Commonwealth Games 2022 Day 5 Live Updates: IND 4-2 vs SA In Lawn Bowls Final, Athletics Action On

CWG 2022 Day 5 Live Updates: The Indian Lawn Bowls Team in action in the final.© Twitter




Commonwealth Games 2022 Day 5 Live Updates: India leads 4-2 against South Africa in the final of the women’s fours. India looks to history as they hunt for a gold medal for the lawn bowls on the fifth day of CWG 2022. In athletics, Murali Sreeshankar and Muhammed Anees Yahiya have qualified for the men’s long jump final. Star punch Manpreet Kaur has also qualified for the final. Weightlifter Punam Yadav failed in her three clean and jerk lifts to return empty-handed from the women’s 76kg category. India will strive to increase the number of gold medals when the Indian badminton team plays against Malaysia in the evening’s mixed team final. Also, the men’s table tennis team will face Singapore in the gold medal match. In squash, Saurav Ghosal will face New Zealander Paul Coll in the men’s singles semifinal. In artistic gymnastics, Satyajit Mondal will play in the men’s vault final and Saif Sadak Tamboli will compete in the parallel bars final.

Weightlifters Vikas Thakur (men 96 kg) and Usha Bannaur NK (women 87 kg) will also be in action. In hockey, India plays against England in a pool A match for women. In boxing, Rohit Tokas will play his welterweight round of 16 match. In the men’s 200m backstroke, India’s Srihari Nataraj set a time of 2:00.84 and is ninth in qualifying. He has not yet qualified for the final and is on the reserve list.

India has won three gold, three silver and bronze medals so far.

Here are the Live Updates from Day 5 of the Commonwealth Games, straight from Birmingham







  • 16:55 (IST)

    Lawn Bowls final: India lead vs South Africa

    This is a good comeback from India. They were trailing 1-2 at one point, but have now improved to 3-2 in the Women’s Lawn Bowls Finals.

  • 4:45 PM (IST)

    Lawn Bowls final: India level scores

    India scores a point to make it 2-2 against South Africa after three throws in the women’s lawn bowls final match.

  • 16:35 (IST)

    Lawn Bowls final: SA lead vs IND

    After two ends of pitches, South Africa leads India 2-1.

  • 16:26 (IST)

    Lawn Bowls: India vs SA final begins

    The Women’s Fours gold medal between South Africa and India has begun

  • 16:00 (IST)

    Athletics: Manpreet Kaur in women’s shot put final

    Manpreet Kaur has qualified for the women’s shot put final with a throw of 16.78 m.

  • 15:56 (IST)

    Weightlifting: Punam Yadav Out of Medal Battle

    She failed in all three clean and jerk attempts in the women’s 76kg weightlifting final. She even challenged the third attempt, but the judges thought otherwise.

  • 15:52 (IST)

    Weightlifting: Punam Stutter

    The Indian has been unable to lift in any of her attempts in the clean and jerk round

  • 15:47 (IST)

    Weightlifting: Maximina Uepa of Nauru in the lead

    Nauru’s Maximina Uepa lifted 115 kg in her first attempt. Her combined lift is 211 kg

  • 15:42 (IST)

    Athletics: Women’s Shot Put – Qualification – In Progress

    India’s Manpreet Kaur is competing and she has 16.68 m . thrown

  • 15:32 (IST)

    Athletics: Men’s Long Jump Qualifications

    Muhammed Anees Yahiya also qualified for the men’s long jump final with a best effort of 7.68m.

    Qualifying Rules: Qualifier 8.00 (Q) or at least 12 best performers (q) advance to the final

  • 15:25 (IST)

    Swimming: Nataraj on reserve list

    In the men’s 200m backstroke, India’s Srihari Nataraj set a time of 2:00.84 and is ninth in qualifying. He has not yet qualified for the final and is on the reserve list

  • 15:19 (IST)

    Weightlifting: clean and jerk

    The clean and jerk round has started and Punam will lift 116kg in her first attempt in this round.

  • 15:12 (IST)

    Lawn Bowls: India loses to New Zealand in women’s pairs event

    India has lost their round 1 match of women’s pairs lawn bowls to New Zealand. The final score was 18-9 in favor of New Zealand.

  • 15:10 (IST)

    Athletics: Murali Sreeshankar in final

    In the long jump, Murali Sreeshankar qualifies for the final with a huge jump of 8:05m.

    Qualifying Rules: Qualifier 8.00 (Q) or at least 12 best performers (q) advance to the final

  • 15:05 (IST)

    Weightlifting: Laylor leads field, Punam second

    Maya Laylor of Camada lifts 100 kg on her first attempt and leads the field. Punam follows her in second place with a lift of 98 kg.

  • 15:04 (IST)

    Weightlifting: Punam lifts 98 kg!

    A flawless lift and Punam is back in the field.

  • 14:56 (IST)

    Weightlifting Update

    Nauru’s Maximina Uepa lifts 96kg to lead the field now. Punam goes for 98 kg on her third attempt.

  • 14:53 (IST)

    Weightlifting: Punam lifts 95 kg

    After failing to lift 95 kg on her first attempt, the Indian successfully lifts 95 kg to lead the field.

  • 14:49 (IST)

    Weightlifting: Nauru’s Uepa Leads

    Nauru’s Maximina Uepa has lifted 94kg in her second attempt at snatching as she currently leads the field.

  • 14:42 (IST)

    Weightlifting Update

    Maximina Uepa from Nauru and Deborah Alawode from England both lifted 90kg on their first attempt.

  • 14:34 (IST)

    Weightlifting Update

    So far, Amy Salt from Wales leads the field with a lift capacity of 86kg.

  • 14:21 (IST)

    Weightlifter: Event Begins!

    Punam springs into action later. She goes for gold. She is a two-time CWG medalist. She won bronze (63 kg) in 2014 and silver (69 kg) in 2018.

  • 14:12 (IST)

    Lawn Bowls: India trail New Zealand

    In Women’s Pairs – Section B – Round 1, India is 5-8 behind New Zealand.

  • 14:11 (IST)

    Weightlifting

    Punam Yadav goes for 95kg in her first attempt in snatch and 116kg in her first attempt in clean and jerk

  • 13:45 (IST)

    Weightlifting: India’s First Medal Event of the Day

    India’s first medal event of the day is the women’s 76kg final involving Punam Yadav. She is a former CWG Medalist

  • 13:10 (IST)

    Lawn Bowls: India women’s couples competition underway

    The Women’s Pairs Section B Round 1 match between India and New Zealand has begun. Stay connected for the live scores.

  • 12:36 (IST)

    What is India’s position in the number of medals?

    India took a total of three medals, two bronze and one silver, on Day 4 and kept the sixth place. India now has a total of 9 medals, including three gold. Australia tops the list, while England and New Zealand follow in second and third place, respectively. Take a quick look at the medal mirror HERE.

  • 12:29 (IST)

    Best wishes to Murali Sreeshankar

    Indian Murali Sreeshankar will appear in the long jump qualifier today. This event starts at 2:30 PM IST. Here are some heartfelt wishes for the Indian star ahead of his qualification.

  • 12:21 (IST)

    India’s Day 5 Schedule

    If you want a quick look at India’s schedule on Day 5 before the actual action kicks off, GO HERE.

  • 12:18 (IST)

    Athletic events starting today

    Tuesday marks the start of athletics events in the ongoing Commonwealth Games. Indian long jumpers Murali Sreeshankar, Muhammed Anees Yahiya and discus thrower Seema Punia are in action today. READ IN DETAIL

  • 12:14 (IST)

    When is the final of India’s lawn bowls ladies fours?

    Women’s Four Lawn Bowls Finals Today. They will play against South Africa in the top clash.

  • 12:09 (IST)

    Relive Day 4 action!

    In case you missed India’s performance on Day 4 of the ongoing Games, we’ve got it all for you. CLICK HERE and relive the action!

  • 12:07 (IST)

    Highlights of Day 4

    As India reached the final of the women’s fours lawn bowls on Monday, the historic feat followed silver and bronze medals from judokas Shushila Devi Likmabam and Vijay Kumar Yadav, respectively. On the other hand, Harjinder Kaur won bronze in women’s 71 kg weightlifting.

  • 11:37 (IST)

    Welcome men!

    Hello everyone, welcome to this room. After a good fourth day from India’s perspective, the Commonwealth Games are moving into their fifth day of action. You will get all live updates and scores related to different disciplines here. Stay connected!

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