Commonwealth Games: Nicole van der Kaay pleased with finishing seventh in triathlon

06 April, 2018, 04:19 | Author: Alyssa Little
  • A section of the Indian contingent at the Commonwealth Games 2018 in Gold Coast in Australia

The Indian Women's Hockey Team started off their Gold Coast 2018 XXI Commonwealth Games campaign with a disappointing 2-3 loss to Wales in their first Pool A match of the competition here on Thursday.

#1 Son of a pickup truck driver: Gururaja hails from a humble family, who reside in the Kundapur valley, in the Udupi district of Karnataka. Chanu managed to lift 196kg (86kg+110kg) in a remarkable effort. Gururaja failed to lift the 138 kg in his first attempt, while his second attempt was cancelled by the judges.

Sisters Bronte and Cate Campbell, Emma McKeon and Shayna Jack clocked a time of 3 minutes, 30.05 seconds to break the world record in the 4x100-meter women's freestyle relay. Her teammates' Penny Oleksiak and Mabel Zavaros also qualified for the final.

He made British sporting history in 2016 when he won two Olympic gold medals for gymnastics on the same day.

While Pallikal got the better of Trinidad and Tobago's Charlotte Knaggs, Chinnappa sailed past Papua and New Guinea Lynette Vai. "My coach said 'the atmosphere out there is electric, go out, soak it up.' I think that is what we have done". It was not the way I was taught to play squash. "I guess you have to find a way whatever circumstances you are in, but I couldn't find that way to win", he added.

Body of missing CDC researcher found in Atlanta river
Pending an unusual break in the case, O'Connor said that the case may be listed as inactive soon - possibly in a month's time . O'Connor said. "During that search, we did not find any indication or signs of a body being at the river at that time ".

The men's team got the better of Northern Ireland and Trinidad and Tobago thrashing them both 3-0 while the women's team defeated Sri Lanka and Wales 3-0, 3-1 respectively.

England was led to their first goal by Max Whitlock at the Commonwealth Games with victory in the men's gymnastics team event in Carrara stadium on a day that saw them claim 12 medals in total.

Abdul Wahid Omar, a member of Ghana's national amateur boxing team - The Black Bombers - lost 5:0 to Aussie Garside in a Round of 32 clash.

The New Zealanders picked up their first gold medal on the track with a victory over England in the men's team sprint.

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