CWG 2018 Day 7 Schedule: Jitu Rai, Saina Nehwal, Mary Kom, Tejaswin Shankar headline Day 7

By: Express Web Desk |
Published: April 10, 2018 9:04:25 pm

India’s Jitu Rai during a training session for the men’s 50m pistol event. (Source: PTI)

Pistol shooter Heena Sidhu shone the brightest with a gold and a Games record, while para-powerlifter Sachin Chaudhary put behind a dope-tainted past to claim a surprise bronze as the Indian juggernaut slowed down a bit after five days of gold rush at the Commonwealth Games. In the women’s 400m women’s semifinals, the 18-year-old Hima qualified for the final with a personal best of 51.53 seconds. Medal hopes will once again hinge on shooters on Wednesday when Jitu Rai takes aim in the 50m pistol event, having already claimed the 10m gold. Boxing star Mary Kom would be aiming to enter the finals, while star shuttler Saina Nehwal and P V Sindhu will begin their quest for individual medals after the…

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