Tejaswin Shankar won high jump bronze with the best jump of 2.22m in CWG 2022. He was added late to the CWG squad after court battle. Tejaswin became the first Indian to win a high jump medal at the Commonwealth Games.

Meanwhile, the Indian women's cricket team performed dominant in their final pool game to reach the semifinals. India's Saurav Ghosal won a bronze medal in the men's singles squash while it was a mixed day for the boxing contingent. 

   

Commonwealth Games 2022: Tejaswin Shankar wins high jump bronze after court battle for selection

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Tejaswin Shankar won high jump bronze with the best jump of 2.22m in CWG 2022. He was added late to the CWG squad after court battle. Tejaswin became the first Indian to win a high jump medal at the Commonwealth Games.

Hamish Kerr of New Zealand won the gold while Australia’s Brandon Starc clinched the silver. 

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The Indian women's cricket team thrashed Barbados on Wednesday to register a 100-run win to secure a birth in the semis.

Indian weightlifter Gurdeep Singh picked up his bronze medal in the men's 109+kg category at Birmingham.

24-year-old Lovepreet Singh won a bronze medal in the men’s 109kg weightlifting.

Tulika Maan added to India's medal tally on Wednesday, August 3 as the judoka won silver in the women's +78kg category.

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World Champion Nikhat Zareen secured a medal at the CWG 2022 in Birmingham on Wednesday with a 5-0 win over Wales' Helen Jones.

India's Tokyo Olympics medalist Lovlina Borgohain suffered a shock exit in the women's 70kg category boxing event at the Commonwealth Games.