Commonwealth Games 2022: PV Sindhu has won a gold medal for India.© AFP
Commonwealth Games 2022, Day 11 Live Updates: PV Sindhu has won a gold medal at the ongoing Commonwealth Games after defeating Canada’s Michelle Li in the women’s singles final. It’s the final day of the CWG 2022 and India have a chance to win as many as five gold medals. In badminton men’s singles, Lakshya Sen would also be eyeing a gold medal. The men’s doubles pair of Chirag Shetty and Satwiksairaj Rankireddy will also play their final. Later in the evening, the men’s hockey team will square off against Australia in the gold medal match. In table tennis, Achanta Sharath Kamal will also look for ultimate glory as he plays the men’s singles final. India currently have 55 medals (18 gold, 15 silver, 22 bronze) and they would look to finish with more yellow metal in the tally.
Here are the Live Updates from Day 11 of the Commonwealth Games, straight from Birmingham
PV Sindhu has done it
The Indian wins her first major multi-sport event gold medal with a 21-15, 21-13 win over Canada’s Michelle Li.
Badminton: Sindhu one point away
The Indian star is leading 20-13 in the second game. She should take the match easily.
Badminton: Sindhu leads 16-12
A quality shot from Sindhu and Li can’t retrieve it! Sindhu leads 16-12
Badminton final: Terrific rally
PV Sindhu engaged in a long rally with Michell Li, who is not giving up easily. Sindhu fails to retrieve Li’s forehand shot and now leads 13-10
Badminton final: Sindhu looks set for a win
SIndhu is leading 12-7 now. She si just eight points away from giving India its 19th gold medal
Badminton final: No stopping Sindhu
PV Sindhu has been playing really well and with confidence. The fact that Li is committing to many errors is helping the Indian. She is leading 10-5.
Badminton final: PV Sindhu wins first game
The Indian superstar has taken the first game 21-15
Badminton final: Terrific play
Sindhu engages Li in a rally and then gets a point after the Canadian shuttler errs with a drop shot
Badminton: PV Sindhu dominant
Her court coverage has been brilliant and she is making Li going for the shots. At halfway stagein the first game, Sindhu leads 11-8
Badminton: Tough fight
Michelle Li is currently world no. 14 while Sindhu is world No. 1
Badminton: Sindhu in lead
Sindhu holds a slender 5-4 lead in the first game!
Badminton: PV Sindhu’s final starts
After a short delay, PV Sindhu’s final against Michelle Li has started. Sindhu is the favourite here to win a gold medal.
Badminton: PV Sindhu’s final about to start
In Women’s Singles – Gold Medal Match, India’s PV Sindhu will face Canada’s Michelle Li
Sathiyan G eyeing bronze
Apart from Sharath Kamal’s gold medal match, Sathiyan G will be playing in the bronze medal match of table tennis.
CWG 2022: Sharath Kamal to be in action
Table Tennis star Sharath Kamal will be in action in men’s gold medal match at 4:25 PM.
CWG 2022: Men’s hockey final awaits
The men’s hockey gold medal match will be played between India and Australia. Match to start at 5 PM IST!
CWG 2022: Lakshya Sen in action later in the day
Lakshya Sen would play his gold medal singles match later in the day! His match will follow the PV Sindhu’s match!
CWG 2022: Hello and welcome
Hello and welcome to our Live coverage of Day 11 of the ongoing CWG 2022. PV Sindhu will be in action first as she would play her gold medal match. Game starts at 1:20 PM
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