November 18, 2019

Sports Highlights

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first_imgNew Delhi, Apr 9 (PTI) The following are the top/expected stories at 17:30 hours EXPECTED STORIES: *Commonwealth Games Wrap. *Report of IPL match between Sunrisers Hyderabad and Rajasthan Royals STORIES ON THE WIRE: SPO-CWG-LIFT-LD PRADEEPWeightlifter Pardeep claims silver at CWG By Poonam Mehra Gold Coast, Apr 9 (PTI) Indian weightlifter Pardeep Singh (105kg) came agonisingly close to a gold but eventually settled for a silver after a close contest with Samoas Sanele Mao in the Commonwelth Games here today. SPO-CWG-BOX Solanki, Kaushik in boxing quarters of CWGGold Coast, Apr 9 (PTI) The debutant duo of Gaurav Solanki (52kg) and Manish Kaushik (60kg) advanced to the quarterfinals, continuing Indian boxers fine preliminary run at the Commonwealth Games here today. SPO-CWG-LD TT India sweeps TT team events after men beat Nigeria for goldGold Coast, Apr 9 (PTI) India swept the table tennis team events of the Commonwealth Games as the men matched the women to seal a memorable gold with an emphatic 3-0 win over Nigeria in the final today. SPO-CWG-SHOOT-3RD LD SHOOT Sizzling Jitu shoots gold, young Mehuli claims silver Gold Coast, Apr 9 (PTI) Jitu Rai underlined his status as one of Indias premier shooters by winning the 10m air pistol gold medal before Mehuli Ghosh settled for the womens 10m air rifle silver by forcing a shoot-off with a perfect final shot of 10.9 in the Commonwealth Games today. SPO-IPL-CSK-PREVIEW Super Kings seek perfect homecoming at Chepauk By C Shyam Sundar Chennai, Apr 9 (PTI) Chennai Super Kings will aim to dominate Kolkata Knight Riders in the presence of die-hard fans when they play their first IPL home game in two years here tomorrow.advertisement SPO-CWG-BAD India claim maiden badminton mixed team gold at CWG Gold Coast, Apr 9 (PTI) The legendary but on the wane Lee Chong Wei was one of the casualties as a rampaging Indian mixed badminton team claimed its maiden Commonwealth Games gold medal, thrashing three-time defending champions Malaysia in the final here today. SPO-CWG-HOCK-MEN-PREVIEW Hockey: Eyes on semifinal spot, Indian take on Malaysia By Poonam Mehra Gold Coast, Apr 9 (PTI) There havent been any defeats to worry over but the Indian mens hockey team would be eager to ensure that its far-from-convincing campaign finds some footing when it takes on lower-ranked Malaysia at the Commonwealth Games here today. SPO-CWG-TRANSGENDER CWGs first transgender competitor withdraws in tears after injury By Poonam Mehra Gold Coast, Apr 9 (PTI) After warming some hearts and causing resentment to others, New Zealand weightlifter Laurel Hubbard – the first transgender to compete at the Commonwealth Games – was left in tears when she had to withdraw from womens +90kg weightlifting competition owing to a dislocated shoulder. PTI APAlast_img