Uganda She Cranes fall to England Roses at Commonwealth Games

She started with an 80kg lift in the snatch before managing an effort of 84 kg. Triathlete Flora Duffy was the first to win gold at the games and for a short time, put the small island nation on top of the medal tally.

"I came here with the ambition of breaking my own record and I am glad I made it happen", Mirabai Chanu said.

Day 3 Highlights: Undeterred by niggles and lack of proper physiotherapic care, Indian weightlifters delivered two more gold medals for the country on Saturday, while shuttlers and boxers remained unbeaten to make up for the hockey team's sloppy draw against Pakistan on day 3 of the 21st Commonwealth Games here. "I had no hopes of winning a medal after I injured my thighs during the national championships while attempting 194kg in clean and jerk". India stole the lead in the gold medal tie by taking the doubles match.

Delighted Indian PM congratulated athletes over their medal wins.

Video released by Team England showed the men's team gathered in a post-game huddle while Jones watched on - having earlier contributed nine points to a 78-51 win over Mozambique for the women's team.

With a 2-1 lead, all eyes were on Nehwal now and the veteran shuttler did not disappoint the Indian fans.

Freestyle swimmer Mack Horton also took gold in the 400m freestyle and the Aussie men's cycling pursuit team wiped a second off the world record in their final race against England.

Boxing: Star boxer Manoj Kumar advanced to the round of 16 in men's boxing 69 kilogram category after convincingly thrashing Osita Umeh of Nigeria 5-0 by unanimous verdict at the Games here on Thursday.

Jamell Anderson lured Georgia Jones, who plays for England's women's team, to the centre of the court on Australia's Gold Coast with the help of team-mates.

Squash: India's top squash player and third seed, Saurav Ghosal, suffered a shock defeat against Jamaica's Christopher Binnie in the men's singles second round of the Games.

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