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    India at CWG 2022, Day 1 highlights: AUS beat IND in women's T20 match; India thrash Ghana 5-0 in Women's hockey

    India at CWG 2022, Day 1 highlights: AUS beat IND in women's T20 match; India thrash Ghana 5-0 in Women's hockey

    India at CWG 2022, Day 1 highlights: AUS beat IND in women's T20 match; India thrash Ghana 5-0 in Women's hockey
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    Follow all the highlights from the Day 1 action of the Indian contingent at the 2022 Birmingham Commonwealth Games here. Key updates: Table tennis: In women’s team event, India start with a 3-0 win against RSA in Group 2. Table tennis: In men’s team event, India start with a 3-0 win against Barbados in Group 3. Cricket T20: India go down vs Australia – India score 154/8, Australia 157/7 (19 overs) Hockey: Women’s Pool A, India defeat Ghana 5-0 Badminton: Mixed team Group A, India 3-0 Pakistan after 3 matches Swimming: Srihari Nataraj qualifies for the 100m backstroke semifinals. Boxing: Shiva Thapa books his spot in the next round with a unanimous win.

    Live Updates

    That would be all for the coverage of Day 1 of the coverage of the Commonwealth Games 2022. Join us back tomorrow. Goodnight! 

    While we rejoice a second win for the Indian women's table tennis team, read the match report of women's hockey team as they beat Ghana 5-0 in their opening match. 

    Commonwealth Games 2022: Wasteful India beat minnows Ghana 5-0 in women's hockey opener
    What was frustrating for India was the weak link-up between the midfield and the forwardline. Penalty corner conversion also continued to haunt India as they made use of just one out of 10 chances.
    India at CWG 2022, Day 1 highlights: AUS beat IND in women's T20 match; India thrash Ghana 5-0 in Women's hockey

    Table Tennis: Women's Team - Group 2 India vs Fiji

    Sreeja Akula follows the footsteps of Manika Batra as she cruises past Grace Rossi Lee beating the Fiji paddler 11-7 11-1 11-2. India beat Fiji 3-0 to wrap up the tie. 

    India at CWG 2022, Day 1 highlights: AUS beat IND in women's T20 match; India thrash Ghana 5-0 in Women's hockey

    Table Tennis: Women's Team - Group 2 India vs Fiji

    Manika Batra is flying today. She takes no time in beating Carolyn Li 11-2 11-4 11-2 to give India 2-0 lead in the team match. India now need to win just one more match to clinch the tie against Fiji. 

    Up next in action is Sreeja Akula in a singles match against Grace Rsi Yee. 

    India at CWG 2022, Day 1 highlights: AUS beat IND in women's T20 match; India thrash Ghana 5-0 in Women's hockey

    Table Tennis: Women's Team - Group 2 India vs Fiji

    India's top-ranked paddler Manika Batra is again off to a flying start as she has beaten Carolyn Li 11-2 in the first game of her match. 

    India at CWG 2022, Day 1 highlights: AUS beat IND in women's T20 match; India thrash Ghana 5-0 in Women's hockey

    Table Tennis: Women's Team - Group 2 India vs Fiji

    India's double's pair of Diya Parag Chitale and Sreeja Akula have won their match against Fiji's pair of Touea Titana and Grace Rosi. The Indian pair beat the Fiji pair 11-8 11-3 11-5. 

    Up next in the single's action will be Manika Batra and she will be up against Carolyn Li. 

    India at CWG 2022, Day 1 highlights: AUS beat IND in women's T20 match; India thrash Ghana 5-0 in Women's hockey

    Table Tennis: Women's Team - Group 2 India vs Fiji

    India's double's pair of Diya Parag Chitale and Sreeja Akula have started well as they have the first two games against the Fiji's pair of Touea Titana and Grace Rosi Yee

    India at CWG 2022, Day 1 highlights: AUS beat IND in women's T20 match; India thrash Ghana 5-0 in Women's hockey

    Earlier in the day in the women's event, the first on the court was the doubles duo of Sreeja Akula and Reeth Tennison, who combined well to beat the South African pair of Lailaa Edwards and Danisha Patel 11-7 11-7 11-5 to hand India the lead. Then, reigning Commonwealth Games champion Manika Batra, who became the first Indian table tennis player to win a gold in the women's singles in the last edition, lived up to her billing and thrashed Musfique Kalam 11-5 11-3 11-2 in the first singles match. Akula then came back and scored a dominating 11-5 11-3 11-6 win over Patel in the second singles to seal the tie for India.

    After hockey, it is time to turn our attention back to table tennis. India's women's TT team will be soon in action against Fiji for Women's Team - Group 2 match. 

    Women's Hockey: India vs Ghana

    It is full-time in the match between India and Ghana and India beat Ghana 5-0. India keep a clean sheet and slot in five goals to begin their 2022 Commonwealth Games on a high! 

    India at CWG 2022, Day 1 highlights: AUS beat IND in women's T20 match; India thrash Ghana 5-0 in Women's hockey

    Women's Hockey: India vs Ghana

    Another good quarter for India a goal from Sangita Kumari and a clean penalty stroke from Gurjit Kaur has given India a commanding 4-0 lead going into the fourth and final quarter of the match. 

    India at CWG 2022, Day 1 highlights: AUS beat IND in women's T20 match; India thrash Ghana 5-0 in Women's hockey

    While India's women's hockey team is up in action against Ghana, read the report of India's loss to Australia in the women's T20 cricket tournament earlier in the day. 

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    The target of 155 should have been a straightforward chase but Renuka, playing only her seventh T20, broke the backbone of Australian batting with figures of four for 18 in four overs. But Ashleigh…
    India at CWG 2022, Day 1 highlights: AUS beat IND in women's T20 match; India thrash Ghana 5-0 in Women's hockey

    Women's Hockey: India vs Ghana

    It is half-time in the women's hockey match between India and Ghana. India converted a penalty early in the first quarter thanks a superb drag-flick from Gurjit Kaur. In the second quarter, Neha slotted in India's second goal from the left flank to give India a 2-0 lead. India could have scored many more goals in the first half but they failed to convert the chances. 

    India at CWG 2022, Day 1 highlights: AUS beat IND in women's T20 match; India thrash Ghana 5-0 in Women's hockey

    Women's Hockey: India vs Ghana

    Thanks to a drag flick by Gurjit Kaur in the opening minutes of the match, India finish the Q1 with a 1-0 lead. 

    India at CWG 2022, Day 1 highlights: AUS beat IND in women's T20 match; India thrash Ghana 5-0 in Women's hockey

    India's men's and women's table tennis teams had easy starts to their respective campaigns in Commonwealth Games 2022. Read about how they performed on Day 1 of the action below. 

    Commonwealth Games 2022: India's men and women table tennis teams start strong
    India's men's and women's table tennis teams had easy starts to their respective campaigns with identical 3-0 victories over Barbados and South Africa in the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham on…
    India at CWG 2022, Day 1 highlights: AUS beat IND in women's T20 match; India thrash Ghana 5-0 in Women's hockey

    Women's Hockey:

    India women hockey team has started the match against Ghana well as they have gone up inside 5 minutes. Indian drag-flicker Gurjit Kaur converted a penalty corner to give India a 1-0 lead. 

    Women's T20 cricket IND vs AUS:

    Australia beat India by 3 wickets in the women's T20 match. 

    Time for some hockey action! 

    India's women's hockey team begin their Commonwealth Games 2022 campaign shortly as they go against Ghana. 

    Women's T20 cricket IND vs AUS:

    The match between India and Australia is heading towards a thrilling finish. Australia are 112/7 after 15 overs and need 43 runs from 30 balls. 

    Women's T20 cricket IND vs AUS: 

    India have made a strong start defending a total of 154. India have reduced Australia to 47/4 in 7 overs thanks to a stunning opening spell by Renuka Thakur. The Indian fast bowler has accounted for all the 4 wickets as she removed Alyssa Healy, Beth Mooney, Meg Lanning and Tahlia McGrath

    Read about Shiva Thapa's stunning win over Suleman Baloch in the men's boxing match in over 60kg-63.5kg (Light Welter) - Round of 32 below. 

    News from Boxing: India's Shiva Thapa has beaten Pakistan's Suleman Baloch in the Men’s Over 60kg-63.5kg (Light Welter) - Round of 32

    Table Tennis: Men's Team - Group 3 India vs Barbados

    The men's team has taken a commanding 2-0 lead against Barbados. 

    India at CWG 2022, Day 1 highlights: AUS beat IND in women's T20 match; India thrash Ghana 5-0 in Women's hockey

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