CWG 2022: India clinches 14 medals including 4 Gold, 3 Silver and 7 Bronze on the day 9

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Deepak Nehra

India won 14 more medals including four gold, three silver and seven bronze on day 9 of the Commonwealth Games 2022. Vinesh Phogat, Ravi Dahiya and Naveen in wrestling and Bhavina Patel in para table tennis won gold medals. Priyanka Goswami and Avinash Sable in athletics and men’s lawn bowls team (men’s fours) clinched the silver medal. Pooja Gehlot, Pooja Sihag and Deepak Nehra in wrestling, Jaismine Lamboria, Rohit Tokas and Mohammad Hussamuddin in boxing and Sonalben Manubhai Patel in para table tennis won the bronze medal. India’s medal tally reaches 40 with 13 gold, 11 silver and 16 bronze medals. President Smt. Droupadi Murmu, Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, Union Sports Minister Shri Anurag Thakur and Indians from all corners of the country congratulated medal winners for their achievements.

President Smt. Droupadi Murmu congratulated the medal winners.  President congratulated Priyanka and tweeted, “Congratulations to Priyanka Goswami for winning silver in racewalking at Commonwealth Games. Becoming the first Indian woman to win a medal in race walking you have opened a new chapter of achievements. Your feat will inspire millions, especially our girls.”

In another tweet, President said, “Congratulations to Avinash Sable for winning silver at #Steeplechase in #CommonwealthGames. You have been consistently raising your level of performance which is an inspiring aspect of your success. My best wishes to you for your future endeavours.”

Congratulating Bhavina President tweeted, “Tokyo Paralympics 2020 silver medallist, Bhavina Patel has made India proud again. Congratulations Bhavina for winning gold in Para Table Tennis at #CommonwealthGames. You epitomise the triumph of spirit over obstacles. People should draw inspiration from your example.”

In another tweet President said, “Congratulations to Rohit Tokas for winning bronze in boxing at #CommonwealthGames. You held  your ground in a close bout, showing your firmness of resolve and fortitude. It is a praiseworthy performance from you.”

Wishing Sonalben President tweeted, “Congratulations to Sonalben Patel for winning bronze in Para Table Tennis at #CommonwealthGames. Sportspersons like you inspire people into believing that no physical limitations can subdue the indomitable spirit to excel. You are a source of inspiration for everyone.”

President also tweeted, “Congratulations to Deepak Nehra for winning bronze in wrestling at #CommonwealthGames. You have achieved high level of excellence at a very young age. Based on your promising debut, India looks forward to many glorious feats from you.”

Congratulating Mohammed Hussamuddin for winning bronze in boxing at Commonwealth Games President tweeted, “Your second consecutive CWG medal demonstrates your consistency & dedication. Your success will inspire many youngsters.”

Congratulating Pooja Sihag for winning bronze in wrestling at Commonwealth Games President tweeted, “You overcame odds to reach this level of international sporting excellence. Your grit and determination should  inspire millions, including women.”

Congratulating Naveen President tweeted, “Heartiest congratulations to the very young and immensely talented Naveen for winning gold medal in wrestling at #CWG2022. This young man embodies a bold new India earning for itself a larger share of global glory. Well done, Naveen! You have miles to go and earn many accolades.”

Congratulating Vinesh President tweeted, “Heartiest congratulations & highest appreciation for Vinesh Phogat. She creates history by winning third consecutive gold in wrestling at #CWG2022. Vinesh enters the Hall of Fame among all-time wrestling greats with this victory. She is an icon inspiring million, especially girls.”

Congratulating Ravi President tweeted, “Heartiest congratulations for an exceptional performance by Ravi Kumar Dahiya in winning the gold medal  in wrestling #CommonwealthGames. Your commanding display and historic win shall be etched in the memory of sports lovers. You have brought glory to India. Keep it up.”

Wishing Pooja Gehlot President tweeted, “Heartiest congratulations to Pooja Gehlot for winning the bronze medal in #CommonwealthGames. You have overcome major problems to excel at international competitive sports. Our youth, especially girls should seek inspiration from you.”

In another tweet, President tweeted, “Congratulations to young boxer Jaismine Lamboria for winning bronze in her debut #CommonwealthGames. Your valiant fight and resilience have made India proud and are inspirational for our youth, specially the  girls.”

Wishing lawn bowls team President tweeted, “Congratulations to Team India -Sunil Bahadur, Navneet Singh, Chandan Kumar Singh & Dinesh Kumar for winning silver in lawn bowls at #CWG2022. Along with the special performance by the women’s team, your excellent teamwork & success have opened new horizons for our young players.”

The CWG 2022 is scheduled to be held in Birmingham from 28th July till 08th August 2022. A total of 215 athletes, participating in 141 events across 19 sporting disciplines, will represent India in the CWG 2022.

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