CWG 2022: Neetu won gold medal in boxing, women’s hockey team won bronze after 16 years
Amit, Neetu (Photo Credits: News Nation)
Commonwealth Games 2022: The strong performance of Indian players continues in the Commonwealth Games (Commonwealth Games 2022) being played in Birmingham. The 10th day of the Commonwealth Games has also attacked the Indian pocket. India won two gold medals in boxing on Saturday. Indian boxer Amit Panghal has won the final of the 48-51 kg flyweight match. In the final match, Amit defeated Macdonald of England 5-0. This is India’s 15th gold medal in Commonwealth Games. Earlier, India has won the highest number of medals in wrestling and weightlifting. Indian athletes have won 6 medals in wrestling and 10 medals in weightlifting.
Indian boxer Neetu Ghanghas has won gold medal in boxing. He defeated the boxer of England in the final match. Neetu 48 kgs. 5-0 won the gold medal in the category.
At the same time, the Indian Women’s Hockey Team (Indian Women’s Hockey Team) has won the bronze medal. The match was tied 1-1 the entire time, but the Indian women’s team made a spectacular comeback in the penalty shootout. Captain Poonia’s brilliant defense and Sonika-Navneet’s goal helped the women’s hockey team win the bronze medal in the Commonwealth Games after 16 years. The Indian women’s hockey team has won a medal in the Commonwealth Games after a long wait of 16 years.
Apart from this, Indian shuttler star PV Sindhu has confirmed her place in the final. Sindhu defeated the Singapore shuttler 21-19, 21-17 in straight games to seal her place in the gold medal match in the women’s singles semi-final. India is now hoping for a gold medal from PV Sindhu.
First published: 07 Aug 2022, 03:40:48 pm
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