Venkat Rahul, the 21-year-old from Andhra Pradesh, lifted a total of 338 kg - 151 kg in snatch and 187 in clean and jerk - to bring maiden gold medal for India in this weight category.
Ghana's female national hockey team find themselves rooted to the bottom of the five-team Pool B after suffering a 12-0 battering at the hands of New Zealand at the ongoing 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia.
Canada's Maude Charron clinched the gold medal in the women's weightlifting 63kg final after lifting a Games record 122kg in her final attempt in clean and jerk to record a total of 220kg. After Sathish Sivalingam's gold, India consolidates its third-place position at the Commonwealth Games 2018 medal standings.
Earlier, weightlifters Sanjita Chanu and Mirabai Chanu had won gold for India.
Hamunyela, who competes in the men's 46-49 kg category, lost the fight against Kenya's Shaffi Hassana 2-3 in the Round of 16 after three rounds of boxing. Hosts Australia top the charts with a whopping 57 medals - 20 gold, 17 silver and 20 bronze. England took silver and New Zealand finished with bronze. The bronze medal went to Australian showman Francois Etoundi, who lifted 305kg (136kg+169kg) and collapsed clutching his injured shoulder after his final lift. I thought it was not that hard. I think I never lose and I hope I can win again because this is not individual event, this is a team event.
"Because of this injury I still can not train too hard".
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The 23-year-old Englishman set a games record 58.84 seconds to secure gold, finishing more than a half-second ahead of compatriot James Wilby and South Africa's Cameron van der Burgh was third.
The 11-8, 11-8, 5-11, 15-13 win continued a recent run of wins for Evans against 2014 Commonwealth Games silver medalist Massaro, including the world championships in December.