST

With rich haul at Gold Coast Commonwealth Games 2018, India cross the 500-medal milestone at CWG

In the 2010 edition, the home contingent bagged the second spot winning 101 medals which included 38 gold, 27 silver, and 36 bronze.

Apr 15, 2018, 11:33 AM IST

Commonwealth games 2018: Mary Kom to be India's flagbearer at closing ceremony

The five-time Asian champion has claimed three gold medals in the last five months, starting with the Asian Championships in Vietnam.

Apr 15, 2018, 11:15 AM IST

Commonwealth Games 2018: Dipika-Joshna win silver in women's doubles squash

Defending champions Dipika Pallikal and Joshna Chinappa bagged the silver in women's doubles squash at the 21st Commonwealth Games, after losing to New Zealand's Joelle King and Amanda Landers-Murphy in Gold Coast on Sunday. The Indian duo lost 0-2 (9-11, 8-11) to the Kiwis in the pulsating 22-minute summit clash at the Oxenford Studios.

Apr 15, 2018, 08:48 AM IST

Commonwealth Games 2018: Sharath Kamal bags bronze in TT men's singles

Sharath Achanta Kamal ended India's fantastic table tennis campaign at the 21st Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast by defeating England's Samuel Walker 4-1 winning Men's Singles Bronze Medal match. Sharath defeated Walker 4-1 (11-7, 11-9, 9-11, 11-6, 12-10) in the play-off match for the third place at the Oxenford Studios in Gold Coast.

Apr 15, 2018, 08:42 AM IST

Commonwealth Games 2018: Kidambi Srikanth wins silver in men's badminton final

Indian Shuttler Kidambi Srikanth lost the men's final to Malaysia's Lee Chong Wei at the 21st Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast but bagged the Silver for India. Wei overpowered the newly-crowned world no 1 throughout the match and won 2-1 against Srikanth.   

Apr 15, 2018, 08:33 AM IST

Commonwealth Games 2018: Manika Batra claims mixed doubles bronze in table tennis

Manika Batra's sensational run at the Commonwealth Games fetched her another medal as she teamed up with G Sathiyan to collect the mixed doubles bronze, thereby claiming a medal in every event she competed in Gold Coast. Batra and Sathiyan defeated the senior duo of A Sharath Kamal and Mouma Das 11-6 11-2 11-4 to claim the honours in the bronze medal play off.

Apr 15, 2018, 07:50 AM IST

Commonwealth Games 2018 badminton final: Twitter lauds ‘golden girl’ Saina and ‘fighter’ Sindhu after classic clash

It was a thrilling contest and a win-win situation for India at the Commonwealth Games 2018 on Sunday morning when two of country’s legendary shuttlers – Saina Nehwal and PV Sindhu – fought for gold.

Apr 15, 2018, 07:38 AM IST

Commonwealth Games 2018: Saina Nehwal defeats PV Sindhu to win Gold in women's singles badminton final

Indian badminton star Saina Nehwal defeated compatriot PV Sindhu by winning in straight games to win the women's singles title at the 21st Commonwealth Games (CWG) in Gold COast on Sunday. Saina displayed some superb form to clinch a 21-18, 23-21 victory in the final.

Apr 15, 2018, 07:03 AM IST

Commonwealth Games 2018, Day 11 Medals Tally, Gold Coast – updates

India ended its winning haul at the 21st Commonwealth Games 2018 in Gold Coast at the third spot with 26 Gold, 20 Silver and 20 Bronze medals, an overall count of 66 medals. 

Apr 15, 2018, 06:34 AM IST

Commonwealth Games 2018, Day 11, Gold Coast

Catch all the live updates from the final day of the 21st Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast. 

Apr 15, 2018, 04:53 AM IST

Commonwealth Games 2018: Dipika Pallikal questions 'shocking decisions' after losing mixed doubles final

The Indian pair fought hard before losing to Australia's Donna Urquhart and Cameron Pilley 8-11, 10-11 in a gruelling gold medal match.

Apr 14, 2018, 21:28 PM IST

Commonwealth Games 2018: India bag rich haul of nine medals in boxing

Settling for silver medals were Amit Panghal (49kg) and Manish Kaushik (60kg) after losing closely-contested bouts here. India will be going back with eight boxing medals from the current edition, one more than their previous best at the 2010 Delhi Games.

Apr 14, 2018, 17:42 PM IST

Commonwealth Games 2018, Gold Coast: Indians paddlers lose in mixed doubles table tennis semi-finals

The Indian pair of Achanta Sharath Kamal and Mouma Das went down to Singapore's Gao Ning and Yu Mengyu in the first semi-finals.

Apr 14, 2018, 07:22 AM IST

Commonwealth Games 2018, Day 10 Medals Tally, Gold Coast – updates

As Indian shooters, wrestlers and boxers continued to enthrall the audience with their spectacular performances in the respective categories, India's 'golden' run continued on Saturday - the Day 10 of the ongoing 21st Commonwealth Games in Australia's Gold Coast. Manika Batra created history by clinching a Gold in Women's singles table tennis competition at the Gold Coast Games. Batra defeated Singapore's Mengyu YU 3-0. Boxers Gaurav Solanki and Manish Kaushik, athlete Neeraj Chopra, wrestlers Sumit and Vinesh Phogat, shooters Sanjeev Rajput and Mary Kom were among the prominent medal winners for India on the tenth day of the mega sporting event. Wrestler Sumit won a Gold medal in men's 125kg freestyle after his injured opponent in the final league match Sinivie Boltic of Nigeria withdrew. Neeraj Chopra won a historic Gold medal in men's javelin throw with a distance of 86.47m. Boxer Gaurav Solanki won men's 52kg Gold medal. Boxer Manish Kaushik also claimed a Silver medal in the men's 60kg division after losing to Harry Garside of Australia in the final with a split decision delivered by the judges. Earlier, shooter Sanjeev Rajput won a Gold medal in men's 50m Rifle 3 Positions with a new Games Record of 454.5. As the events began, boxing legend MC Mary Kom bagged her maiden CWG Gold medal. Mary Kom beat Kristina O'Hara of Northern Ireland 5-0 in the women's 45-48kg final, bringing the 18th Gold medal for India. With 25 Gold, 14 Silver and 18 Bronze, India currently ranks third on the medals table (59). The men's doubles table tennis team also won bronze. Now, Indian boxer Vikas Krishan assures India it's 25th gold after winning the final of the 75kg category. India added another two silver in their tally as the men's doubles team lost their Table Tennis final. Satish Kumar too got the silver in the +91 kg category. Here is the current medal count from the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games.  

Apr 14, 2018, 05:59 AM IST

Commonwealth Games 2018: India’s schedule on Day 10 in Gold Coast

Following is India's schedule on Day 10 of competitions at the 21st Commonwealth Games on Saturday

Apr 13, 2018, 22:13 PM IST

Commonwealth Games 2018: Manika Batra-Mouma Das win maiden women's doubles silver for India

Manika Batra and Mouma Das fought hard before going down against defending champions Feng Tianwei and Yu Mengyu to settle for a silver medal in the women's doubles, a first ever for India in the Commonwealth Games.

Apr 13, 2018, 19:19 PM IST

Commonwealth Games 2018 Indian badminton juggernaut continues at CWG

Indian shuttlers continued their impressive show with top stars P V Sindhu, Saina Nehwal and Kidambi Srikanth progressing to the semifinals of their respective events in the 21st Commonwealth Games' badminton competition here today.

Apr 13, 2018, 19:16 PM IST