LIVE - CWG 2022 | Eldhose Paul wins gold, Aboobacker silver in men's triple jump

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LIVE - CWG 2022 | Eldhose Paul wins gold, Aboobacker silver in men's triple jump

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Another day at the Commonwealth Games 2022, and a major focus will be on athletics again, as a few Indian will be in the fray today as well. The biggest hope for India from the track will be Avinash Sable, who will be seen in action in the men's 3000m steeplechase and 5000m final.

Men's Javelin FINAL

That is the end of the competition as Pakistan's Arshad Nadeem gets a gold with a throw of 90.18m. The Indians finish in fifth and sixth.

Men's Javelin FINAL

The Indians, DP Manu and Rohit Yadav are in fifth and sixth position, respectively. They will need their PBs to get among the medals.

Men's Javelin FINAL

And the men's javelin final has started. GUESS WHAT?

Pakistan's Arshad Nadeem with a throw over 86m is leading.

DP Manu with a throw of 79m here.

Women's Javelin FINAL

India's Annu Rani claims a bronze medal with a best attempt of 60.00m. NOt her best but she still gets a medal.

Men's 10000m race walk FINAL

And Sandeep Kumar gets a bronze here. WELL DONE!

He also gets a PB of 38:49.21s.

Triple Jump FINAL

And that is it, India finish with gold and silver. WHAT A PERFORMANCE HERE

ELDHOSE PAULLLLLLL 17.03m

Abdulla Aboobacker NARANGOLINTEVID 17.02m

Jah-Nhai PERINCHIEF 16.92m

Women's Javelin FINAL

So this event has started and India's Annu Rani should finish among medals. In the first attempt, she gets 55.61m.

Triple Jump FINAL

Here is how things stand after round 4

Eldhose PAUL +3.1 17.03

BER Jah-Nhai PERINCHIEF +1.6 16.92

IND Praveen CHITHRAVEL +1.1 16.89

IND Abdulla Aboobacker      +1.5         16.71

Men's 10000m race walk FINAL

We have two Indians here, Sandeep Kumar and Amit Khatri. CAN WE EXPECT SOME MEDALS?

Triple Jump FINAL

So after two rounds, the Indians are in second, third and fourth places.

BER Jah-Nhai PERINCHIEF 16.92

Praveen CHITHRAVEL         16.75

Abdulla Aboobacker               16.62

Eldhose PAUL                         16.30

Triple Jump FINAL

Not a great start for Eldhose Paul as he gets only 14.52m jump. Praveen gets 16.75m here.

Triple Jump FINAL

Abdulla Aboobacker NARANGOLINTEVID with a first jump of 16.57m.

Three Indians in the fray – Eldhose Paul, Abdulla Aboobacker and Pravin Chithravel

And we bring to you the penultimate day of athletics. It promises to be a big one for India as we start action from men's triple jump final where as many as three Indians will be in the fray. Then the action moves to men's and women's javelin throw final where we can expect medals too. STAY TUNED!


Men's 5000m Final

Jacob Kiplimo of Uganda takes the gold. Looks like Sable did not finish the race.

Men's 5000m Final

There is no way now Sable can cover up the distance.

Men's 5000m Final

Sable trying his best, but the gap is widening from the front group. But don't rule him out already.

Men's 5000m Final

Hopefully, Sable is not too fatigued after the steeplechase effort in the afternoon. He is lagging behind for now.

Men's 5000m Final

Sable is not the fastest in the field but a PB can certainly put him among the medals.

Men's 5000m Final

It is time for big one now. Avinash Sable will be in action again.

Women’s Hammer Throw Final

Poor showing by Manju Bala as she finishes last with a throw of 60.96m only.

Women’s Hammer Throw Final

So we have another event coming up. Manju Bala had made it to the final and will be seen in action soon. But do wait for the big one. Avinash Sable in men;s 5000m final.

UPDATE - Team of Dutee Chand, Hima Das, Srabani Nanda and Jyothi Yarraji through to the final of 4×100 women’s relay after finishing second in their heat behind Jamaica.

UPDATE - SABLE HAS WON THE SILVER IN THE 3000M STEEPLE CHASE. WHAT A PERFORMANCE!!! He finishes with a time of 8:11.20 (PB) behind Abraham Kibiwot who had a time of 8:11.15. Sable was literally a split second from winning the Gold. But he, and the rest of India, will be pleased with a brilliant Silver medal. 

MEN'S 3000m STEEPLECHASE

ANd Sable will be live in a couple of minutes. FINGERS CROSSED!

SILVERRRR!

Priyanka has won a silver in women's 10000m walk with a time of 43.39s.

India has an unexpected medal here. WHAT a performance by the Indian.

Women’s 10,000m Race Walk

The distance between the first and the second is reducing. Priyanka catching up, but still 18s behind the leader. 

Women’s 10,000m Race Walk

Priyanka is in the second place currently, while Australia's Montag is leading by a staggering 31s.

Women's F55-57 Shot Put - Final

Eucharia Njideka IYIAZI comes up with a throw of 10.03m in first attempt.

Women’s 10,000m Race Walk

INterestingly, Priyanka has the best timing among all the athletes participating. DO WE HAVE A MEDAL COMING?

Women's F55-57 Shot Put - Final

Poonam with the first throw of 7.07m. Good one there by the Indian.

Women’s 10,000m Race Walk

The final of women's 10000m race walk has started and India's Priyanka, Bhawana Jat are in the fray.

Women's F55-57 Shot Put - Final

So the women's F55-57 shot put final is underway and India has three participants. Santosh, Poonam Sharma and Sharmila. 

UPDATE - The biggest attraction of the day will be Avinash Sable, whose first event will start at 4.20pm.


SCHEDULE DAY 9

ATHLETICS AND PARA ATHLETICS

Women’s F55-57 Shot Put Final: Poonam Sharma, Sharmilam, Santosh - 2:50 pm

Women’s 10,000m Race Walk Final: Priyanka, Bhawana Jat- 3 pm

Men’s 3000m Steeplechase Final: Avinash Sable - 4:20 pm

Women’s Tea 4x100m Relay round 1, Heat 1: Hima Das, Dutee Chand, Shrbani Nanda, NS Simi - 4:45 pm

Women’s Hammer Throw Final: Manju Bala - 11:30 pm

Men’s 5000m Final: Avinash Sable - 12:40 am

SQUASH

Men’s doubles, quarterfinal: V Senthilkumar/Abhay Singh vs Yow Eain Ng/Wern Chee Yuen - 5:15 pm

Mixed doubles, semifinal: Dipika Pallikal/Saurav Ghosal vs Joelle King/Paul Coll - 6 pm

BADMINTON

Women’s singles quarterfinals: PV Sindhu vs Jin Wei Goh - 4:20 pm

Women’s singles quarterfinals: Akarshi Kashyap vs Kirsty Gilmour - 6 pm

Men’s singles quarterfinals: Kidambi Srikanth vs Toby Penty - 10 pm

Men’s singles quarterfinals: Lakshya Sen vs Paul Georges - 10 pm

Women’s doubles quarterfinals: Treesa Jolly and Gayatri Gopichand Tahlia Richardson/Katherine Wynter - 10:50 pm

Men’s doubles quarterfinals: Chirag Shetty/Satwiksairaj Rankireddy vs Schueler/Nathan - 11:40 pm

BOXING

Women’s Minimumweight (45-48kg) semifinal: Nitu Ghangas vs Priyanka Dhillon - 3 pm

Men’s Flyweight (48kg-51kg) semifinal: Amit Panghal vs Patrick Chinyemba - 3:30 pm

Women’s Light Flyweight (48kg-50kg) semifinal: Nikhat Zareen vs Savannah Stubley - 7:15 pm

Women’s Lightweight (57kg-60kg) semifinal: Jaismine vs Gemma Richardson - 8 pm

Men’s Featherweight, semifinal: Mohammad Hussamuddin vs Joseph Commey - 11:30 pm

Men’s Welterweight (63.5kg-67kg) semifinal: Rohit Tokas vs Stephen Zimba - 12:45 pm

Super Heavyweight (over 92kg) semifinal: Sagar vs Ifeanyi Onyekwere - 1:30 am

CRICKET

Women’s T20 semi-final: India vs England - 3:30 pm

HOCKEY

Men’s team semi-final: India vs South Africa - 10:30 pm

TABLE TENNIS AND PARA TABLE TENNIS

Women’s doubles round of 16: Akula Sreeja/Reeth Tennison vs Anna Chloe Thomas Wu Zang/Lara Whitton- 2 pm

Women’s doubles round of 16: Manika Batra/Diya Parag Chitale vs Oumehani Hosenally/Nandashwaree Jalim -  2 pm

Men’s Singles quarterfinal: Sharath Kamal vs Quek Izaac Yong - 2:40 pm

Men’s singles quarterfinal: G Sathiyan vs Sam Walker - 3:25 PM IST

Men’s singles quarterfinal: Sanil Shetty vs Liam Pitchford - 3:25 PM IST

Women’s singles semifinal: Sreeja Akula vs Tianwei Feng - 4:10 PM IST

Men’s doubles semifinal: Sharath Kamal/G Sathiyan vs Nicholas Lum/Finn Luu - 4:55 PM IST

Mixed doubles semifinals: Achanta Sharath Kamal/ Akula Sreeja vs Nicholas Lum/Minhyung Jee - 6 pm

Women’s doubles quarter-final* - 8:30 PM IST

Men’s Singles Classes 3-5: Bronze Medal Match: Raj Aravindan Alagar vs Isau Ogunkunle - 6:15 pm

Women’s Singles Classes 3-5 Bronze medal match: Sonalben Patel vs Sue Bailey- 12:15 am

Women’s Singles Classes 3-5 Gold medal match: Bahvina Patel vs Christina Ikpeoyi - 1 am

WRESTLING (starts at 3 pm)

Men’s Freestyle 57kg quarterfinals: Ravi Kumar vs Suraj Singh

Men’s Freestyle 97kg quarterfinals: Deepak Nehra vs Randhawa

Women’s Freestyle 76kg quarterfinals: Pooja Sihag vs Montague

Women’s Freestyle 53 kg - Nordic System match 1: Vinesh Phogat vs Mercy

Women’s Freestyle 50 kg - Nordic System match 1:Pooja Gehlot vs Lemofack

Men’s Freestyle 74kg 1/8 Final: Naveen vs Ogbonna John

Women’s Freestyle 53 kg - Nordic System match 2: Vinesh Phogat vs Samantha

Women’s Freestyle 50 kg - Nordic System match 2:Pooja Gehlot vs Ndolo

Women’s Freestyle 53 kg - Nordic System match 3: Vinesh Phogat vs Keshani

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