CWG 2022: Satwik Sai Raj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty set a record for winning gold medals in badminton with a stellar performance in the men’s doubles final event.
Satwik Sai Raj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty (Photo Credits: File Photo)
New Delhi :
India continues to perform well in the Commonwealth Games 2022. Indian players have performed well in the Commonwealth Games 2022 and have been successful in getting a total of 61 medals for the country so far. The best performance of Indian players continues even now. Satwik Sai Raj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty set a record by winning gold medals in men’s doubles final in badminton. PV Sindhu and Lakshya Sen also won gold medals today.
Let us tell you that the pair of Satwiksairaj and Chirag Shetty managed to beat the hosts of England’s Ben Lane and Sean Wendy 21-15, 21-13. Talking about the match, both the Indian players dominated the England players from the beginning of the match. The pair of Satwik and Chirag won the first game comfortably 21-15. While the England players showed aggression in the opening round of the second game, the pair of Satwik and Chirag made a brilliant comeback in the short term. Satwik and Chirag also won the second game 21-13.
Indian athletes showered gold on the 11th day of the Commonwealth Games 2022. Today, veteran badminton player Lakshya Sen defeated Malaysia’s Ng Tje Yong Ko 19-21, 21-9, 21-16 to win the men’s singles gold medal. Before Lakshya Sen, PV Sindhu also won the gold medal. PV Sindhu defeated Canada’s Michelle Lee 21-15, 21-13 in women’s singles to win the gold medal for the country. The special thing is that PV Sindhu has not lost a single match in the Commonwealth Games 2022. PV Sindhu’s first Commonwealth Games gold.
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Talking about the medal tally, India is at the fourth position with a total of 61 medals. India has won 22 gold, 16 silver and 23 bronze medals. Australia remains in the first place with 178 medals. Australia has won 67 gold, 57 silver and 54 bronze medals. In second place is England with 175 medals. England has won 57 gold, 65 silver and 53 bronze medals. Canada is third with 92 medals. Canada has won 26 gold, 32 silver and 32 bronze medals.
First published: 08 August 2022, 06:22:46 PM
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