Commonwealth Games 2022 Day 8 Live: Bajrang Punia, Deepak advance to Quarterfinals; Sathiyan-Sharath in Action Updates – Sports Star | Gmx Pharm

Hello and welcome sports stars LIVE coverage of Day 8 of the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham on Friday.

India has won 20 medals so far, including six gold, seven silver and seven bronze. Seven boxers have confirmed medals after reaching the semifinals in their respective weight classes.

TABLE TENNIS – LADIES SINGLES EIGHTS16

Charlotte Carey of Wales is currently leading 7-5.

And the match goes into the decider, with Sreeja winning game six 14-12.

Score now 13-13 as both players are engaged in an intense battle.

Sreeja is hanging by a thread here as the scores are 12-12 in the sixth set.

Sreeja Akula is currently 3-2 behind but leads 6-5 in the sixth game.

Manika Batra beats Minhyung Jee from Australia 11:4, 11:8, 11:6, 12:10 and is thus in the quarterfinals.

Reeth Tennison lost to Singapore’s Tianwei Feng 1-4 (2-11, 4-11, 11-9, 3-11, 4-11).

ALARM! JYOTHI YARRAJI DOES NOT QUALIFY FOR THE WOMEN’S 100M HURDLES FINAL

Jyothi finished fourth in Heat 2 in 13.18 seconds, missing out on a spot for the finals. She finished 10th overall out of 17 in the qualifying round.

WRESTLING – MEN FREESTYLE 86KG – DEEPAK PUNIA ENTERS QUARTERFINALS

Deepak wins by technical superiority and is in the quarterfinals. He kept a clean sheet against Oxenham and won 10–0.

Deepak now has an 8-0 lead against the New Zealander.

Deepak opens his account with a few points.

Deepak Punia now takes on New Zealand’s Matthew Oxenham. Both grapplers fought an intense fight. Don’t give an inch.

WRESTLING – MEN FREESTYLE 65KG – BAJRANG PUNIA ENTERS QUARTERFINALS

Bajrang Punia records a Victory by Fall against Lowe Bingham in 1min 47secs and is through to Quarterfinals.

Table tennis – women’s singles classes 3-5 – semifinals 2

Sonalben loses 1:4 (8:11, 11:6, 11:4, 11:7)

Sonalben loses the fourth game 7-11 and the match 11-8, 6-11, 4-11, 7-11. With Bhavinaben making it to the final, Sonalben could have made it an all-Indian summit fight. She came close after winning the first game before the Nigerian made a strong comeback, winning the next three at a trot.

Her Nigerian opponent Christiana recovers and wins the next two games 6-11, 4-11.

Sonalben Manubhai Patel wins the first set 11-8.

Table tennis – women’s singles classes 3-5 – semi-finals 1

Bhavinaben wins 3:0 (11:6, 11:6, 11:6) and advances to the final

Bhavina wins game three, advances to the final and is assured of a medal.

Bhavina continues. Win the second game by the same margin. 11-6

Bhavina Patel wins the first game 11-6.

Table Tennis – Men’s Singles Classes 3-5 – Semifinals 1

Sule seals the game with a 11-7 game. Alagar’s run ends in the semifinals.

Sule also wins the third game, this time it’s 11-4.

Alagar’s Nigerian opponent Nasiru Sule hits back in game two to win 11-8.

Raj Aravindan Alagar wins the first game 11-7.

TABLE TENNIS ALERT

Manika Batra/Sathiyan defeated Nigeria’s Olajide Omotayo/Ajoke Ojomu 11-7, 11-6, 11-7 to advance to the mixed doubles quarterfinals. They meet Javen Choong and Karen Lyne of Malaysia in the Quarterfinals tonight at 20:30 IST.

Sharath Kamal and Akula Sreeja defeated Chee Feng Leong/Ying Ho 5-11 11-2 11-6 11-5 to advance to the mixed doubles quarterfinals. They meet Liam Pitchford/Tin-Tin Ho of England in the Quarterfinals tonight at 20:30 IST.

TABLE TENNIS MIXED DOUBLE ROUND OF 16 (BATRA & SATHIYAN)

And with that win, the duo moved into the quarterfinals with a straight 11-7, 11-6, 11-7 win.

Three straight games are now in the bag for Sathiyan and Batra as they win the third set 11-7.

Another clinical show by the Indian pair and they win the second game 11-6.

Manika Batra and Sathiyan won the first game 11-7.

TABLE TENNIS MIXED DOUBLE ROUND OF 16 (SHARATH & SREEJA)

Sharath and Sreeja seal the win with an 11-5 win in the fourth set. The pair is also in the quarterfinals.

Sharath and Sreeja recovered well after losing the first game as they also won the third game 11-6.

Sharath and Sreeja win the second game 11:2 and draw level.

The Indian duo loses the first game 11-5.

ACTION ARRIVES

14:00 clock Round of 16 Mixed Doubles – G. Sathiyan/ Manika Batra

14:00 clock Round of 16 Mixed Doubles – Sreeja Akula/Sharath Kamal

2:40 p.m Ladies Singles Classes 3-5 Semifinals – Bhavina Patel

2:40 p.m Ladies Singles Classes 3-5 Semifinals – Sonalben Patel

2:40 p.m Men’s Singles Classes 3-5 Semifinals – Raj Aravindan

LAWN BOWLS – QUARTER-FINALS WOMEN PAIRS (INDIA V ENGLAND)

And India concedes a 14-17 loss in 17 ends to England.

India take two more points in late 17. Keeps hopes alive; Result – 17-14

England pull away in End 16. Wins three points, increasing the score to 17-12.

India wins three points in End 15. Reduces score to 14-12.

England extends their lead. 14-9 after finishing 14

India gains a point in End 13, result now 13-9

England now lead 13-8 after end 12.

India is now trailing 8-11 after End 11.

England are now leading 9-8 after the end 10.

India still leads 8-6 after End 9.

India now extend their lead to 8-5 at the bottom of 8 ends.

England cut India’s lead by one point but India still leads 6-5 after End 7.

India continues to lead 6-4 after End 6.

India leads after end 5 but England catches up; Result – 5-4.

England score two points, cutting India’s lead to one. 5-4 after finishing 5.

India extends their lead to 5:2 after End 4.

India opens their account but is still 2-1 down after End 2.

England leads 2-0 after End 1.

India’s Lovely Choubey and Nayanmoni Saikia will be in action in the quarter-finals of the women’s pairs quarter-finals against England. India will take on either New Zealand or Wales in the semifinals if they win this competition today.

05 AUGUST, DAY 8 FULL SCHEDULE (TIMES IN ACTUAL)

LAWN BOWL

13 o’clock Women’s Pairs Quarterfinals – India vs. England

4:30 p.m Men’s Foursome Quarterfinals – India vs Canada

ATHLETICS

3:05 p.m Women’s 100m hurdles – Jyothi Yarraji

4:10 p.m Women’s Long Jump Qualification – Ancy Soyan Edappilly

4:19 p.m Men’s 4 x 400m – India

00:53 (6 Aug) 200m Semifinals – Hima Das

BADMINTON

4:10 p.m Round of 16 Women’s Doubles – Treesa Jolly/ Gayatri Gopichand

17:30 Men’s Singles Round of 16 – Kidambi Srikanth

6:10 p.m Women’s Singles Round of 16 – PV Sindhu

11:20 p.m Women’s Singles Round of 16 – Aakarshi Kashyap

11:20 p.m Men’s Singles Round of 16 – Lakshya Sen

00:00 (6 August)Men’s doubles round of 16 – Chirag Shetty/ Satwik Sairaj Rankireddy

WRESTLING (FROM 3:00 PM)

Men’s 65kg 1/8 Final – Bajrang Punia

Men’s 86kg 1/8 Final – Deepak Punia

Women’s 57kg Quarterfinals – Anshu Malik

Men’s 125kg Quarterfinals – Mohit Grewal

Women’s 68kg Quarterfinals – Divya Kakran

Women’s 62kg Quarterfinals – Sakshi Malik

(Quarter, semi-final and final depending on qualification)

TO SQUEEZE

10:30 p.m Women’s Doubles Quarterfinals – Dipika Pallikal Karthik/ Joshna Chinappa

11:15 p.m Men’s Doubles Round of 16 – Abhay Singh/ Velavan Senthilkumar

00:45 (6 Aug) Mixed Doubles Quarterfinals – Saurav Ghosal/ Dipika Pallikal Karthik

TABLE TENNIS and PARA TABLE TENNIS (FROM 2:00 PM)

14:00 clock Round of 16 Mixed Doubles – G. Sathiyan/ Manika Batra

14:00 clock Round of 16 Mixed Doubles – Sreeja Akula/ Sharath Kamal

2:40 p.m Ladies Singles Classes 3-5 Semifinals – Bhavina Patel

2:40 p.m Ladies Singles Classes 3-5 Semifinals – Sonalben Patel

2:40 p.m Men’s Singles Classes 3-5 Semifinals – Raj Aravindan

3:15 p.m Women’s Singles Round of 16 – Reeth Tennison

3:15 p.m Women’s Singles Round of 16 – Sreeja Akula

3:15 p.m Women’s Singles Round of 16 – Manika Batra

3:55 p.m.: Men’s Doubles Round of 16 – Sharath Kamal/G Sathiyan

3:55 p.m.: Men’s Doubles Round of 16 – Harmeet Desai/Sanil Shetty

4:30 p.m Women’s Doubles Round of 32 – Manika Batra/Divya Parag Chitale

5:05 p.m.: Men’s Singles Round of 32 – Sharath Kamal vs F. Luu

5:45 p.m.: Men’s Singles Round of 32 – G. Sathiyan vs. McCreery

5:45 p.m.: Men’s Singles Round of 32 – Sanil Shetty vs Derek Abrefa

8:30 p.m Women’s Doubles Round of 32 – Sreeja Akula/Reeth Tennison

(Mixed Doubles QFs, Men’s Doubles QFs, Women’s Singles QFs – depending on qualification)

ICE HOCKEY

00:45 (6 Aug) Women’s Semifinals – India v Australia

WHERE AND WHEN TO WATCH COMMONWEALTH GAMES LIVE IN 2022?

The 2022 Commonwealth Games will be broadcast LIVE on Sony Sports Network. The LIVE stream will be available on the SonyLIV app.

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