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Kunsh Technologies salutes Indian CWG (Common Wealth Games) 2018 athletes who made us all Proud

4/16/2018

And while we observed the final day of the action-packed international multi-sport festival Common Wealth Games 2018 at the most fortunate land of Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia. Officially known as XXI Commonwealth Games came as a winning bid in Australia’s share, where 6,500 athletes from 71 Commonwealth Teams participated in 275 events of 18 sports from 4th April 2018 to 15th April 2018.

As expected, the ceremony really turned out to be a grand affair and all the athletes were welcomed at the Gold Coast, Australia with the open arms. With 325 members (221 athletes, 58 coaches, 17 doctors and physiotherapists, seven managers and 22 other officials) in their group, Indian squad including a medley of the past masters and talented compete in different categories look to challenge all other competing nations in the battleground. In the army of flag bearer PV Sindhu, the Olympic silver medalist, athletes were looking to perform better than they did at Glasgow and they made it with earning a total of 66 Medals including 26 Gold medals, 20 silver medals and 20 bronze medals to the nation. India stands on number 3 position among all common wealth nations participating in the event following Australia at position 1 and England at position 2.

SainaNehwal, PV Sindhu, Sakshi Malik, Sushil Kumar, Mary Kom and many other athletes were most awaited in the CWG 2018. The proud moment started with the flag bearing and opening ceremony of the gala event that you can check in the pictures below.

P V Sindhu bearing Indian National Flag

 

P V Sindhu bearing Indian National Flag

The next day of the opening ceremony, games started with the first event scheduled as ‘Artistic Gymnast’ and following that every single day was full of excitement and thrill brought by the participants with their astonishing gaming. Veteran World Champion Wrestler Geeta Phogat’s sister VineshPhogat displayed her strong initiation for Gold Medal in Women's 50 kg freestyle.On the other hand, India’s journey to Common Wealth games 2018 started with Boxing event and it is really a moment of proud that majority of medals Indian talents have won in the field of Wrestling and Weightlifting.

Out of the star events, few things disappointed us as well like Deepa Karmakar took her name out from the games due to an injury. Former Gold Medalist, Sakshi Malik had to settle down for Bronze in Women's 62 kg Nordic event.

Here follows the medal tally for the winning athletes in all events:

   

 

 

INDIA MEDAL TALLY AT CWG 2018

 

 

 

GOLD

SILVER

BRONZE

TOTAL

26

20

20

66

India's medal winners at CWG 2018

 

 

 

India's medal winners- full list

 

 

 

Winner

Sports

Event

Medal

 

 

 

 

India

Badminton

Mixed Team

Gold

Saina Nehwal

Badminton

Women's singles

Gold

Jitu Rai

Shooting

Men's 10m Air Pistol

Gold

Manu Bhaker

Shooting

Women's 10m Air Pistol

Gold

Heena Sidhu

Shooting

Women's 25m Pistol

Gold

Shreyasi Singh

Shooting

Women's Double Trap

Gold

Anish

Shooting

Men's 25m Rapid Fire Pistol

Gold

Tejaswini Sawant

Shooting

Women's 50m Rifle 3 Positions

Gold

Sanjeev Rajput

Shooting

Men's 50m Rifle 3 Position

Gold

India

Table Tennis

Men's Team

Gold

India

Table Tennis

Women's Team

Gold

Manika Batra

Table Tennis

Women's singles

Gold

Sathish Sivalingam

Weightlifting

Men's 77kg

Gold

RV Rahul

Weightlifting

Men's 85kg

Gold

Mirabai Chanu

Weightlifting

Women's 48kg

Gold

Sanjita Chanu

Weightlifting

Women's 53kg

Gold

Punam Yadav

Weightlifting

Women's 69kg

Gold

Rahul Aware

Wrestling

Men's Freestyle 57kg

Gold

Bajrang

Wrestling

Men's Freestyle 65kg

Gold

Sushil Kumar

Wrestling

Men's Freestyle 74kg

Gold

Sumit Malik

Wrestling

Men's 125 kg freestyle

Gold

Vinesh Phogat

Wrestling

Women's 50 kg freestyle

Gold

Mary Kom

Boxing

Women's 45-48kg

Gold

Gaurav Solanki

Boxing

Men's 52kg

Gold

Vikas Krishan

Boxing

Men's 75kg

Gold

Neeraj Chopra

Athletics

Javelin Throw

Gold

PV Sindhu

Badminton

Women's Singles

Silver

K Srikanth

Badminton

Men's singles

Silver

Satwik Rankireddy/Chirag Shetty

Badminton

Men's Doubles

Silver

Joshna Chinappa/Dipika Pallikal

Squash

Women's Doubles

Silver

Anjum Moudgil

Shooting

Women's 50m Rifle 3 Positions

Silver

Heena Sidhu

Shooting

Women's 10m Air Pistol

Silver

Mehuli Ghosh

Shooting

Women's 10m Air Rifle

Silver

Tejaswini Sawant

Shooting

Women's 50m Rifle Prone

Silver

Pardeep Singh

Weightlifting

Men's 105kg

Silver

P Gururaja

Weightlifting

Men's 56kg

Silver

Seema Punia

Athletics

Women's Discus Throw

Silver

Manika Batra/Mouma Das

Table Tennis

Women's doubles

Silver

Sharath Kamal/G Sathiyan

Table Tennis

Men's doubles

Silver

Mausam Khatri

Wrestling

Men's Freestyle 97kg

Silver

Babita Kumari

Wrestling

Women's Freestyle 53kg

Silver

Pooja Dhanda

Wrestling

Women's Freestyle 57kg

Silver

Amit Panghal

Boxing

Men's 49 kg category

Silver

Manish Kaushik

Boxing

Men's 60 kg category

Silver

Satish Kumar

Boxing

Men's 91+ kg category

Silver

Dipika Pallikal & Saurav Ghosal

Squash

Mixed Doubles

Silver

Ashwini Ponnappa/N Sikki Reddy

Badminton

Women's Doubles

Bronze

Om Mitharval

Shooting

Men's 10m Air Pistol

Bronze

Om Mitharval

Shooting

Men's 50m Pistol

Bronze

Ankur Mittal

Shooting

Men's Double Trap

Bronze

Ravi Kumar

Shooting

Men's 10m Air Rifle

Bronze

Apurvi Chandela

Shooting

Women's 10m Air Rifle

Bronze

Harmeet Desai/Sanil Shetty

Table Tennis

Men's doubles

Bronze

A Sharath Kamal

Table Tennis

Men's Singles

Bronze

Manika Batra/G Sathiyan

Table Tennis

Mixed Doubles

Bronze

Deepak Lather

Weightlifting

Men's 69kg

Bronze

Vikas Thakur

Weightlifting

Men's 94kg

Bronze

Sachin Chaudhary

Para Powerlifting

Men's Heavyweight

Bronze

Navjeet Dhillon

Athletics

Women's Discus Throw

Bronze

Hussamuddin Mohammed

Boxing

Men's 56kg

Bronze

Manoj Kumar

Boxing

Men's 69kg

Bronze

Naman Tanwar

Boxing

Men's 91kg

Bronze

Divya Kakran

Wrestling

Women's Freestyle 68kg

Bronze

Kiran

Wrestling

Women's Freestyle 76kg

Bronze

Sakshi Malik

Wrestling

Women''s 62 kg Nordic

Bronze

Somveer

Wrestling

Men's 86 kg freestyle

Bronze

 

Indian athletes have really enlightened the entire world with their amazing talents in almost all the sport category by winning a medal. The motive always remains letting the Indian national flag shining in the skies of the world and at most levels, they obviously succeeded as well.

Some of them are from very nominal income level participants, the aim of whom to bring themselves to the shining world of sports despite their inability to manage with the heavy expenses of training and participating.

Kunsh Technologies salutes to all those participants and medal winners of XXI Common Wealth Games 2018 who have marked their valued presence in the history of these gaming events.They will be loved and adored by us always. Their dedication, efforts, courage and performance will always be honored by Indian society in the country. They have made us feel proud and have encouraged more newbies and budding talents of the country to become a ‘sport gem’ of India so soon.

 

Source: Common Wealth Games 2018

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