CWG: India’s Sakshi Malik beats England’s Kelsey to enter semi-finals in women’s freestyle

On the seventh day of India’s Commonwealth Games 2022 campaign, Sudhir won gold in men’s heavyweight para-powerlifting and Murali Sreesankar won silver in men’s long jump. Today, on the eighth day, all eyes were on the Indian women’s hockey team.. They will face Australia in the semi-finals. The Indian wrestling team will also start its
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CWG: India’s Sakshi Malik beats England’s Kelsey to enter semi-finals in women’s freestyle


On the seventh day of India’s Commonwealth Games 2022 campaign, Sudhir won gold in men’s heavyweight para-powerlifting and Murali Sreesankar won silver in men’s long jump. Today, on the eighth day, all eyes were on the Indian women’s hockey team.. They will face Australia in the semi-finals. The Indian wrestling team will also start its campaign from today, featuring stars like Bajrang Punia, Deepak Punia, Sakshi Malik, Vinesh Phogat etc. Catch live scores and updates from Day 8 of the Commonwealth Games 2022 in Birmingham on Friday (August 5).

CWG 2022 Today’s Updates:

Badminton Update

Round of 16: In women’s singles, PV Sindhu cruised into the quarterfinals with a 21-10, 21-9 win over Kobugabe (Uganda). Indian wrestler Sakshi Malik defeated England’s Kelsey Barnes with technical superiority to enter the women’s freestyle 62kg semi-finals.

Wrestling Update

– India’s Divya Kakran (W-68kg) goes down to 2020 Olympic and 2018 CWG Blessing Oboruddu (11-0) Nigeria in QF by technical superiority

Badminton Update

Round of 16: Men’s Singles

India’s Srikanth registered a 21-9, 21-12 win over Abhaywickrama (Sri Lanka). With this they have entered the quarter finals.

Tablet update

Men’s Singles – Round of 32

Sharath Kamal (India) wins against Finn LUU (Australia) (4-0) (12-10 11-8 11-7 11-6) and advances to the round of 16.

Wrestling matches were stopped due to security reasons. United World Wrestling tweeted: “We are taking a short break for security checks and will resume operations once permission is granted.”

– The Indian men’s 4x400m relay team qualified for the finals by finishing second in the heats.

Wrestler Bajrang Punia qualified for the quarter-finals in the men’s 65 kg category.