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CWG 2022 Highlights Day 5 Updates: Indian Shuttlers Settle For Silver; Golds in Women's Fours Lawn Bowls, Men's TT; Silver for Weightlifter Vikas Thakur

CWG 2022 updates Day 5, August 2: Check out India's event updates from Day 5 of the ongoing 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham where India can add multiple gold medals to their tally today. Also see CWG 2022, Day 5 live results and updated schedule

News18 | August 03, 2022, 02:12 IST
Commonwealth Games 2022 Live Updates, Day 5

Commonwealth Games 2022 Live Updates, Day 5: The Indian women’s team – Nayanmoni Saikia, Pinki, Lovely Choubey, and Rupa Rani Tirkey – scripted history as they won a first-ever gold medal in the women’s four Lawn Bowls final at the Commonwealth Games on Tuesday. They defeated South Africa 17-10 in the finals. Later, the men’s table tennis team comprising G Stahiyan, Sharath Kamal, and Harmeet Desai Read More

Aug 03, 2022 02:10 IST

CWG 2022 Updates Day 5

A memorable day for India with 2 gold medals added to their list. The quartet of Lovely Choubey, Rupa Rani Tirkey, Pinki and Nayanmoni Saikia created history by claiming the country’s first-ever medal in the sports of Lawn Bowls beating South Africa (17-10) in the final.

The Men’s Table Tennis also continued their domination of CWG to win a gold medal in the team’s event for the second time in a row. Sharath Kamal Achanta, Sathiyan Gnanasekaran and Harmeet Desai joined hands and produced collective performances as India claimed second consecutive gold medal at the event with a dominating 3-1 win over Singapore in final.

Heavyweight lifter Vikas Thakur added yet another Commonwealth Games medal to his kitty, winning a silver in the men’s 96kg.

At last, the Indian shuttlers settled for silver after facing 3-1 defeat to Malaysia in the summit clash.

Aug 03, 2022 02:03 IST

CWG 2022 Live Updates Day 5 Badminton Mixed Event Final: India Settle For Silver!

Treesa Jolly and Gayatri Gopichand Pullela suffer defeat in the women’s doubles contest and India settles for a silver medal in the Badminton Mixed Team event. Only PV Sindhu managed to earn a win in the summit clash against Malaysia in the women’s singles match.

Aug 03, 2022 02:01 IST

CWG 2022 Live Updates Day 5 Women's Discus Throw Final: No Medal For Seema Punia!

No medal for Seema Punia as he manages to cover 53.81 meter on her final attempt. She finishes fifth on the standings with 55.92 meter throw on the second attempt.

Aug 03, 2022 01:58 IST

CWG 2022 Live Updates Day 5 Women's Discus Throw Final: 6th Attempt - Navjeet Covers 53.51 meters

Disappointing end for Navjeet Kaur Dhillon as she manages to cover 53.51 meters on her final attempt.

Aug 03, 2022 01:51 IST

CWG 2022 Live Updates Day 5 Women's Discus Throw Final: 5th Attempt - Red Flag For Seema Punia!

And once again Seema Punia doesn’t get the point of release right and it’s a red flag for her as the throw landed outside the marked area.

Aug 03, 2022 01:44 IST

CWG 2022 Live Updates Day 5 Women's Discus Throw Final: 5th Attempt - Navjeet Covers 52.46 meters

In her penultimate attempt, Navjeet Kaur Dhillon covers 52.46 meters and has to pull off a miraculous effort next.

Aug 03, 2022 01:41 IST

CWG 2022 Live Updates Day 5 Women's Discus Throw Final: 4th Attempt - Red Flag For Seema Punia!

The disc just slips out of Seema Punia’s hands as it drops out of the marked area. She also walks off early and gets a red flag. She is currently placed at the fourth spot and has to buckle up in the next attempt to move up in the tally.

Aug 03, 2022 01:35 IST

CWG 2022 Live Updates Day 5 Women's Discus Throw Final: 4th Attempt - Navjeet Covers 52.21 meters

Not the best of throws from Navjeet Kaur Dhillon as she covers 52.21 meters. Her personal best is over 58 meters but tonight she has not been last her best.

Aug 03, 2022 01:27 IST

CWG 2022 Live Updates Day 5 Women's Discus Throw Final: 3rd Attempt - Navjeet Gets Red Flag!

Another disappointing attempt from Navjeet Kaur Dhillon it goes just over 50 but she walks out of the circle and it’s a red flag for her.

Aug 03, 2022 01:24 IST

CWG 2022 Live Updates Day 5 Women's Discus Throw Final: 3rd Attempt - Seema Punia Covers 52.30 meters

Seasoned Campaigner Seema Punia miscues it completely and doesn’t get the elevation she was hoping for. She covers 52.30 meters on her third attempt.

Aug 03, 2022 01:14 IST

CWG 2022 Live Updates Day 5 Women's Discus Throw Final: 2nd Attempt - Navjeet Covers 53.14 meters

She doesn’t get the release point right once again and manages to cover 53.14 meters. It was still a better attempt than the first one.

Aug 03, 2022 01:12 IST

CWG 2022 Live Updates Day 5 Women's Discus Throw Final: 2nd Attempt - Seema Punia Covers 55.92 meters

Excellent second attempt from Seema Punia as this time she executes it properly and covers 55.92 meters with a clean throw.

Aug 03, 2022 01:08 IST

CWG 2022 Live Updates Day 5 Badminton Mixed Event Final: Kidambi Srikanth Loses!

Major setback for India as ace shuttler Kidambi Srikanth suffers 19-21, 21-6, 16-21 defeat to Malaysia’s Tze Yong Ng in the men’s singles round. India are 1-2 down in this summit clash and they have to win the next match to keep their gold medal hopes alive.

Aug 03, 2022 01:03 IST

CWG 2022 Live Updates Day 5 Women's Discus Throw Final: 1st Attempt - Navjeet Covers 50.95 meters

Navjeet Kaur Dhillon fails to throw it well and covers 50.95 meters on her first attempt.

Aug 03, 2022 00:59 IST

CWG 2022 Live Updates Day 5 Women's Discus Throw Final: 1st Attempt - Seema Punia Covers 52.28 meters

India’s Seema Punia covers 52.28 meters on her first attempt. She fails to get the elevation during the final push.

Aug 03, 2022 00:54 IST

CWG 2022 Live Updates Day 5 Women's Discus Throw Final

Seema Punia and Navjeet Kaur Dhillon are in action for India in the discus throw final. India can expect a medal or two from this event.

Aug 03, 2022 00:52 IST

CWG 2022 Live Updates Day 5 Weightlifting Women's 87kg: No Medal For Usha Bannur!

Australia’s Eileen Cikamatana clinches the gold medal with a combined lift of 247kg. She creates the CWG record in both snatch and clean & jerk round. While India’s Ushan Bannur finishes sixth on the tally and fails to win a medal.

Aug 03, 2022 00:46 IST

CWG 2022 Live Updates Day 5 Badminton Mixed Event Final: Kidambi Srikanth Fights Back!

Kidambi Srikanth clinched the second game 21-16 to level the round but the Malaysian paddler bounced back in the third game to give him a tough fight. The third game is currently levelled at 11.

Aug 03, 2022 00:35 IST

CWG 2022 Live Updates Day 5 Weightlifting Women's 87kg: 3rd Attempt - Usha Bannur fails to lift 116kg Clean and Jerk

And once again Usha Bannur tries to lift the 116kg in clean and jerk round but fails to get it clean. It is now very tough for her to get a medal from here.

Aug 03, 2022 00:33 IST

CWG 2022 Live Updates Day 5 Weightlifting Women's 87kg: 2nd Attempt - Usha Bannur fails to lift 116kg Clean and Jerk

Usha Bannur fails to lift 116kg lift on her second attempt in the clean and jerk round. However, she still has an outside chance to get a medal here.

 

 

Aug 02, 2022 13:34 IST

CWG 2022, Day 4: Here's a Brief Recap

defeated Singapore 3-1 to get India a gold medal. Weightlifter Meanwhile, Vikas Thakur adds Silver to India’s Medal Tally in Men’s 96kg Weightlifting.

At last, the Indian shuttlers settled for silver after facing 3-1 defeat to Malaysia in the summit clash.

The Indian medal tally has grown to 12 with five gold, four silver, and three bronzes. Out of the 12, eight medals have come from weightlifting, two have been added by judokas, and one each in lawn bowls and table tennis.

Day 4 saw India’s Sushila Devi Likmabad, Vijay Kumar Yadav and Harjinder Kaur finishing among the medallists. While judokas Sushila and Vijay won silver and bronze respectively, Harjinder won a bronze in the women’s (weightlifting) 71kg class.

CWG 2022 – FULL COVERAGE | IN-DEPTH | INDIA FOCUS | OFF THE FIELD | IN PHOTOS | MEDAL TALLY

Here’s India’s full schedule for Day 5 (Time in IST)

Lawn Bowl

  • 1 PM: Women’s triples round 1 – India vs New Zealand
  • 1 PM: Women’s pairs sectional round 1 – India vs New Zealand
  • 4:15 PM: Men’s singles round 1 – Mridul Borgohain vs Shannon McIlroy (NZL)
  • 4:15 PM: Women’s fours sectional play gold medal match – India vs South Africa
  • 8:45 PM: Women’s triples sectional play round 2 – India vs England
  • 8:45 PM: Men’s Fours sectional play round 1- India vs Fiji

Weightlifting

  • 2 PM: Women’s 76 kg – Punam Yadav
  • 6:30 PM: Men’s 96 kg – Vikas Thakur
  • 11 PM: Weightlifting women’s 87 kg – Usha Bannur NK

Athletics

  • 2:30 PM: Men’s long jump qualifying round – M Sreeshankar, Muhammed Anees Yahiya
  • 3:30 PM: Women’s shot put qualifying round B – Manpreet Kaur
  • 5:17 PM: Women’s 100m round 1  heat 5 – Dutee Chand
  • 12:03 AM: Men’s high jump qualifying round – Tejaswin Shankar
  • 12:52 AM: Women’s discus throw final – Seema Punia, Navjeet Kaur Dhillon

Swimming

  • 3:04 PM: Men’s 200m backstroke heat 2- Srihari Natraj
  • 4:10 PM: Men’s 1500m freestyle heat 1 – Advait Page
  • 4:28 PM: Men’s 1500m freestyle heat 2 – Kushagra Rawat
  • 11:43 PM: Men’s 200m backstroke final* – Srihari Natraj

Table Tennis

  • 6 PM: Men’s team gold medal match – India vs Singapore

Hockey

  • 6:30 PM: Women’s pool A – India vs England

Artistic Gymnastics

  • 5:30 PM: Men’s vault final – Satyajit Mondal
  • 6:35 PM: Men’s parallel bars finals – Saif Sadik Tamboli

Squash

  • 8:30 PM: Women’s singles plate, Semi-final – Sunayna Sara Kuruvilla vs Faiza Zafar (Pakistan)
  • 9:15 PM: Men’s singles, Semi-final – Saurav Ghosal vs Paul Coll

Badminton

  • 10 PM: Mixed team final – India vs Malaysia

Boxing

  • 11:45 PM: Over 63.5 kg-67 kg (round of 16) – Rohit Tokas vs Alfred Kotey (Ghana)

(*SUBJECT TO QUALIFICATION)

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