At the Glasgow Commonwealth Games in 2014, Punam Yadav battled poverty, hardship and day-to-day struggle to win a bronze in 63kg weightlifting. Canadian Elaine Tanner won seven medals (four gold and three silver) at the 1966 edition in Kingston, Jamaica. She won her heat in 23.09 seconds.
The men's and women's 100-meter finals are scheduled for late Monday.
The Indian women's team created history on April 8 (Sunday) when they clinched the gold medal in the women's team event by beating Singapore in the final.
All in all, it was a rather eventful day for the Indian contingent at Gold Coast as they continued a march towards the top, significantly increasing their medal tally.
"We could never imagined it would have taken us this far", Rosemaree said.
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Adam Gemili is also through to the men's final, he clocked 10.11seconds to finish second behind Yohan Blake in his semi-final and set up a rematch with the Jamaican in tomorrow's final.
Pitcairn is also slated to compete in the Queen's Prize individual event, which starts Wednesday. In the men's match-ups, Ravi Kumar shot a total of 244.1 to bag a bronze medal in men's category.
England diver Tom Daley has withdrawn from the 10-meter platform because of a recurring hip injury.
With nothing else to do, Rosemaree's young daughters Connie and Rebecca went with her and it's safe to say they had a good teacher.
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The games' diving competition begins Wednesday. I asked at our local club, and the girls were always with me.
Nigeria's table tennis team has won the country's first medal, a silver, at the ongoing Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia.
Gold Coast: India's lifter Gurdeep Singh finished fourth in the Men's +105 kg event at the Commonwealth Games on Monday.
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It was bad news in the men's 100m as well as Adam Gemili was forced to pull out through injury before the race as Akani Simbine took gold, former world champion and pre-race favourite Yohan Blake forced to settle for bronze.
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