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    India at Commonwealth Games 2022, Day 8 highlights: Bajrang, Sakshi and Deepak win gold; Anshu clinches silver; Mohit and Divya walk away with bronze

    India at Commonwealth Games 2022, Day 8 highlights: Bajrang, Sakshi and Deepak win gold; Anshu clinches silver; Mohit and Divya walk away with bronze

    India at Commonwealth Games 2022, Day 8 highlights: Bajrang, Sakshi and Deepak win gold; Anshu clinches silver; Mohit and Divya walk away with bronze
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    Catch the highlights from Day 8 of the Commonwealth Games 2022 here.

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    With that we come to the end of the coverage of Day 8 of the 2022 Commonwealth Games. Thanks for being with us. Join us for the coverage of Day 9. Good night!

    CWG 2022 Medal Tally - India add six medals to its kitty on Day 8 thanks to wrestlers
    Here is the updated medal tally from the 2022 Commonwealth Games Birmingham. Australia is leading the Birmingham Commonwealth Games medal tally with 41 Gold, 31 Silver and 32 Bronze. India is placed…
    India at Commonwealth Games 2022, Day 8 highlights: Bajrang, Sakshi and Deepak win gold; Anshu clinches silver; Mohit and Divya walk away with bronze

    Here is the latest medal tally of the 2022 Commonwealth Games. 

    Fabulous day for Indian wrestlers with all 6 getting medals (3 Gold, 1 Silver & 2 Bronze): ✨ Bajrang Punia | GOLD ✨ Deepak Punia | GOLD ✨ Sakshi Malik | GOLD ✨ Anshu Malik | Silver ✨ Mohit Grewal: Bronze ✨ Divya Kakran: Bronze

    India has enjoyed a fruitful few hours in the wrestling arena. India has clinched six medals in total on the first day of wrestling. Of the six medals, three are gold, one is silver and two bronze. 

    Wrestling, Men's Freestyle 125 kg - Bronze

    And Mohit Grewal wastes no time in the second period as he attacks Aaron Johnson and pins him down to win the bronze medal. What a show Mohit Grewal. 

    India at Commonwealth Games 2022, Day 8 highlights: Bajrang, Sakshi and Deepak win gold; Anshu clinches silver; Mohit and Divya walk away with bronze

    Wrestling, Men's Freestyle 125 kg - Bronze

    Mohit Grewal starts the bronze medal match. In the first three minutes he wins 4 points to go into an early lead. Jamaica's Aaron Johnson has no clue to Mohit Grewal's attacks. Mohit Grewal is looking a much superior wrestler. Will Mohit Grewal be able to maintain or grow his lead or will Aaron Johnson make a comeback?

    India at Commonwealth Games 2022, Day 8 highlights: Bajrang, Sakshi and Deepak win gold; Anshu clinches silver; Mohit and Divya walk away with bronze

    Wrestling, Men's Freestyle 125 kg - Bronze medal match 

    India's Mohit Grewal will be against Jamaica Aaron Johnson 

    India at Commonwealth Games 2022, Day 8 highlights: Bajrang, Sakshi and Deepak win gold; Anshu clinches silver; Mohit and Divya walk away with bronze

    Wrestling at Commonwealth Games 2022

    What a productive day for India in wrestling. India so far has clinched three gold, 1 silver and 1 bronze. We are nearing towards the end of action from the wrestling arena and India could have one more medal before the day's end. India's Mohit Gerewal will soon be in action in the men's 125kg freestyle bronze medal. That bout is coming soon. 

    Wrestling, Women's Freestyle 68 kg - Bronze

    The medals just keep coming for India. Now it is turn of Divya Kakran to add a bronze to India's medal tally. Against Tiger Lily Cocker Lemalie of Tonga, Divya finished the match in under 30 seconds as she pinned down Tiger Lily Cocker Lemalie to confirm the bronze medal for herself and for India. 

    India at Commonwealth Games 2022, Day 8 highlights: Bajrang, Sakshi and Deepak win gold; Anshu clinches silver; Mohit and Divya walk away with bronze

    Wrestling, Men's Freestyle 86 kg - Gold Medal

    Deepak Punia wins the gold medal in the men's 86kg freestyle. 

    Wrestling, Men's Freestyle 86 kg - Gold Medal

    A young Deepak Punia proved just too good for Pakistan's Muhammad Inam. Deepak was much more energetic against  Muhammad Inam. Deepak won 3 points and did not let Muhammad Inam to win even a single point. That was some smart and physical show by the Indian wrestler. With that India has won its third gold medal in wrestling. 

    India at Commonwealth Games 2022, Day 8 highlights: Bajrang, Sakshi and Deepak win gold; Anshu clinches silver; Mohit and Divya walk away with bronze

    Wrestling, Men's Freestyle 86 kg - Gold Medal

    A young Deepak Punia showing his class against much experienced Muhammad Inam of Pakistan. He has won 2 points in the first three minutes. Deepak looks determined to win this final. Will Inam make a comeback? 

    India at Commonwealth Games 2022, Day 8 highlights: Bajrang, Sakshi and Deepak win gold; Anshu clinches silver; Mohit and Divya walk away with bronze

    Wrestling, Men's Freestyle 86 kg - Gold Medal

    Right then! India's Deepak Punia and Pakistan's Muhammad Inam are on the wrestling mat. This is men's 86kg freestyle gold medal match. 

    India at Commonwealth Games 2022, Day 8 highlights: Bajrang, Sakshi and Deepak win gold; Anshu clinches silver; Mohit and Divya walk away with bronze

    Wrestling, Men's Freestyle 86 kg - Gold Medal

    After Sakshi Malik's stunning comeback to win the gold medal. The focus will soon turn to Deepak Punia as he will be in action soon in the men's 86kg freestyle gld medal match against Pakistan's Muhammad Inam. 

    India at Commonwealth Games 2022, Day 8 highlights: Bajrang, Sakshi and Deepak win gold; Anshu clinches silver; Mohit and Divya walk away with bronze

    Wrestling, Women's Freestyle 62 kg - Gold Medal

    Sakshi Malik bags the gold medal in the women's 862kg freestyle wrestling. 

    India at Commonwealth Games 2022, Day 8 highlights: Bajrang, Sakshi and Deepak win gold; Anshu clinches silver; Mohit and Divya walk away with bronze

    Women's Freestyle 62 kg - Gold Medal

    SHE HAS DONE IT! WHAT A STUNNING COME BACK BY SAKSHI MALIK! She unleashed herself on Godinez Gonazalez at the start of the second period and took her down. Sakshi then overpowered  Godinez Gonazalez and pinned her down to win her first Commonwealth Games gold medal. India's second gold medal in wrestling. 

    India at Commonwealth Games 2022, Day 8 highlights: Bajrang, Sakshi and Deepak win gold; Anshu clinches silver; Mohit and Divya walk away with bronze

    Wrestling, Women's Freestyle 62 kg - Gold Medal

    Sakshi Malik starts slow in the gold medal match and Canada's Ana Godinez Gonazalez attacked Sakshi to win four points in the first period. Sakshi cannot be defensive in the remaining three minutes. She has to fetch a lot of points in the next three minutes. 

    India at Commonwealth Games 2022, Day 8 highlights: Bajrang, Sakshi and Deepak win gold; Anshu clinches silver; Mohit and Divya walk away with bronze

    Wrestling, Women's Freestyle 62 kg - Gold Medal

    Coming up in a few minutes women's 62kg freestyle gold medal match between India's Sakshi Malik and Canada's Ana Godinez Gonazalez. Can Sakshi Malik win another gold medal for India after Bajrang Punia?

    India at Commonwealth Games 2022, Day 8 highlights: Bajrang, Sakshi and Deepak win gold; Anshu clinches silver; Mohit and Divya walk away with bronze

    Wrestling, Women's Freestyle 62 kg - Gold Medal

    After Anshu Malik's silver medal and Bajrang Punia's gold, it is time for Sakshi Malik to take the center stage. She will be in the women's freestyle 62kg gold medal match. She will be facing  Ana Godinez Gonazalez of Canada. That match is coming up shortly! 

    India at Commonwealth Games 2022, Day 8 highlights: Bajrang, Sakshi and Deepak win gold; Anshu clinches silver; Mohit and Divya walk away with bronze

    Men's Freestyle 65 kg - Gold Medal

    Bajrang Punia wins the men's 65kg freestyle gold medal. 

    India at Commonwealth Games 2022, Day 8 highlights: Bajrang, Sakshi and Deepak win gold; Anshu clinches silver; Mohit and Divya walk away with bronze

    Men's Freestyle 65 kg - Gold Medal

    Bajrang Punia defends his Commonwealth Games title! Lachlan McNeil tried very hard but Bajrang Punia was the better wrestler on the day. Bajrang Punia outclassed Lachlan McNeil and won the match on points. Bajrang Punia wins the men's 65kg gold medal match by points. It is India's first gold medal from wrestling. 

    India at Commonwealth Games 2022, Day 8 highlights: Bajrang, Sakshi and Deepak win gold; Anshu clinches silver; Mohit and Divya walk away with bronze

    Wrestling, Men's Freestyle 65 kg - Gold Medal

    Bajrang Punia shows why he is favourite to win gold medal. He earns 4 points against Lachlan McNeil in the first three minutes of the bout.But Lachlan McNeil is proving to be a tough nut to crack. 

    India at Commonwealth Games 2022, Day 8 highlights: Bajrang, Sakshi and Deepak win gold; Anshu clinches silver; Mohit and Divya walk away with bronze

    Wrestling, Men's Freestyle 65 kg - Gold Medal

    Right then! men's freestyle 65kg gold medal match is about to start. Bajrang Punia and Lachlan McNeil are on the wrestling mats. 

    Wrestling, Men's Freestyle 65 kg - Gold Medal

    Coming up next is India's wresting star Bajrang Punia who will be in the men's freestyle 65kg Gold Medal match. Bajrang Punia will be facing Canada's Lachlan McNeil. 

    India at Commonwealth Games 2022, Day 8 highlights: Bajrang, Sakshi and Deepak win gold; Anshu clinches silver; Mohit and Divya walk away with bronze

    Women's Freestyle 57 kg - Gold Medal

     Odunayo Folasade Adekuoroye was just too good for Anshu Malik. She mixed aggression with defence to defeat Anshu Malik. Tough luck for Anshu as she was up against a much-experienced wrestler. Odunayo Folasade Adekuoroye wins the Gold Medal match 7-3 on points. Anshu Malik has to settle for the silver medal. 

    India at Commonwealth Games 2022, Day 8 highlights: Bajrang, Sakshi and Deepak win gold; Anshu clinches silver; Mohit and Divya walk away with bronze

    Women's Freestyle 57 kg - Gold Medal

    Folasade Adekuoroye was aggressive in the first three minutes of the Gold Medal match and she has won 4 points against Anshu Malik. Anshu Malik needs to make a strong comeback in the last three minutes to win the gold?

    India at Commonwealth Games 2022, Day 8 highlights: Bajrang, Sakshi and Deepak win gold; Anshu clinches silver; Mohit and Divya walk away with bronze

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