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17 April, 2018 5:10 PM CWG 2018: Gold medallists relive their success stories

Jitu, Heena and Tejaswini say their performance was a result of hard work and determination Jitu Rai was the only shooter who was able to follow up on his gold from the last Commonwealth Games (CWG), with one more in Gold Coast. “I am happy with the gold in air pistol this time. Last time, I did not get to shoot air pistol and got the gold in free pistol 43

17 April, 2018 3:55 PM CWG 2018: Now IOA says it supports Vikram Sisodia appealing against CGF reprimand

New Delhi: Days after saying that triple jumper Rakesh Babu and race walker KT Irfan will be liable to sanctions for breaching CWG's 'no needle policy', the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) Tuesday said it supports officials who had appealed against the CGF Court decision to oust the two athletes from the Games Village in Gold Coast. Rakesh Babu and Irfan 47

17 April, 2018 3:55 PM CWG medal a huge boost for me, says shooter Mehuli Ghosh

New Delhi: Teenage shooting sensation Mehuli Ghosh reckons that her silver medal at the just-concluded 2018 Commonwealth Games (CWG) is a huge boost as it will help her at future competitions. The 17-year-old Kolkata girl had surpassed defending champion Apurvi Chandela in the last few moments of the women's 10 metre air rifle event of the 2018 CWG but missed 47

15 April, 2018 1:29 PM CWG 2018: Haryana Government To Give 1.5 Crore To Gold Winners From State

CWG gold medal winners, hailing from Haryana, will get Rs 1.5 crore from the state government, sports minister Anil Vij announced on Sunday. Vij congratulated athletes from Haryana for winning 22 medals including nine gold, six silver and seven bronze. Every silver medallist will get Rs 75 lakh while the bronze medal winners will be given a cash award 41

15 April, 2018 3:53 AM Commonwealth Games 2018, Day 11 Medals Tally, Gold Coast – updates

t's the final day of the Commonwealth Games 2018 in Gold Coast. Saina Nehwal won the first Gold for India on Sunday after a nail-biter match defeating her compatriot PV Sindhu in the Badminton finals. India now stands strong at the third spot with 26 Gold, 19 Silver and 20 Bronze medals, an overall count of 65 medals. In Table Tennis, Achanta Sharath 61

15 April, 2018 1:24 AM Commonwealth Games 2018: Saina Nehwal Beats PV Sindhu To Win Women's Singles Gold

India's top badminton stars set up the much-anticipated women's singles summit clash at the Commonwealth Games in which Saina Nehwal defeated PV Sindhu 21-18, 23-21 to win the gold, while her 22-year-old opponent took home the silver on Sunday. The 28-year-old also became the first Indian badminton star to win two Commonwealth Games gold medals. Both Saina 48

14 April, 2018 6:14 AM CWG 2018: Neeraj Chopra becomes first Indian to win gold in javelin throw

Neeraj Chopra on Saturday became the first Indian javelin thrower to claim a gold medal at the Commonwealth Games, with a season’s best effort of 86.47m in the final. The 20-year-old junior world champion had made the final after achieving the qualifying mark in his very first throw on Friday. Neeraj was favourite for gold after his 85.94m throw last month 40

13 April, 2018 9:58 AM Commonwealth Games 2018: India Enter Men's 4x400m Relay Final

The Indians clocked 3 minutes and 04.05 seconds to finish second in 4x400m relay Heat 2. The Indian quartet of Jeevan Suresh, Jacob Amoj, Muhammed Anas and Rajiv Arokia entered the final of the men's 4x400 metre relay at the 21st Commonwealth Games (CWG) on Friday. The Indians clocked 3 minutes and 04.05 seconds to finish second in Heat 2. Sprint powerhouse 56

12 April, 2018 12:12 PM CWG 2018: Punia, Dhillon win silver and bronze in women’s discus throw

Discus throwers Seema Punia and Navjeet Kaur Dhillon on Thursday opened India’s medal account in athletics at the 21st Commonwealth Games, clinching a silver and bronze respectively here. Punia came up with a best effort of 60.41m, which she did in her opening attempt to win her fourth successive Commonwealth Games medal while Dhillon grabbed the bronze 35

12 April, 2018 7:02 AM Commonwealth Games 2018: Maharashtra government announces huge cash rewards for medal winners

The Maharashtra government has announced huge cash rewards for all the sportspersons from the state who have bagged medals at the ongoing Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games. Mumbai: Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Wednesday announced the cash prizes for all the sportspersons from Maharashtra who have bagged medals at the ongoing Commonwealth Games 38