Free Press Journal
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    Commonwealth Games 2018: Weightlifter Mirabai Chanu carries Indian hopes on Day 1

    Gold Coast: World champion weightlifter Mirabai Chanu will be in focus for her high medal-winning chances but India’s high-profile shuttlers and boxers will also be watched keenly when they open their campaigns at the 21st Commonwealth Games here tomorrow. Competing in the 48kg category, Chanu, who claimed a silver at the 2014 CWG, is being considered a sure shot medal prospect for India as her personal best of 194kg stands

  • Gymnast Dipa Karmakar ruled out of 2018 Commonwealth Games

    New Delhi: India’s top gymnast Dipa Karmakar has been forced out of the upcoming Commonwealth Games owing to the career-threatening knee injury she picked up last year, her coach Bisweshwar Nandi said today.