Commonwealth Games closing ceremony slammed on social media

Bajrang Punia decimating Nigeria’s Daniel Amas in the quarterfinals. Later he hammered Welshman Kane Charig 10-0 to win gold in the 65kg

Bajrang Punia decimating Nigeria’s Daniel Amas in the quarterfinals. Later he hammered Welshman Kane Charig 10-0 to win gold in the 65kg

The mother of three and now politician in India made a successful return to the ring at a major multi-sports event on Saturday.

India's Satwik Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty settled for the silver medal in badminton men's doubles after going down meekly to England's Marcus Ellis and Chris Langridge.

Uganda's Solomon Mutai bagged silver while Scotland's Robbie Thompson settled for bronze.

She competed in the Asian championships last November in the first stage of a comeback and won gold.

"Look, we understand many people have been disappointed by tonight's closing ceremony", Zempilas said at the conclusion of the ceremony.

But Griggs went even further with her criticism. "So if my body allows, I will go".

"Definitely, athletics is on the upward swing in the country", he said. As one of the youngest competitors in 10m air pistol, Bhaker set a Games record to top the podium, proving that she remains one of India's best medal prospects for Tokyo 2020. In all, India won eight medals in TableTennis which is the best for any CWG.

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In the men's doubles, Satwik and Chirag thrashed Sri Lanka's Sachin Dias and Buwaneka Goonethilleka 21-18, 21-10 to enter the final, where they will take on English pair of Chris Langridge and Marcus Ellis on Sunday.

In the evening session, Vikas, a former Asian Games gold-medallist and world bronze-medallist, pummelled Cameroons Dieudonne Wilfried Ntsengue to claim the third gold for India. The fans and attendees aren't clamouring to see pop stars and ex-Australian Idols line up and sing songs.

Two of either an unsportsmanlike or technical foul lead to an automatic ejection for the game. Canada came fourth with 15 gold, 40 silver, 27 bronze and New Zealand finished fifth after securing 15 gold, 16 silver and 15 bronze medals.

England's 4-3 loss to India in the pool phase, which saw their opposition recover from 3-2 down in the final five minutes to snatch victory, meant a grudge match against Australia in the semi-final.

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He added that athletes who represented India at the Games inspire people.

New Zealands's women's Rugby team beat Australia in the final with a try in sudden death extra time, winning 17 - 12, while England's netball team also shocked title favorites Australia with a decisive penalty shot in the last seconds of the game winning 52 - 51. While Canadian officials came into the Gold Coast with a stated goal of 100 medal wins from their athletes, their real aim was to use this event as a stepping stone towards Tokyo. Hosking held off several challenges over the past 200 meters from eventual silver medal victor Georgia Williams of New Zealand and Wales rider Danielle Rowe, who took bronze.

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