India crossed the 50-medal mark at the 21st Commonwealth Games on the penultimate day. Indian boxers led the charge today, with boxing great MC Mary Kom winning her first Commonwealth Games gold. Then came gold medal wins from Gaurav Solanki and Vikas Krishnan. Boxers Manish Kaushik and Satish Kumar settled for silver, and Amit Pangha for bronze. India won four more medals in wrestling, with medals coming from Vinesh Phogat, Sumit Malik, Sakshi Malik and Somveer. Meawhile, Neeraj Chopra and Manika Batra created history after winning India’s first gold medals in Javelin throw and women’s table tennis singles respectively. In shooting, Sanjeev Rajput won gold in the men’s 50m rifle three position event. And the Indian men’s and women’s hockey team will return home without a medal after their lost to their English counterparts in the bronze medal match.
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Indian shuttlers lose bronze medal match in mixed doubles
India lose bronze medal match against Malaysia in straight games. They lost 21-19, 21-19 in the mixed doubles match.
Mary Kom to be India's flagbearer
Indian boxing legend M C Mary Kom, who claimed a gold medal on debut at the Commonwealth Games, will be India's flagbearer at the event's closing ceremony here tomorrow.
Badminton mixed doubles bronze medal event
In the mixed doubles, India lost the first game 21-19 and is also trailing in the second game 4-3 against Malaysia.
Satish Kumar settles for silver
Despite throwing a few powe-packed punches, Satish Kumar fails to take home the gold in his bout against England's Frazer Clarke. Boxing at the Commonwealth Games comes to an end with his bout. Indian boxers finish the Games with three golds, two silver and two bronze.
India settles for silver in men's table tennis doubles
After taking the lead in game 3, India lost the next two games to England and settled for silver in the men's doubles final match. They lost the match 3-2.
Prannoy loses bronze match
Shuttler H S Prannoy loses bronze medal match against England's Rajiv Ouseph in straight games. The score was 21-17, 25-13 and 21-9.
Table Tennis men's doubles final
In the men's table tennis doubles gold medal match, India lost the first game 11-3 against England. They are currently leading 5-3 in the second game.
H S Prannoy trailing in bronze medal match.
Shuttler H S Prannoy lost the first two games 21-17, 25-23 against England's Rajiv Ouseph. He needs to win the third game to have any hopes of staying alive in this bronze medal match.
Vikas Krishan takes gold!
Vikas Krishan wins his first Commonwealth Games gold. He defeated Cameroon's Dieudonne Wilfried in a unanimous verdict.
No hockey medal for men's team
The Indian men's hockey team will return home without a medal at the Commonwealth Games. They lost the match 2-1 against England in the bronze medal match.
India vs England Hockey LIVE
India level the scores in the bronze medal match against England. Varun Kumar converts India's first penalty corner of the game. The score is currently tied 1-1 in the third quarter. Follow all the LIVE UPDATES here
India settle for bronze in squash mixed doubles
Dipika Pallikal and Saurav Ghosal settle for silver in the mixed doubles squash event. They go down fighting 11-8, 11-10 against Australia's Donna Urquhart and Camron Pilley.
MANIA BATRA WINS GOLD!
What a huge moment for Indian sport, for table tennis and for Manika Batra! She wins gold in women's singles by beating Mengyu Yu of Singapore 11-7, 11-6, 11-2, 11-7. She becomes first Indian woman to win table tennis singles medal at Commonwealth Games
India vs England Hockey LIVE
After being dumped out of the gold race by New Zealand, India is taking on England for the bronze medal. The first quarter is currently underway. Manpreet struck the post in the first couple of minutes. England hit back with a counter and comes inches close to scoring. A back hand shot goes wide. Follow all the LIVE UPDATES HERE
Squash mixed doubles gold match
The gold medal match in the mixed doubles squash event will begin shortly. Dipika Pallikal and Saurav Ghosal will face home crowd favourites Donna Urquhart and Camron Pilley of Australia.
India win bronze in Badminton women's doubles
Sikki Reddy and Ashwini Ponnappa take home the bronze after winning their second game 21-19. They also won their first game 21-19 against Australia's Setuana Mapasa and Gronya Somerville.
Men's 4x400 relay final
Dissapointment for India in the men's 4x400m relay final. They fail to finish race. The gold went to Botswana and The Bahamas and Jamaica took home silver and bronze respectively.
Badminton bronze medal match
Sikki Reddy and Ashwini Ponnappa are currently tied in the second game 13-13 against Australia's Setuana Mapasa and Gronya Somerville. They won the first game 21-19 in their bronze medal match.
SOMVEER WIN BRONZE
Somveer wins bronze in the 73kg freestyle wrestling. Comfortable 7-3 win in the end over Canada's Alexander Moore
SUMIT WINS GOLD
Earlier, Sumit also won gold in wrestling when his opponent failed to show up in the gold medal match. Was already assured of a medal earlier - only became a formality later.
VINESH PHOGAT WINS GOLD!
VINESH PHOGAT WINS GOLD! Vinesh Phogat with a resounding win in the 50kg freestyle wrestling category to beat multiple-time World Champion Jessica Macdonald of Canada.
Sakshi Malik wins bronze
SAKSHI MALIK WINS BRONZE! She's far from pleased after a close 6-5 win in the crucial contest. Hasn't been a great outing for the 2016 Rio Olympics bronze medallist.
Sharath Kamal loses
Sharath Kamal will have to compete in the bronze medal match afterall. He goes down to Nigeria's Quadri Aruna 10-12, 9-11, 9-11 and 7-11.
Sharath Kamal in trouble
Achanta Sharath Kamal is in trouble in the men's singles semifinals in table tennis. He trails Quadri Aruna of Nigeria 10-12, 9-11 and 9-11. Needs to win all four games now to keep hopes of reaching the gold medal match
Love seeing this bonding between athletes
The champ @Neeraj_chopra1 signing autographs ... @Phogat_Vinesh Pehlwan ji was sooo excited that she came all the way to get this picture clicked... she fights in 1 hr from now... #gold rush for India 🇮🇳 pic.twitter.com/fjdZlwirW3— Tejaswin Shankar (@TejaswinShankar) April 14, 2018
By the way, you can follow Vinesh Phogat's progress and quest for gold here
Women's 4X400m Relay Final
India in Lane 4 for the Women's 4 X 400m Final. A team comprising of Sonia Baishya, Poovamma Raju, Gayakwad Saritaben Laxmanbhai and Hima Das. India's national record stands at 3:26.89. Finish with 3:33.61 to finish seventh. Gold for Jamaica, silver for Nigeria and bronze for Botswana.
Arpinder Singh misses podium
Arpinder Singh was in third place for the most part of his Men's Triple Jump final. Started off with a 16.35 metres and improved to 16.46m in the fourth attempt. But is eclipsed by Marcel Mayack of Cameroon in the last and final jump to push him down to fourth. And that's how it finishes. Troy Doris of Guyana wins gold with a season best of 16.88 metres.
Triple Jump Final
In Men's Triple Jump Final, Arpinder Singh has a best of 16.46 metres after five attempts. He's presently in fourth place behind Marcel Mayack of Cameroon who has a best of 16.80m
Jinsons Johnson finishes fifth
Jinson Johnson sets the new national record and records a season best with time of 3:37.86 in the 1500m final but it is only going to get him a fifth place finish. Elijah Motonei Manangoi and Timothy Cheruiyot of Kenya win gold with 3:34.78 and 3:35.17 respectively. Scotland's Jake Wightman gets the bronze with time of 3:35.97
Satwik Rankireddy and Ashwini Ponnappa go down battling in the mixed doubles badminton semis. Lose to England's Lauren Smith/Marcus Ellis by 22-20,18-21,16-21 and enter bronze medal match
Hey AFI are you listening?
Requesting @afiindia to make a part time media pass for me in the next championships along with a player accreditation 🤣🤣. The humble giant speaks here. @Neeraj_chopra1 @BhimChopra2 @jon_selvaraj @afiindia @AndrewAmsan @IndiaSports @ioaindia @uthraGC @g_rajaraman pic.twitter.com/82jEIVZ8jz— Tejaswin Shankar (@TejaswinShankar) April 14, 2018
NEERAJ CHOPRA WINS GOLD!
NEEERAJ CHOPRA WINS GOLD! His last attempt is a no throw and he finishes with a best of 86.47 metres - season's best. Gets a standing ovation from the crowd. What a show from the 20-year-old!
It is only the fourth individual gold for an Indian in track and field sport at CWG. Milkha SIngh (men's 440 yards), Krishna Poonia (women's discus, 2010) and Vikas Gowda (men's discus, 2014) preceded Neeraj Chopra.— G Rajaraman (@g_rajaraman) April 14, 2018
Satwik/Ponnappa win first game
Ashwini Ponnappa can't help but jump up and down in celebration as Satwik Rankireddy's exquisite touch and flick of the wrist at the last second helps decieve the opponents Marcus Ellis/Lauren Smith of England in the mixed doubles semis. The shuttle lands in and India take the first game 22-20
Monster throw from Neeraj Chopra
Neeraj Chopra tightens grip on gold medal position with season best of 86.47m in fourth throw. That is just 0.01m or 1 cm shorter than his personal best of 86.48m. Competing with himself is he? Vipin Kashana is outside the podium places with best of 77.87 metres
Tejaswin makes bold prediction
Tejaswin Shankar makes a bold prediction - 89m for Neeraj Chopra. Possible? He's up to 85.50 after three attempts and is in gold medal position. Vipin Kashana is fifth with 77.87 metres
HS Prannoy loses
HS Prannoy produces a strong effort to push former World No 1 Lee Chong Wei all the way but the Malaysian holds on to win. Prannoy goes down 16-21, 21-9, 14-21 in just under an hour.
GOLD MEDAL MATCH: Kidambi Srikanth vs Lee Chong Wei
PV Sindhu through to gold medal match
In a repeat of last Commonwealth Games' gold medal match, PV Sindhu downs Michelle Li of Canada with utter ease 21-18, 21-8 in just 36 minutes. Been an absolute masterclass from Sindhu here. Gets the job done with an exquisite drop shot. SAINA NEHWAL VS PV SINDHU FOR GOLD!