August 12, 2022
Commonwealth Games 2022 Day 6 Live Updates: Weightlifter Lovepreet Singh sets a national record of 192kg in clean and jerk


Commonwealth Games 2022 Day 6 Live Updates: Weightlifter Lovepreet Singh sets a national record of 192kg in clean and jerk

CWG 2022: 109kg weightlifting final underway© AFP




Commonwealth Games 2022 Day 6 Live Updates: The men’s weightlifting final for the 109kg category is underway. India’s Lovepreet Singh created a national record by lifting 192 kg in her third clean and jerk attempt. He lifted 163 kg in the snatch in his third attempt to finish the round as the joint second best. In the Lawn Bowls event, the Indian women’s pair of Lovely Choubey and Nayanmoni Saikia defeated Hina Rereti and Olivia Buckingham of Niue 23-6, while Mridul Borgohain defeated Chris Locke of Falkland Islands 21-5. Meanwhile, Judoka Deepak Deswal lost in the men’s 100kg quarterfinal match. Earlier, the women’s four lawn balls team had an impressive fifth day in the ongoing event as the country won a historic lawn balls gold in the women’s fours event. The men’s table tennis team then won the gold medal. Meanwhile, the mixed badminton team and lifter Vikas Thakur (96kg) bagged a silver medal each. Coming on the back of a memorable day, Wednesday promises to be yet another exciting journey for India as the men’s and women’s hockey teams along with boxers Nikhat Zareen and Lovlina Borgohain will headline the sixth day of the showpiece event. Meanwhile, the Indian women’s cricket team will be in action late at night. And if there’s still entertainment to be had after that, it’s the athletics that will be taking to the stage for fans to come together to end the day on a high.

Here are the live updates of the sixth day of the Commonwealth Games, straight from Birmingham







  • 15:49 (IST)

    Judo: Tulika Mann won the quarter final match!

    Tulika Mann has won her women’s +78kg quarterfinal match against Tracy Durhon of Mauritius.

  • 15:44 (IST)

    Weightlifting: Lovepreet Singh lifts 192 kg!

    Lovepreet Singh remains in the medal race this time by lifting 192kg! This was his third and final attempt at clean and jerk.

  • 15:40 (IST)

    Hockey: India women take lead against Canada

    Indian women’s team has taken the lead against Canada through Salima Tete

  • 15:39 (IST)

    Weightlifting: Lovepreet Singh lifts 189 kg!

    Lovepreet Singh is now serious for the medal! He lifted 189 kg in his second attempt of clean and jerk. This is a national record in this category.

  • 15:35 (IST)

    Hockey: Indian women’s team against Canada

    The Indian women’s hockey team is currently taking on Canada. Yesterday India had to face defeat against England

  • 15:34 (IST)

    Weightlifting: Lovepreet Singh lifts 185 kg

    In her first attempt in the clean and jerk, Lovepreet lifted 185kg, and is currently in the top spot.

  • 15:21 (IST)

    Judo: Deepak Deswal lost!

    Deepak Deswal has lost to Harry Lovell-Hewitt of England in the men’s 100kg quarterfinal match in Judo.

  • 15:18 (IST)

    Judo: Deepak Deswal’s quarterfinal begins!

    Deepak Deswal’s men’s 100kg quarterfinal match is going on. He faces England’s Harry Lowell-Hewitt.

  • 15:08 (IST)

    Lawn Bowls: India Women’s pair won the Round 2 match!!!

    Indian women’s pair of Lovely Choubey and Nayanmoni Saikia have comfortably won their Round 2 game. It beat Niue’s pair of Hina Rareti and Olivia Younes Buckingham 23-6.

  • 14:59 (IST)

    Weightlifting: Lovepreet lifted 163kg this time!

    Lovepreet Singh finished the snatch round as the joint second topper with the best lift of 163kg.

  • 14:56 (IST)

    Weightlifting: Lovepreet now lifts 161kg in snatch!

    Lovepreet Singh’s this is brilliant. She has successfully lifted 161kg in a snatch in her second attempt of the 109kg final.

  • 14:49 (IST)

    Weightlifting: Lovepreet lifts 157kg in snatch

    Lovepreet Singh has made a strong start. She lifted 157kg in the snatch in her first attempt of the 109kg final.

  • 14:48 (IST)

    Weightlifting: Here’s Lovepreet

    Lovepreet Singh is now at the centre. He will try 157kg. here is my!

  • 14:48 (IST)

    Squash: Sunayna Sara Kuruvilla wins singles plate final

    Sunayna Sara Kuruvilla won the singles plate final against Marie Fungfat Guy of Guyana. That’s 3-0. wins by a margin of

  • 14:39 (IST)

    Judo: Deepak Deswal reaches quarter-finals

    Deepak Deswal reaches quarterfinals of men’s-100kg judo event!

  • 14:37 (IST)

    Lawn Bowles: India women’s pair close to victory

    Indian women’s pair of Lovely Choubey and Nayanmoni Saikia have almost won their round 2 game. The pair took an 18-5 lead after fourteen loops of throws on Niue’s Hina Rareti and Olivia Younes Buckingham.

  • 14:32 (IST)

    Lawn Bowls: Mridul Borgohain registers a 21-5 win in men’s singles

    Mridul Borgohain has won his Men’s Singles Round 2 match. He defeated Chris Locke of Falkland Islands 21-5.

  • 14:29 (IST)

    Weightlifting: Men’s 109kg final running

    Men’s 109kg weightlifting final is underway. India’s Lovepreet Singh will soon be seen in action. Stay connected for live udpates!

  • 14:27 (IST)

    Lawn Bowles: Indian women’s pair continues to dominate

    The Indian female pairing of Lovely Choubey and Nayanmoni Saikia is going really well. It took a 17-5 lead after thirteen ends of throws on Niue’s pair of Hina Rerretti and Olivia Younes Buckingham.

  • 14:25 (IST)

    Lawn Bowls: Mridul Borgohain close to victory

    Mridul Borgohain is on the verge of victory in the men’s singles Round 2 game. He leads 19-5 against Chris Locke of the Falkland Islands.

  • 14:17 (IST)

    Lawn Bowls: What a coincidence!

    Scores in both India’s lawn ball matches – men’s singles and women’s pair – are almost identical at the moment. It is 16-4 in India’s favor after 11 ends of the throw.

  • 14:04 (IST)

    Lawn Bowles: India’s women’s pair in charge

    The Indian women’s pair of Lovely Choubey and Nayanmoni Saikia took the pair of Hina Rereti and Olivia Younis Buckingham of Niue to lead 10-4 after nine ends of the throw.

  • 14:02 (IST)

    Lawn Bowls: Mridul Borgohain on top

    India’s Mridul Borgohain leads 15-4 vs Chris Locke of Folkland Islands after 10 ends of the throw in men’s singles Round 2 game.

  • 13:48 (IST)

    Lawn Bowls: India women’s pair take the lead

    Making a remarkable comeback, the Indian women’s team took a 7-4 lead against Niue.

  • 13:47 (IST)

    Lawn Bowles: Mridul Borgohain moves on

    Mridul Borgohain has now extended his lead to 13-1, running away from the game

  • 13:40 (IST)

    Lawn Bowls: Mridul Borgohain extends lead

    In the Men’s Singles Round 2 game, Mridul Borgohain extended his lead to 10–1 versus Chris Locke of the Falkland Islands.

  • 13:22 (IST)

    Lawn Bowls: India’s Women’s Pair Trails

    Niue has done well so far to take a 2-1 lead after three ends of the throw in the ongoing women’s doubles event against India.

  • 13:20 (IST)

    Lawn Bowls: Mridul Borgohain extends lead

    In the men’s singles Round 2 game, Mridul Borgohain leads 5–0 against Chris Locke of the Falkland Islands after three ends of a throw.

  • 13:15 (IST)

    Lawn Bowls: It’s 1-1 in women’s pairs

    The women’s doubles team of Lovely Choubey and Nayanmoni Saikia is currently tied with the pair of Hina Rereti and Olivia Younis Buckingham of Niue.

  • 13:13 (IST)

    Lawn Bowles: Mridul Borgohain leads in men’s singles

    In the men’s singles match, Mridul Borgohain took Chris Locke of the Falkland Islands 4–0 after two ends of the throw.

  • 13:11 (IST)

    India started the sixth day

    India begins the sixth day with lawn bowl events. Mridul Borgohain is playing against Chris Locke of Falkland Islands in the men’s singles-section D-Round 2, while India are facing Niue in the women’s pair-section B-Round 2 match.

  • 12:34 (IST)

    India’s 5th day performance highlights

    If you want to take a look at India’s overall performance on Day 5 (Tuesday) of the ongoing Commonwealth Games, click here to jump to the highlights of the day.

  • 12:32 (IST)

    Relive India’s Historic Lawn Bowl Win

    The quartet of Lovely Choubey, Roopa Rani Tirkey, Pinky and Nayanmoni Saikia helped India achieve glory at CWG 2022. See how she reacted after winning the women’s fours final:

  • 12:29 (IST)

    Lawn created history for India!

    On Tuesday, India won its first lawn ball medal in Commonwealth Games history, that too a gold. They beat South Africa 17-10 in a thrilling final match. Read the detailed report here.

  • 12:25 (IST)

    India’s 5th day program

    If you want to take a quick look at India’s schedule on Day 6 before the actual action begins, go here.
  • 12:21 (IST)

    Where does India stand in the medal tally?

    India is at the sixth position with 13 medals. Australia is at the top of the table with 106 medals including 42 gold. England follows it with 86 medals and New Zealand are third overall with 26.

  • 12:16 (IST)

    How many medals does India have?

    With four medals coming on Tuesday, India now has 13 medals to its name. He has so far five gold medals, silver and three bronze medals.

  • 12:13 (IST)

    How was day 5 for India?

    India won a total of four medals on the 5th day of CWG 2022. Firstly, the Indian Lawn Balls team created history with a gold in the women’s fours category. The men’s table tennis team defended their title with a win over Singapore. And to end the day for India, the mixed badminton team and lifter Vikas Thakur (96kg) won a silver each.

  • 11:58 (IST)

    Welcome friends!

    Hello everyone, welcome to this space. After a glorious fifth day from India’s point of view, the Commonwealth Games are gearing up for their next day of action. You will get here all the live updates and scores related to various subjects. Stay Connected!

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