Meet the Athletes Who Have done Us Proud So Far in the CWG.

By First Posted: Apr 13, 2018 Fri 12:30 PM
Meet the Athletes Who Have done Us Proud So Far in the CWG.
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Common Wealth Games, 2018 has shown some really striking performances from India. Indian women athletes have won four gold medals so far at this year's Commonwealth Games. Among these, three have come in weightlifting.

India is very proud and hails respect for all the athletes who have showered there best performances to keep India on top of 2018’s Common Wealth Games. Mirabai Chanu thrust off India's medal hunt by winning the women's 48 kg title on the opening day.

Fellow Manipuri lifter Sanjita Chanu won the women's 53 kg event on Friday while Punam Yadav emerged champion in the 69 kg division on Sunday.

Haryana shooter Manu Bhaker added to India's medals tally on Sunday, setting a new Commonwealth Games record on her way to the Women's 10m Air Pistol title. Heena Sidhu took silver in that event.

The women's table tennis team of Manika Batra, Madhurika Patkar and Mouma Das have also assured themselves of a silver by qualifying for the final.

We have the list growing every day and we are not shocked or surprised by the performances of the athletes on the world stage. To motivate and congratulate the hard work of the athletes, Mr. Bachchan has tweeted yesterday stating, "The greatness of sport and the pride we have in our women athletes that are doing wonders Down Under! Weightlifting, shooting, table tennis, squash... Incredible... You make us proud Indians.”

Well, this is a proud moment for India. Let’s celebrate the achievements of all the athletes who have made us proud so far in Common Wealth Games, 2018.


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