Indian weightlifters continued the medal rush as Punam Yadav won gold in women's 69kg weightlifting event in on-going 21st edition of the Commonwealth Games (CWG) at Gold Coast, Australia on Sunday. The Indian weightlifter, a bronze-medallist from the 2014 Glasgow edition, won the event with a combined lift of 222kg (100kg+122kg). Apart from her, Manu Bhaker also struck gold and took India's CWG gold medal tally to six after a dominating performance in women's 10m Air Pistol finals event. However, Heena Sidhu claimed silver as she bounced back in style from elimination zone early in the second round. The Indian contingent in the Games continued to display solid performances as MC Mary Kom advanced to the semi-final of the women's 45-48kg boxing event and the Indian Table Tennis blanked England in the women's team event to enter the finals event. India's Ravi Kumar bagged the bronze medal in men's 10 metre air rifle shooting competition. Ravi shot a total of 224.1 to finish behind Australian Dane Sampson (245) and Bangladesh's Abdullah Hel Baki (244.7), who won the gold and silver, respectively. Deepak Kumar, the other finalist from India, however, was eliminated from the final. Boxer Vikas Krishnan entered middleweight quarters and the Indian badminton team entered the final of the mixed team event.
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