Commonwealth Games 2018, Gold Coast: Shooter Heena Sidhu wins Gold for India in women’s 25m Pistol


Gold Coast: India bagged one more Gold on the Day 6 of the 21st Commonwealth Games (CWG) in Australia’s Gold Coast after Indian shooter Heena Sidhu won Gold in the women’s 25-meter Pistol event on Tuesday. Heena notched up a CWG record of 38 points in the final to take the title in style.

With 11 Gold, 4 Silver and 5 Bronze, India are currently third in the overall medals tally. With 41 Gold, Australia continues to dominate the tally followed by England with 23 Gold.

India in other events on Day 6


The Indian mixed doubles duo of Ashwini Ponnappa and Satwiksairaj Rankireddy thrashed Guernsey’s Stuart Hardy and Chloe Le Tissier 2-0 to advance to the round of 32 at the 21st Commonwealth Games here on Tuesday.

High on confidence after clinching the gold in the mixed team event here on Monday, Ashwini and Satwik needed just 20 minutes to brush past the Guernsey duo 21-9, 21-5 in straight games.


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