The eighth consecutive day of the ongoing Commonwealth Games in Birmingham also saw all the players working hard to win. In the hockey semifinal match between India and Australia, Australia defeated India with a 3-0 lead. In the first match, the score of Australia and India was 1-1 and for the result a penalty shootout was played, in which the Australian team won. However, India lost in the semi-finals due to poor officiating.
Apart from this, the Indian wrestler won around 6 gold medals on the 8th day of the Commonwealth Games. In freestyle wrestling, Divya Kakran won his fifth medal while playing for India. Divya won this victory by defeating Lily Koker from Tonga. Apart from this, Sakshi Malik won the gold medal by defeating Anna Godinez from Canada. Bajrang Punia won the gold medal by defeating the Canadian wrestler.
This Bajrang Punia victory was quite spectacular. Anshu Malik has won the silver medal in freestyle wrestling. He has confirmed his victory in the Commonwealth by defeating Odunayo from Nigeria. Deepak Punia also made history at the Commonwealth Games, winning the gold medal. Also Read: On Jeremy Lalrinnunga Winning Gold, Prime Minister Modi Said: ‘Our Youth Power Is Creating History’
Mohit Grewal also won the silver medal in the Commonwealth taking his glorious victory and thus India got around 6 medals in a single day. With this, Bajrang Punia and Sakshi Malik have reached the semi-finals. Apart from this, Anshu Malik has reached the final. The Indian team will show its strength in wrestling, hockey and table tennis today on the ninth day of the Commonwealth Games. Also read: At 2 years old, the father was killed. Now the daughter has made history in CWG