Northeast India’s Only English and Hindi Satellite News Channel

Commonwealth Games 2022: India’s medal tally count

India shines at the Commonwealth Games 2022, winning 13 medals in Birmingham.

India shines at the Commonwealth Games 2022, winning 13 medals in Birmingham. Nearly 200 Indian competitors will be vying for gold in 16 different sports from July 28 to August 8 at the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham.

Lovely Choubey, Rupa Rani Tirkey, Pinki, and Nayanmoni Saikia made history by defeating South Africa (17-10) in the Lawn Bowls final to win the nation’s first-ever medal in the sport. Vijay Thakur’s silver medal in the men’s 96kg category added to India’s eight medals in the weightlifting competition at the 2022 Commonwealth Games, continuing the nation’s mastery in the sport.

The Indian men’s table tennis team overcame Singapore to earn their second consecutive gold medal at the Commonwealth Games, continuing the medal fervor. Harmeet Desai, Sathiyan Gnanasekaran, and Sharath Kamal Achanta’s squad made significant comebacks to win 3-1.

India has won more than 500 medals in the Commonwealth Games in its previous 18 appearances, including 181 gold medals. At the 2010 CWG, which was held in India, they performed at their best. They were second overall in the 2010 CWG medal count with 101 medals earned.

Indian medalists at the Commonwealth Games 2022

Mirabai Chanu : Gold medal (Weightlifting, Women’s 49kg class) : Manipur’s star weightlifter, Mirabai Chanu, won India’s first gold medal with a record-breaking performance in which she broke four world records on July 30, 2022, in Birmingham.

Jeremy Lalrinnunga : Gold medal (Weightlifting, Men’s 67kg) : On day three of the Commonwealth Games, on July 31, Mizoram’s golden boy Jeremy Lalrinnunga clinched the second gold medal, propelling India to the top six on the medal table and maintaining the nation’s stronghold in the weightlifting field.

Achinta Sheuli – Gold medal (Weightlifting, Men’s 73kg) : Weightlifter Achinta Sheuli Achinta Sheuli achieved his high expectations by winning India’s third gold medal at the Commonwealth Games.

Also Read : Sushila’s silver result of her indomitable spirit: Mother Chaobi Devi

India women’s lawn bowls team won a historic gold medal at the Commonwealth Games; a day after their rousing performance captivated the nation in the little-watched sport on August 2, 2022.

Men’s table tennis team: Gold medal : After a hard-fought match against Singapore in Birmingham on August 2, 2022, Harmeet Desai improved in the pivotal singles match as the Indian men’s table tennis team retained their Commonwealth Games gold medal.

1A 2
Commonwealth Games 2022

Bidyarani Devi-Silver medal (Weightlifting, Women’s 55kg class) : Weightlifter Bindyarani Devi from Manipur won silver in the women’s 55kg event, keeping India’s medal rush at the Commonwealth Games.

Sanket Mahadev Sargar-Silver medal (Weightlifting, Men’s 55kg class) : Sanket Sargar, an Indian weightlifter, won silver in the men’s 55kg division at the Commonwealth Games to start his nation’s medal tally.

Vikas Thakur: Silver medal in 96kg : Vikas Thakur, an Indian heavyweight lifter, won silver in the men’s 96kg event on Tuesday to add yet another medal to his collection. The seasoned Thakur finished in second place and won his third CWG medal in three editions with a total lift of 346kg (155kg+191kg).

Gururaja Poojary-Bronze (Weightlifting, Men’s 61kg class) : P. Gururaja won bronze in the men’s 61 kg weight division at the Birmingham Commonwealth Games in 2022 on July 30.

Judoka Shushila-Silver medal (Judo, women’s 48 kg class) : Shushila, 27, battled valiantly but ultimately fell to South African Michaela Whitebooi in the 4.25-minute final through “Waza-Ari.”

Vijay Kumar Yadav – Bronze (Judo, men’s 60kg class) : The 26-year-old Yadav, on the other hand, put up an exceptional performance, capitalising on his opponent’s slip-up to lock him down for 10 seconds and end the match in just 58 seconds.

Harjinder Kaur – Bronze (Weightlifting, women, 71kg) : After a thrilling finish in the women’s 71kg weightlifting category at the Commonwealth Games, India’s Harjinder Kaur won the bronze medal.

(Visited 28 times, 1 visits today)

First Published: 3rd August, 2022 8:06 IST

COMMENTS

WE RECOMMEND

Banner
Manipur Patriots Day: Rich floral tributes paid to Charai Thangal

Thangal General played an active part in the war of 1890-91 for the independence of Manipur from British rule.

14th August 2022
Banner
Tickets may not be issued to MLAs who joins BJP: Ernest Mawrie

Mawrie also added that it is not necessary for a sitting MLA joins the party and a ticket will be issued. He informed the party has the procedures will be followed.

14th August 2022
Banner
Manipur gears up for I-Day; CM flags off bike rally

Thousands of bikers and personnel of Manipur police are taking part in the motorbike rally that is being held to spread the message of nationalism and 'One India'.

14th August 2022
Banner
PV Sindhu pulls out of badminton World Championship 2022

PV Sindhu was seen playing with taping on her left leg during the women's singles final at the Commonwealth Games against Michelle Li of Canada.

14th August 2022
Banner
Temjen Imna Along launches book ‘A year of Inspiration’ by Nyambemo Lotha Naga

The author, Nyambemo Lotha Naga, is a postgraduate in History from NEHU, Shillong, and is a native of Shaki village under Wokha district, Nagaland.

14th August 2022