Commonwealth Games 2022 Live Updates: Day 5 Recap
Earlier in the day, India had won its first medal in lawn bowls. A team comprising of Nayanmoni Saikia, Pinky, Lovely Chaubey and Rupa Rani Tirki beat South Africa 17-10 in the women’s four lawn bowls final to win the yellow metal.
The men’s table tennis team secured the country’s second gold medal. G Sathyan and Harmeet Desai were clinical, winning their singles and doubles matches as India beat Singapore 3-1 in the final.
Vikas Thakur, who won a silver medal in the men’s 96 kg category, added another medal in weightlifting. Indian shuttlers also bagged a silver medal in the mixed team final.
India’s medal tally rises to 13 (G-5, S-5, B-3)