As the athletics events begins at the ongoing Commonwealth Games, Nigeria's Fadekemi Olude, a race-walker finished with a time of 1:49:31secs, a few minutes behind Australia's Jane Kara Saville Games record of 1:32:46secs set in 2006. "I had absolutely no idea", Jones, 28, said.
Vikas, who had taken silver in the 85 kg division at the 2014 CWG in Glasgow, Scotland, registered some of his best lifts in global competition.
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It was mother of all upsets as prior to this final, the Singapore women's team had never lost in the Commonwealth Games since the sport was inducted in the program way back in 2002. Sivalingam faced a stiff competition from England's Jack Oliver. She lifted an impressive total of 192 kg to win the medal. As the competition progressed, Bhaker fired 10, 10.3, 10.6, a sensational 10.9 and a 10.4, which put her in the lead position for gold. The other gold was also brought by a woman athlete from Manipur- Mirabai Chanu.
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Terming India's performance a "fantastic start", Union Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore hailed the country's huge potentials saying,"It's a fantastic start. We have a lot of potentials and it needs to be tapped".
This was India's 12th medal at the Gold Coast with seven gold, two silver and three bronze. India now ranks third in the medal tally.
India are fourth on the medal tally behind leaders Australia (84), England (47), Canada (32).