CWG 2022: Representational Image of Lawn Bowls.© AFP
Commonwealth Games, Day 2, Live Updates: Sanket Sargar will be in action in the Men’s 55 kg weightlifting event. On the other hand, India are leading 7-2 against Malta in the Lawn Bowls event in Birmingham. The Day 2 of Commonwealth Games promises lot of excitement and entertaining action. On the second day, Mirabai Chanu will be in action and all eyes would be on her whether she is able to return with a medal or not. The Indian women’s hockey team will square off against Wales in Pool A clash while Lovlina Borgohain will also start off her campaign against Ariane Nicholson in the 66kg weight category. In mixed team badminton, the Indian contingent will square off against Australia. The opening day of the Games turned out to be fruitful for swimmer Srihari Nataraj as he was able to qualify for the finals. The table tennis teams defeated South Africa and Barbados with identical 3-0 victories, but Australia defeated India in a Pool A women’s cricket match.
Here are the Live Updates from Day 2 of the Commonwealth Games, straight from Birmingham
- 13:37 (IST)CWG 2022: India-Sri Lanka badminton match underway
In Mixed Team Event – Group Play Stage – Group A, Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Machinmanda Ponnappa are in action against Sri Lanka’s Sachin Dias and Thilini Hendahewa
CWG 2022: Sanket Sarkar in action in 55kg category
Weightlifter Sanket Sarkar will be in action in the 55kg category in weighlifting event. Can he open India’s medal tally?
CWG 2022: Tania Choudhary continues to trail
Tania Choudhary continues to trail as Laura Daniels of Wales extends her lead to 7-2 in Women’s Singles – Section B – Round 3 Lawn Bowls event.
Lawn Bowls: India Lead 7-0 vs Malta
India are leading 7-0 against Malta after four ends of throws. They have kept their dominance intact in the game. On the other hand, Malta are yet to open their account.
Lawn Bowls: India Lead 6-0 vs Malta
India tighten their grip in the men’s triples event of Lawn Bowls with a 6-0 lead vs Malta.
CWG 2022: In women’s singles, India trail in lawn bowls event
In women’s singles lawn bowls event, Tania Choudhary of India is trailing 1-6 against Wales’ Laura Daniels.
Lawn Bowls: India Lead 3-0
Another point advantage for India as they continue to boast their superiority vs Malta. The score is 3-0 in India’s favour at the moment.
Lawn Bowls: India Lead 2-0
India are leading 2-0 vs Malta in their Lawn Bowls match.
Lawn Bowls Event Started!
The Lawn Bowls event is underway in Birmingham. India are playing against Malta. The score is 0-0 at the moment.
Sargar To Compete In Men’s 55kg Final
Sanket Mahadev Sargar will represent India in the final of the Men’s 55kg final in weightlifting. His competition kicks off at 1:30 PM IST.
Borgohain Starts Her CWG Campaign Today
Lovlina Borgohain, who had bagged a bronze medal in Tokyo Olympics 2020, will also be in action today. She will play her first round match vs N Ariane in the light middleweight category (over 66 to 70 kg). The match starts at 12 AM.
Chanu’s Match Starts At 8 PM IST
Mirabai Chanu’s match will start at 8 PM IST. She will be competing in the women’s 49 kg weight category.
What Happened On The First Day?
In case, you missed the first day of the action, we have it all covered for you. You can get the Day 1 highlights at NDTV sports. we covered everything from hockey to cricket. Please GO HERE.
India’s Schedule On Day 2
In case, you want to have a look on the schedule of the Indian players competing today across different disciplines, please GO HERE.
Chanu – The Cynosure Of All Eyes!
Mirabai Chanu, who had bagged a Tokyo Olympics silver medal last year, will once be the cynosure of all eyes during the women’s weighlifting competition, set to take place late tonight as per the Indian time.
Hello everyone, welcome to this space. After an action-packed first day, the Commonwealth Games moves to its second day. You will get all the live updates and scores related to different disciplines here. Stay connected!
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