Commonwealth Games 2022: Indian wrestlers showed their might to the world on the eighth day of the Commonwealth Games. Indian players dominated the Commonwealth Games by winning 20 medals till the seventh day. But on the eighth day of the Commonwealth Games held on Friday, Indian wrestlers brought glory to the country by winning 6 medals. Now India has come in top-five in Commonwealth Games 2022 Medal Tally. So far in the Commonwealth Games 2022, India has won a total of 26 medals, which include 9 gold, 8 silver and 9 bronze medals. In the Commonwealth Games 2022 being played in Birmingham on Friday, 6 medals were received in wrestling together. For India, Bajrang Punia, Sakshi Malik and Deepak Poonia hoisted the tricolor by winning the gold medal. Wrestler Anshu Malik won silver and Divya Kakran and Mohit Grewal won bronze medals.
India made a big leap in Medal Tally:
India reached the top five in the medal tally by the eighth day of play at the Commonwealth Games 2022. In this list, India reached the fifth position with 26 medals. Australia remains at the first position in the medal tally with 140 medals including 50 gold. On the other hand, host England is at the second position in this list. England players have won a total of 131 medals including 47 gold. At the same time, Canada, who is in third place, has so far won 67 medals including 19 gold. At the same time, New Zealand players have won a total of 41 medals including 17 gold. After this, India has reached the fifth place, overtaking Scotland and Africa. So far in the Commonwealth Games 2022, India has won a total of 26 medals, which include 9 Gold, 8 Silver and 9 Bronze medals.
Wrestlers showed strength in wrestling:
The eighth day of the Commonwealth Games was full of happiness for India. The country’s strong wrestlers showed their strength to the world and won 6 medals. This gave India a huge advantage in the medal tally. India’s medal tally, which was earlier in the seventh place, has now taken a big jump to make it to the fifth place. Bajrang Poonia, Sakshi Malik and Deepak Poonia brought glory to the country by winning gold medals.
Medalists of India:
Gold Medal Winner:
Mirabai Chanu, Jeremy Lalrinnunga, Anchita Sheuly, Women’s Lawn Ball Team, Table Tennis Men’s Team, Para Powerlifters Sudhir, Bajrang Punia, Sakshi Malik and Deepak Poonia
Silver Medal Winner:
Sanket Sargari, Bindiyarani Devi, Sushila Devi, Vikas Thakur, Indian badminton team, Tulika Mann, Murli Sreeshankar and Anshu Malik
Bronze Medal Winner:
Gururaja Pujari, Vijay Kumar Yadav, Harjinder Kaur, Lovepreet Singh, Saurav Ghoshal, Gurdeep Singh, Tejaswin Shankar, Divya Kakran and Mohit Grewal