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Indian mixed doubles pair of Achanta Sharath Kamal and Sreeja Akula wins gold in table tennis competition of Commonwealth Games

Kidambi Srikanth wins bronze medal in badminton competition of Commonwealth Games
 Achanta Sharath Kamal and Sreeja Akula
Achanta Sharath Kamal and Sreeja Akula
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PTI   |   Birmingham   |   Published 07.08.22, 09:33 AM

  •  Mixed doubles pair of Achanta Sharath Kamal and Sreeja Akula wins gold in table tennis competition of Commonwealth Games
  • Kidambi Srikanth wins bronze medal in badminton competition of Commonwealth Games
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Star Indian para table tennis player Bhavina Patel won a gold medal in the women's singles class 3-5 at the Commonwealth Games here on Saturday.

The 35-year-old from Gujarat, who had won a silver at Tokyo Paralympics, prevailed 12-10 11-2 11-9 over Nigeria's Ifechukwude Christiana Ikpeoyi to cap off a superb show at the quadrennial event.

Bhavina reached the world No. 2 ranking by winning the silver medal in the individual category at the 2011 PTT Thailand Open.

Besides, she also won a silver medal in the women's singles class 4 at the Asian Para Table Tennis Championships in Beijing in 2013.

In 2017, Bhavina bagged a bronze in the Asian Para Table Tennis Championships in Beijing.

Sonalben Manubhai Patel also gave India a medal, claiming a bronze in women's singles class 3-5.

The 34-year-old Indian beat England's Sue Bailey 11-5 11-2 11-3 in the bronze medal play-off.

However, Raj Aravindan Alagar lost to Nigeria's Isau Ogunkunle 0-3 in the men's singles classes 3-5 bronze medal play-off.

Para powerlifter Sudhir had also won a gold medal after scripting a Commonwealth Games record in the men's heavyweight.

In para table tennis, classes 1-5 are for wheelchair athletes.



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