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Commonwealth Games 2022 Day 4 Live Updates: Judoka Shushila Devi Likmabam lost the women’s 48kg final against South Africa’s Michaela Whitebooi to settle for a silver medal. Vijay Kumar Yadav also won bronze in men’s kg judo after beating Cyprus’ Petros Christodoulides. Also, two other judokas will fight for the bronze medal. In hockey, India have drawn 4-4 against England in a Men’s Pool B hockey match. It has been a great day for India so far as the country found unlikely heroes. The Indian lawn bowls team made history on Monday as it defeated New Zealand in the women’s four semi-final to assure themselves of at least a silver medal. Boxers Amit Panghal (flyweight) and Hussam Uddin Mohammed (featherweight) have entered the quarter-finals. In weightlifting, Ajay Singh finished fourth in men’s 81kg. Gymnast Pranati Nayak finished fifth in women’s vault final. In squash, Saurav Ghosal beat Scotland’s Greg Lobban to reach men’s singles semi-finals, however, Joshna Chinappa went down to Canada’s Hollie Naughton in women’s singles quarterfinals.
India have so far won six medals (three gold, two silver and one bronze) in CWG 2022.
Monday will also see several other top Indian sportspersons in action. In badminton, India will face Singapore in the mixed team semifinal. In table tennis, the Indian men’s team will play the semi-final against Nigeria.
Here are the Live Updates from Day 4 of the Commonwealth Games, straight from Birmingham
CHIRAG-SATWIK TAKE THE 1ST GAME!!!
Satwik and Chirag take the first game 21-11 against Singapore’s Yong Kai Hee and Andy Jun Liang.
CHIRAG-SATWIK TO GET INDIA UNDERWAY!!
India are taking on Singapore in badminton mixed team semifinals. Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty first up in the men’s doubles clash
VIJAY WINS BRONZE!!!
Vijay Kumar Yadav beats Cyprus’ Petros Christodoulides in men’s 60kg judo bronze medal match. The bout ended in a flash
Judo: Shushila loses the final
In the golden score round, the South African judoka effected a Waza-ari to win the final. Shushila has to settle for a silver medal.
Judo: Match enters golden score
After either judokas failed to garner a point the match
Judo: Score still 0-0
No judoka has cored a point so far
Judo: Shushila’s match starts!
No points to either judokas in the first 1:30 minutes
Hockey: India lead 4-2
Terrific fourth quarter going on. England have scored two goals while India have scored one
Hockey: India still leads
India are leading 3-0 in third quarter. The hosts have not been able to come up with an answer
Judo: Shushila’s bout to start soon
The Indian judoka will gace South Africa’s Michaela Whitebooi in women’s 48kg final. She can win a fourth gold medal for India
Hockey: India 3-0 at Half-time!
It has been a good display so far by India. England have charged at the goal but it has not materialised into a goal
Squash: Saurav Ghoshal in Semi-finals
India’s Saurav Ghosal beats Scotland’s Greg Lobban 3-1 to reach men’s singles semi-finals in squash
Hockey: India go 3-0 up!
Mandeep Singh does his magic again as he does amazing stick work to score yet another goal!
Squash: Ghoshal leads 2-1
After winning the first game 11-5, Ghoshal went down in the second game to Greg Lobban 8-11. However, he has made a great comeback to take the third game 11-7.
Hockey: Mandeep gives IND 2-0 lead
India have scored another one with Mandeep Singh putting his name on the scoresheet
Hockey: India holds on to the lead
England have been attacking at the India ‘D’. They have even won a penalty corner but no goal from them. India also got its second penalty corner of the first quarter but missed.
Cycling: Ronaldo finishes 12th
In Men’s 1000m Time Trial – Final, Ronaldo finishes 12th among 22 competitors with a timing of 1:02.500
Hockey: India take lead vs England
Lalit Kumar Upadhayay gives India a 1-0 lead early in the first quarter
Hockey: India vs England
After thrashing Ghana 11-0, the Indian men’s hockey team will be eyeing another strong performance against England
Cycling: Indian duo bows out
Shushikala Agashe and Triyasha Paul have bowed out of the Women’s Keirin – First Round Repechages
Squash: Ghoshal in action
Saurav Ghosal is facing Scotland’s Gregg Lobban. Winner of this match will next face top seed and World No 2 Paul Coll of New Zealand.
Squash: Joshna Chinappa goes down
Joshna Chinappa goes down in squash women’s singles quarterfinals against Canada’s Hollie Naughton in straight games – 9-11, 5-11, 13-15
Gymnastics: Pranati Nayak Fifth in Women’s Vault Final
With a final score of 12.699, Indian Pranati Nayak finishes fifth in Women’s Vault Final
Squash: Joshna trails
Indian veteran squash player Joshna Chinappa has lost the first two games against Canada’s Hollie Naughton 9-11, 5-11
Cycling: Women’s Keirin update
Shushikala Agashe and Triyasha Paul will play in the Women’s Keirin – First Round Repechages. They did not do well in heats
Judo: India may win four medals!
India are in with a chance to win four medals from judo:
Women’s 48kg final – Shushila Dei vs South Africa’s Michaela Whitebooi
Men’s 60kg bronze medal match – Vijay Kumar Yadav vs Cyprus’ Petros Chritodoulides
Men’s 66kg bronze medal match – Jasleen Singh Saini vs Australia’s Nathan Katz
Women’s 57kg 66kg bronze medal match – Suchika Tariyal vs Mauritius’ Christianne Legentil
Swimming: Nataraj will aim for a medal
Later in the day, Srihari Natraj will compete in the 50m backstroke final. However, his semi-finals timing of 25:38 seconds is the slowest among the eight finalists
Vijay Kumar Yadav wins his repechage bout
India’s Vijay Kumar Yadav wins his repechage bout against Scotland’s Dylan Munro. For the Bronze Medal, he will play against Cyprus’ Petros Christodoulides
Boxing: Hussam Uddin Mohammed in Last eight
Hussam Uddin Mohammed defeats Bangladesh’s Md Salim Hossain 5-0 to enter featherweight quarter-finals
Boxing: Hussam Uddin leads
Hussam Uddin has taken the first two rounds against his Bangladeshi opponent.
Update from squash
Indian squash player Sunayna Sana Kuruvilla defeated Sri Lanka’s Chanithma Sinaly in the plate quarter-finals of the women’s singles
Boxing: Hussam Uddin Mohammed’s bout starts!
Indian boxer Hussam Uddin Mohammed has started his bout against Bangladesh’s Md Salim Hossain in featherweight (54kg- 57kg) Round of 16
Judo: Shushila wins!
The judoka from India has done it! She beats Mauritius’ Priscilla Morand in women’s 48 kg semi-finals to be assured of at least a silver medal.
Judo: Shushila’s bout starts
The semi-final has started
Judo: Sushila’s Semi-final to start soon
Shushila Devi Likmabam to face Mauritius’ Priscilla Morand in women’s 48 kg semi-final
Weightlifting: Watch Jeremy Lalrinnunga’s heartfelt post
“Ham jienge to is bhaarat ke lie aur marenge to is bhaarat ke lie,” says Indian weightlifter Jeremy Lalrinnunga after clinching CWG 2022 gold in men’s 67kg category.
Ham jienge to is bhaarat ke lie aur marenge to is bhaarat ke li pic.twitter.com/lUKeF0TWCR
— Jeremy Lalrinnunga (@raltejeremy) August 1, 2022
Judo: Jasleen loses!
Jasleen Singh has lost his men’s 66kg semi-final match to Finlay Allan of Scotland. He will play Nathan Katz of Australia in the bronze medal match.
Judo: Jasleen’s semi-final match starts!
Jasleen Singh’s men’s 66kg semi-final match vs Finlay Allan has started.
Boxing: Amit Panghal enters quarters
Amit Panghal enters quarterfinals in men’s over 48kg-51kg Flyweight category
Boxing: Amit takes the second round too
The Indian takes the second round also with all the judges ruling in his favour
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