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Tag Archives: Commonwealth Games

Indian wrestler in Commonwealth Games bite row

Sumit Malik

GOLD COAST: Indian wrestler Sumit Malik won Commonwealth Games gold in the men’s 125kg freestyle class on Saturday but caused a stew by biting an opponent. Bushy-bearded Canadian Korey Jarvis accused Sumit of biting him during their round-robin bout on the Gold Coast. The Indian made no attempt to deny it, cheekily passing ...

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Commonwealth Games: Marathon collapse sours final day

Marathon collapse sours final day

GOLD COAST: A marathon runner’s dramatic collapse struck a sour note on the last day of the Commonwealth Games on April 15 as hosts Australia finished runaway winners on the medals table with 80 golds. Organizers defended the medical response but criticized bystanders for snapping pictures of a stricken Callum ...

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Commonwealth Games 2018 England vs Pakistan ends 2-2 draw in hockey

Pakistan England hockey

GOLD COAST: Pakistan drew 2-2 against England in a thrilling encounter in men’s hockey at the Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia. Both the teams played two goalless quarters in the match, but then Pakistan’s Muhammad Irfan Jr. opened the scoring with a 32nd-minute goal. England’s Mark Gleghorne equalised the ...

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England Women’s Team Win Silver in Commonwealth Games

England's gymnasts

GOLD COAST: England’s gymnasts ensured it was two medals from as many events at the Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast as they won women’s team silver – a day after the men’s team won gold. The English team – Georgia-Mae Fenton, Lucy Stanhope, Alice Kinsella, Kelly Simm and Taeja ...

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