CWG 2022: Medal rush in wrestling; men’s fours lawn bowls team makes final on Day 8 | Commonwealth Games 2022 News
Bajrang Punia successfully defended his title and won his second successive gold medal in CWGs. While Deepak Punia bagged his maiden medal in CWG and he got it done with gold under his kitty. Sakshi Malik also returned to her best and claimed gold to add more to India’s tally.
Mohit Grewal’s bronze medal win is testimony to his determination to overcome all hurdles and reach for his goal. B… https://t.co/OeYrcOlq2Y
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Anshu Malik won the silver after losing the final bout, while Divya Kakran and Mohit Grewal won the bronze medals in their respective categories.
India have now won six medals in wrestling on Friday – three golds, one silver and two bronze.
A medal in 30 seconds flat !That’s what India’s Divya Kakran did at #CWG2022 !!!Bagged the bronze in half a min… https://t.co/6mAPKOSBl7
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Men’s Lawn Bowls Fours team assured a medal for India as they defeated England to reach the final. While India women’s hockey team had to face a defeat in the semi-finals against Australia after a controversial decision from the referee followed by a below-par display by attackers in the penalty shootout.
India is wrestling it’s way to clinch the GOLD !Congratulations Deepak Punia on your Gold which was won by remark… https://t.co/YHoKBT6drG
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Star Indian paddler Manika Batra’s women’s singles campaign came to an end in the CWG 2022 after she lost the quarterfinals event.