CWG 2022: PV Sindhu wins gold for the first time in badminton
PV Sindhu (Photo Credits: Social Media)
Commonwealth Games 2022: Indian players are raising their spirits in the Commonwealth Games 2022 being played in Birmingham. Indian players are performing strongly on the soil of England. India has got gold medal in badminton. PV Sindhu has won gold medal for India in Badminton women’s singles competition. Sindhu won the gold medal by defeating Michelle Lee of Canada 21-15, 21-13 in the final. VP Sindhu has not lost a single match in the Commonwealth Games 2022. With this win, India has moved up to the fourth position in the Commonwealth Games table. This is PV Sindhu’s first gold medal in Commonwealth Games.
India’s star badminton player Lakshya Sen has also given another gold medal to the country with a brilliant performance. Lakshya Sen defeated Malaysia’s Ng Tje Yong 19-21, 21-9, 21-16 to win the men’s singles gold medal. Lakshya Sen has won the 20th gold medal for India.
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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 177 medals. Australia has won 66 gold, 57 silver and 54 bronze medals. In second place is England with 171 medals. England has won 56 gold, 62 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 Aug 2022, 03:00:33 PM
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