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Tuesday, August 11, 2020

Commonwealth Games 2018, Day 1 Highlights: Weightlifters Mirabai Chanu, P Gururaja bring laurels

Commonwealth Games (CWG) 2018, Day 1 Updates: India began their run at the CWG 2018, in Gold Coast, with two medals - gold and bronze.

Commonwealth Games Live Commonwealth Games 2018, Day 1: Mirabai Chanu Saikhom won gold in women’s 48kg weightlifting. (Source: PTI)

Commonwealth Games 2018, Day 1 Highlights: The Games are finally here! And India made the most of it with two medals on Day 1 of the Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast. P Gururaja bagged India’s first medal of the Games by picking up a silver but the bigger hurrah and celebrations were reserved for fellow wrestler Mirabai Chanu. The Manipuri created history and set multiple records on the way to standing atop the podium. In other key sports, the shuttlers and paddlers faced little resistance and remained unbeaten on the day. In squash, Sourav Ghosal emerged as a surprise upset – made even more stunning considering he led the match 2-0 at one stage. India would hope to bring more glory and medals on Day 2.

Commonwealth Games 2018 Day 1 Streaming: Commonwealth Games 2018 Day 1 will be live on Ten 1 and Ten 1 HD. Sony SIX and Sony SIX HD will show the same from 4:30 am IST. The live stream of CWG 2018 can be seen on

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