Commonwealth Games 2022

In the Commonwealth Games 2022 in Birmingham, From July 28 to August 8, nearly 200 Indian athletes were seen competing for medals in 16 different sports.

In their last season at the 2018 Gold Coast, Indian athletes won a total of 66 medals, 26 gold, 20 silver and 20 bronze to finish third overall, behind the hosts of Australia and England.

However, with the filming, which contributed to 16 of the 66 2018 Gold Coast medals, cut from the Commonwealth Games program for Birmingham 2022India may struggle to match the 2018 Gold Coast tally.

In fact, 135 of India’s 503 total medals at the Commonwealth Games make for CWG 2022 they came in shooting, more than any other sport. This includes the 30 medals won by Indian shooters during the 2010 New Delhi CWG, where India played the most successful Commonwealth Games in history, winning a total of 101 medals.

The belated retirement of Tokyo Olympics javelin champion and world championship silver medalist Neeraj Chopra from CWG 2022 due to injury has certainly left India already a medal away.

In the shooting and in the absence of Neeraj Chopra, the burden will be on the Indian wrestling contingent, with Olympic medalists Ravi Kumar Dahiya, Bajarang Punia and Sakshi Malik, and a strong badminton team, led by two-time Olympic medalist PV Sindhu and medal at the world championships Kidambi Srikanth and Lakshya Sen, they will lead India to the top of the medal standings in Birmingham.

So far, Indian athletes have won 26 medals, nine golds, eight silvers and nine bronzes at the 2022 Commonwealth Games. Sanket Sagar was the first Indian to win a medal in Birmingham, earning a silver in the 55 men’s weightlifting event. kg. Mirabai Chanu was the first Indian to win gold at CWG 2022, while Jeremy Lalrinnunga was the first Indian man to take the first podium in Birmingham.

Sudhir won India’s first medal, a gold, in para-sport at the CWG. He became the champion in the men’s heavyweight category of para powerlifting.

Winners of Indian medals at the 2022 Commonwealth Games

No athlete / team medal events Sports
1 San Sargar Silver 55 kg male weightlifting
2 Gururaja Poojary bronze 61 kg male weightlifting
3 Mirabai Chanbu gold 49 kg female weightlifting
4 Bindyarani Devi Silver 55 kg female weightlifting
5 Jeremy Lalrinnunga gold 67 kg male weightlifting
6 Achinta Sheuli gold 73 kg male weightlifting
7 Sushila Devi Likbam Silver Women 48kg judo
8th Vijay Kumar Yadav bronze Male 60 kg judo
9 Harjinder Kaur bronze Women 71kg weightlifting
10 Indian women’s team gold Four women Lawn bowls
11 Vikas Thakur Silver 96 kg male weightlifting
12 Indian men’s team gold Men’s team table tennis
13 Mixed Indian team Silver Mixed teams badminton
14 Lovepreet Singh bronze 109 kg male weightlifting
15 Saurav Ghosal bronze Single male squash
16 Tulika Maan Silver Women + 78kg judo
17 Gurddeep Singh bronze Men + 109kg weightlifting
18 Tejasvin Shankar bronze Men’s high jump Athletics
19 Sreeshankar murals Silver Long jump male Athletics
20 Sudhir gold Men’s maximum weights Para powerlifting
21 Anshu Malik Silver 57 kg women’s freestyle struggle
22 Bayrang Punia gold 65 kg men’s freestyle struggle
23 Sakshi Malik gold 62 kg women’s freestyle struggle
24 Deepak Punia gold 86 kg men’s freestyle struggle
25 Divya Kakran bronze 68 kg women’s freestyle struggle
26 Mohit Grewal bronze 125 kg men’s freestyle struggle

Commonwealth Games 2022: Indian Sports Medal Winners

Sports gold medal Silver medal Bronze medal Total
weightlifting 3 3 4 10
judo 2 1 3
Lawn bowls 1 1
table tennis 1 1
badminton 1 1
squash 1 1
Para powerlifting 1 1
Athletics 1 1 2
struggle 3 1 2 6
TOTAL 9 8th 9 26

2022 Commonwealth Games Medal Counting

CWG 2022 medal table
rank Village gold Silver bronze Total
1 Australia 50 44 46 140
2 England 47 46 38 131
3 Canada 19 24 24 67
4 New Zeland 17 11 13 41
5 India 9 8th 9 26
6 Scotland 8th 8th 19 35
7 South Africa 7 7 8th 22
8th Nigeria 7 3 6 16
9 Wales 4 5 10 19
10 Malaysia 4 4 3 11

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