Vinesh Phogat and Sumit clinch CWG gold medals in wrestling

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Vinesh Phogat CWG 2018 Wrestling Live

The day started with Mary Kom winning the gold medal in the women's boxing 45-48kg category in her maiden Commonwealth Games appearance. Vinesh defeated Australia's Rupinder Kaur and Nigeria's Miesinnei Genesis to stay unbeaten in her weight division.

Vinesh Phogat is Haryanvi wrestler Mahavir Singh Phogat's niece, and cousins of wrestlers Geeta Phogat and Babita Kumari - both of them won gold in the 55 kilogram category in the Commonwealth Games. She will try for bronze now. That being said, it is now India's fourth Gold in wrestling in men's category after Sushil Kumar, Rahul Aware and Bajrang Punia won their respective rounds. She emerged victorious by a scoreline of 13-3 on the basis of technical superiority.

Ford got Malik down to a danger position and almost pulled it off with few seconds left. The first medal up for grabs will be the women's hockey bronze medal for which India will be playing Olympic champions England.

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Sumit Malik won gold the men's 125kg after receiving a walkover from Sinivie Boltic of Nigeria in the men's 125kg category.

Commonwealth Games 2018 is coming to an end and on the tenth day, India would like to finish on a high note and finish with more medals in their kitty. He earlier defeated Pakistan's Tayab Raza 10-4 in a dramatic bout.

Somveer won a bronze in the men's 86kg category after prevailing over Alexander Moore of Canada. Boxer Gaurav Solanki won men's 52kg Gold medal.

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