Wrestlers Vinesh Phogat, Sumit Malim win CWG gold

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With the Gold, Vinesh has become the first Indian woman to win two wrestling gold medals at the Commonwealth Games, having won the honour in Glasgow in 48 kg category. Vinesh defeated Australia's Rupinder Kaur and Nigeria's Miesinnei Genesis to stay unbeaten in her weight division.

Somveer defeated Alexander Moore of Canada 7-3 in the play-off for the bronze medal. She had won the World Championships in 2012 and is also a bronze medalist in the 2010 Commonwealth Games held in Delhi. MacDonald, on her part, could only manage 3 points by the time.

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Indian Javelin Thrower Neeraj Chopra delivered his season best performance to clinch gold in the javelin throw event of the Commonwealth Games 2018 on Saturday. Malik and Phogat will be India's biggest gold medal hopes as they look the strong wrestlers in their category of 62kg and 50kg respectively.

Malik stayed unbeaten throughout the tournament. defeating Cameroon's Claude Kouamen Mbianga, Canada's Korey Jarvis and Pakistan's Tayab Raza without any discomfort. Sumit Malik also bagged gold medal on day 11 after his opponent Sinivie Boltic pulled out of the Men's Freestyle 125 kg finals due to injury. All these players take the gold medal count to 25.

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With India already crossing their Gold medal tally of the 2014 Glasgow games, fans can certainly be excited heading into the final two days of the games.

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