CWG 2022: Boxer Nitu is in action.© Instagram
Commonwealth Games 2022, Day 9 Live Updates: India’s Nitu Ghangas has entered the final of the minimumweight category in boxing. Five other Indians including Amit Panghal and Nikhat Zareen will feature in semi-finals. After the wrestlers grabbed the limelight with three gold medals on Day 8, the Indian contingent cam expect more medals on Day 9. In wrestling, Vinesh Phogat and Ravi Kumar will be in action. The Indian women’s cricket team will also be in focus as it faces England in the semi-final Edgbaston, Birmingham. If the Harmanpreet Kaur-led wins the contest, at least a silver medal would be assured. The India men’s hockey team will also square off against South Africa later in the day in the semi-finals. In lawn bowls men’s fours gold medal match, India will take on Ireland.
In badminton, PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth and Lakshya Sen will be in action in singles quarter-finals. Star table tennis players like Achanta Sharath Kamal and Manika Batra will also be in action. Im squash too, Dipika Pallikal and Saurav Ghosal will be in action.
Here are the Live Updates From Day 9 of the ongoing Commonwealth Games, straight from Birmingham
CWG 2022: Vinesh Phogat wins
Vinesh Phogat defeats Samantha Stewart of Canada in the women’s freestyle 53kg
Boxing: Nitu takes first round
The energetic Indian boxer has taken the first round by a unanimous decision.
Boxing: Nitu’s SF starts
Nitu’s semi-final against Canada’s Priyanka Dhillon in women’s minimumweight starts
TT: Akula Sreeja/Reeth Tennison in QF
In their Women’s Doubles Round of 16 match, Akula Sreeja/Reeth Tennison defeat Wales’ Chloe Anna/Lara Whitton 3-0
TT: Manika Batra/Diya Parag Chitale in QF
In their Women’s Doubles Round of 16 match, India’s Manika Batra/Diya Parag Chitale defeat Mauritius’ Oumehani Hosenally/ Nandeshwaree Jalim 3-0
TT: Action starts!
Manika Batra/ Diya Parag Chitale and Sreeja Akula / Reeth Tennison have begun their respective Women’s Doubles – Round of 16 matches
TT stars to begin the action
India’s campaign on Day 9 will start with some table tennis action
Women’s Doubles Round of 16: Akula Sreeja/Reeth Tennison- 2pm
Women’s Doubles Round of 16: Manika Batra/Diya Parag Chitale- 2pm
CWG 2022: India men’s hockey team will clash against South Africa
The Indian men’s hockey team will face off against South Africa in the semi-finals later today. The match is slated to begin at 10:30 PM IST.
Cricket: India will aim to enter final
Women’s T20 semifinal between India and England starts at 3:30pm
Boxing: Six semi-finals today
Women’s Minimumweight (45-48kg) semifinal: Nitu – 3pm
Men’s Flyweight (48kg-51kg) semifinal: Amit Panghal 3:30pm
Women’s Light FLyweight (48kg-50kg) semifinal: Nikhat Zareen 7:15pm
Women’s Lightweight (57kg-60kg): Jaismine- 8pm
Men’s Werlterweight (63.5kg-67kg): Rohit Tokas- 12:45pm
Super heavyweight (over 92kg):Sagar 1:30am
CWG 2022: Hello and welcome
Hello and welcome to our Live coverage of Day 9 of the ongoing CWG 2022. Stars like Vinesh Phogat, Amit Panghal and Nikhat Zareen will be in action.
Live action stars from 2 PM IST
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