Virtually taking over where their compatriot shooters signed off at the range, Indian wrestlers rained medals picking up four silvers and a bronze, but the gold eluded the nation on day seven of competition at the Commonwealth Games on Wednesda
CWG Glasgow 2014
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After a massive 14-0 thrashing of Trinidad and Tobago, Indiaeves will be looking to continuing their dominating form when they face South Africa in their next group match of the hockey competition at the 2014 Commonwealth Games at the Glasgow National Hockey Centre here Wednesday.
Late in the evening, Chandrakant Mali clinched the bronze medal in men`s 94kg weightlifting to add to the country`s overall tally in the sport in the ongoing edition.
Two-time Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar spearheaded a sparkling show as Indian grapplers dominated the wrestling arena with three gold medals after the shooters ended their campaign on a rousing note with five more podium finishes on sixth day of competitions in the 20th Commonwealth Games here on Wednesday.
The Indian women`s hockey team lost 0-3 to higher ranked New Zealand in their second Pool A match of the 20th Commonwealth Games here Sunday.
Shooter Shreyasi Singh gave the Indian contingent a great start on Day 5 by winning silver in the women's double trap event.
It was double delight for India in the 2014 Commonwealth Games men`s weightlifting as Satish Sivalingam won the gold and Ravi Katulu the silver in the 77kg Group A at the Clyde Auditorium here late Sunday.
Indian boxer Mandeep Jangra proceeded to the men's 69 kg Round of 16 after beating Augusto Mathule of Mozambique 3-0 at the Scottish Exhibition and Conference Centre (SECC) here Friday.
It was a glorious day for the Indian shooters in the Commonwealth Games here as Commonwealth and 2008 Olympic champion Abhinav Bindra won the gold medal in his final appearance at the Commonwealth Games with a dominant display in the elimination final