Commonwealth Games Gold Coast, live updates

Kelly Simm has helped England to silver in the women's team gymnastics competition at the Commonwealth games.

James, as painfully shy off the floor as she is ebullient on it, said: "I try not to think about the occasion, it's about going out there to do a good routine and counting on my skills".

Badminton: World No.2 Kidambi Srikanth and former World No.1 Saina Nehwal led the Indian badminton mixed team to the quarter-finals of the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games after outclassing Sri Lanka and Pakistan with an identical 5-0 scorelines in Pool A matches here on Thursday.

And in the final round, she got a score of 10-8, 10-9, 10-9, 10-9, 10-9.

In the Commonwealth Championships past year, Rahul had lifted a total of 351kg (156kg+195kg).

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"This was my first global outing and I was eliminated in the round of 16", said Bakari.

Ever heard of a successive gold-medallist speak of being sad after a medal ceremony? "It all just came crashing down, the pressure of the past few months", she added.

Sanjita entered the Gold Coast Games as one of the brightest medal hopes for India - she won gold four years ago at the Glasgow CWG in the 48kg category - and having switched to the 53kg category she lived upto her billing. The 18-year-old from Haryana lifted a total of 295kg (136kg+159kg) to finish third after his nearest rival, Vaipava Ioane of Samoa, fouled his last two lifts to finish with a total of 292kg (125kg+167kg).

Indian weightlifters have claimed two gold and a silver thus far in this edition of the Games.

Earlier, Hunter was fifth in the men's 50m butterfly final in 23.87 seconds, while Perry was a fraction back in sixth in 23.96 as South African star Chad le Clos easily won gold.

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