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2018 Commonwealth Games Gold Coast, live updates: Mary Kom leads gold rush

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09:42 hrs IST: Meanwhile, Manavjit Singh Sandhu & Kynan Chenai have failed to qualify for the men’s trap finals – which is the last shooting event of the Commonwealth Games

09:40 hrs IST: Sanjeev Rajput won the men’s 50m rifle 3 positions gold with a Games record. The 37-year-old shot 454.5 to bag the top prize after topping the qualification stage with 1180 points at the Belmont Shooting Centre. Chain Singh, the other Indian shooter in the fray, finished fifth with 419.1. In qualification, Rajput scored 391 in kneeling, 399 in prone and 390 in standing while Chain Singh, who was placed second, shot 389, 398 and 379 for a cumulative score of 1166 . In prone Rajput shot three 100s and a 99. Canada’s Grzegorz Sych clinched the silver medal with 448.4 while Dean Bale of England bagged the bronze with 441.2. Rajput has previously won a silver in the same event at the 2014 Glasgow Games and was a bronze medal winner in the 2006 edition in Melbourne

09:37 hrs IST:And it is another gold, that too in boxing asGaurav Solanki beats Brendan Irvine of Northern Ireland in the men’s 52 kg final. He won it 4-1

09:35 hrs IST: Boxer Gaurav Solanki wins men’s 52 kg gold at 2018 Commonwealth Games

09:30 hrs IST: Indian shuttler Kidambi Srikanth has beaten England’s Rajiv Ouseph 21-10, 21-17 to enter the men’s singles final

09:25 hrs IST: Indians are either winning medals or reaching the finals today morning

09:20 hrs IST:Indian squash players Joshna Chinappa and Dipika Pallikal beat English pairing of Laura Massaro and Sarah-Jane Perry 2-0 to enter the women’s doubles final

09:10 hrs IST: Sanjeev Rajput won the gold with 454.5 which is a new Commonwealth Games record

09:05 hrs IST: Chain Singh finishes fifth out of 8 competitors in shooting

09:00 hrs IST: Indian shooter Sanjeev Rajput wins men’s 50m rifle 3 positions gold

08:55 hrs IST: Two medals (one gold and silver each) for India today and both from boxing

08:50 hrs IST:Indian boxer Amit Phangal loses men’s 49 kg final to England’s Galal Yafai, settles for silver

08:45 hrs IST: Indian shuttlers N Sikki Reddy and Ashwini Ponnappa lost 1-2 to Malaysians Mei Kuan Chow and Vivian Hoo in the women’s doubles semi-final

08:36 hrs IST: Great news! Indian table tennis player Manika Batra has beaten Singapore’s Tianwei Feng 4-3 to enter the women’s singles final

08:30 hrs IST: Singaporean para-athlete Mohammad Khairi Bin Ishak has been barred from competing at the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games after failing a doping test prior to the multi-sports event beginning

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