CWG 2022: A Day Of Hits And Misses For Team India
Team India’s performance on Day 1 of the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham was inconsistent.
India lost the cricket match and performed poorly in the cycling and a few swimming competitions.
However, there was joy in women’s hockey, table tennis, and badminton.
1-CWG 2022 Day 1: Men’s and women’s TT teams advance to the next round after India trounces Pakistan in badminton
In their mixed team campaign opener at the 22nd Commonwealth Games here on Friday, India’s favoured shuttlers swept Pakistan 5-0 without breaking a sweat.
Suleman Baloch of Pakistan was outmatched in the opening round of the 63.5kg division match by veteran Indian boxer Shiva Thapa.
Both the Indian men’s and women’s table tennis teams have won their opening matches at the Commonwealth Games.
2-Captain Harmanpreet taking the initiative | Cricket | Birmingham Commonwealth Games-CWG 2022
In their inaugural encounter at CWG2022, TeamIndia posted a respectable score thanks to a “captain’s knock” by Harmanpreet Kaur.
3-Renuka Singh Rioting Against Australia | Cricket | Birmingham | Commonwealth Games 2022
Renuka’s outstanding first spell with the new ball in the CWG2022 opener eliminated the Australian Top Four.
4- Boxing | Birmingham | Birmingham Commonwealth Games 2022 | Shiva Thapa Off To A Strong Start
The Indian boxer Shiva Thapa advances to the next round of the men’s boxing light welterweight division with a commanding 5-0 victory over Pakistan’s Suleman Baloch!
5-Hockey | Birmingham | Commonwealth Games 2022 | Team India destroys Ghana 5-0
Team India dominated Ghana in their opening match of CWG2022 with a flawless performance!
6-Dominating Performance from PV Sindhu | Badminton | Birmingham | Commonwealth Games 2022
In the Group Stages of the Badminton Mixed Event, PV Sindhu defeated Mahoor Shahzad to earn her first victory of the #CWG2022 as Team India easily defeated Pakistan!