Today is the last day of the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham. With some remarkable performances in the last two days, India ranks fifth in the medal tally with 55 medals, including 18 gold, 15 silver and 22 bronze medals. Complete dominance in wrestling and weightlifting helped India achieve this feat.
On Day 10, the Indian women’s hockey team broke their 16-year drought by winning against the mighty Kiwis in a bone-chilling tiebreaker in the bronze medal match in Birmingham on Sunday. Apart from hockey, India won a medal in cricket as the Indian women’s cricket team was defeated by 9 runs against Australia in the final.
Boxing was another favorite for India as Neetu Gangas defeated Demi-Jade Rezstan 5-0 in the women’s 48kg final. Amit Pangal also won 5-0 over English boxer Ciaran McDonald in the flyweight (48kg-51kg) finals. World champion Nikhat Zareen also won another medal by defeating Cary MC Naul 5-0 in the women’s 50kg flyweight finals. Read also | Commonwealth Games 2022 closing ceremony: time, where to watch, highlights
In athletics, Abdullah Boubaker and Eldhouz Paul created history by winning silver and gold medals in the men’s triple jump event.
The duo of Sharath Kamal and G. Sathyan won silver in table tennis while Sandeep Kumar and Anu Rani won bronze medals in race walking and javelin.
So far, India has been remarkable in major sports, including outstanding performances in grass games, cricket and hockey. We can finally expect up to six medals, taking India’s tally to 61 medals.
When to watch Commonwealth Games 2022?
With 55 honors in their bag, India is stronger than most countries at CWG 2022. After winning 15 medals, India hopes to stay stronger and win all the remaining medal matches on the final day of the Commonwealth Games 2022. Today you can support India for the last time in August on various TV channels and streaming platforms. This day would be relatively shorter than most CWG days as there is nothing much to see. So, check out the CWG 2022 final day schedule for India.
|1:20 p.m||Women’s Individual Final (Badminton)||PV Sindhu vs Michelle Li (Canada)|
|2:10 p.m||Men’s Individual Final (Badminton)||Lakshya Sen vs Tze Yong Ng (Malaysia)|
|15:00||Men’s Doubles Final (Badminton)||Chirag Shetty/Sairaj Satwik Rankireddy v Ben Lane/Sean Vendy (England)|
|3:35 p.m||Men’s Individual Bronze Medal Match (Table Tennis)||Sathiyan Gnanasekaran vs Paul Drinkhall (England)|
|4:25 p.m||Men’s Singles Final (Table Tennis)||Achanta Sharath Kamal vs Liam Pitchford (England)|
|5:00 p.m||Men’s Final (Hockey)||India vs Australia|
Where to watch the 2022 Commonwealth Games?
As an Indian supporter, you can watch live TV broadcasts of the day on Sony TV Network channels, specifically Sony Six, Sony Ten 2, Sony Ten 3 and Sony Ten 4. You can also experience the action live with the help of Sony Liv app on your smartphone or Android TV.