Ravi Kumar Dahiya will be vouching for gold in CWG 2022
Wrestlers finish with 6 gold and a total of 12 medals
India women’s team secures historic cricket medal
Historic medals in Athletics
While in other sports it was still expected that India would do well, but the silver medals won by Priyanka Goswami in Women’s 10 km Race Walk and Avinash Sable in Men’s 3000 Metre Steeplechase were unbeliveble.
While it was the first-ever silver in Race Walk for India, Sable broke the Kenyan stronghold as he became the first Non-Kenyan since 1998 to win a Steeple chase medal. He also created a national record and achieved his personal best timing of 8:11:20 seconds
Indian Men’s Hockey team into final
The Men’s Hockey team did not let the jitters get to it as it got past South Africa 3-2 after conceding a last-minute goal to advance to the final. In the final, it would face Australia who beat England 3-2 in another semi-final.
Another Lawn Bowls medal for India
Four Indian boxers reach Final
Before Sagar, Nitu Ghanghas, Nikhat Zareen and Amit Panghal qualified for the fil in their respective weight categories. Three Indians, Mohd Hussamuddin, Jaismine Lamboria and Rohit Tokas lost on a split decision and had to settle for the bronze medal.
Sharath Kamal marches to the final
Achanta Sharath Kamal had a phenomenal day on the Table as he advanced to the final of both Men’s Doubles with Sathiyan Ganasekaran and Mixed Doubles with Sreeja Akula as his partner.
Kamal won his singles match too and has made his way to the Men’s Singles semi-final too. Sreeja lost a riveting women’s singles semi-final in seven sets against the top seed. She will fight for a bronze medal. Sathiyan has also made it to the Men’s Singles semi-final.
Commonwealth Games Day 9 Highlights: Catch all the Indian athletes in action at Birmingham 2022 as they hope to secure more medals for the country