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Gold medalist Indian weightlifter Venkat Rahul Ragala competes at men's 85 kg Weightlifting category during the Commonwealth Games 2018 in Gold Coast, on Saturday, April 07, 2018.

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Priscilla Frederick of Antigua and Barbuda epitomises human endeavour in the women’s high jump final of the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games

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Sathiyan Gnanasekaran and Harmeet Desai (right) of India play Malaysia in the men’s quater-finals at the CWG in Gold Coast

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She won the country four medals, including four precious gold, impressing everyone with talent, poise, heart and indomitable comebacks.... An athlete often needs props to egg her on—the cheering audience, a personal keepsake. Manika Batra, our one undisputed star from the CWG, painted her nails tricoloured as she chopped and placed and smashed at will. To call her ‘hypernationalist’ again shows up the stench from the garbage that is soc­ial media.

Fireworks light up at Carrara Stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2018 Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast, Australia.

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Mia Heathcote, top, and Alexander Idaszak from the Queensland Ballet perform at Carrara Stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2018 Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast, Australia.

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Dancers perform during the closing ceremony at Carrara Stadium during the 2018 Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast, Australia.

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Mayor of the city of Birmingham, Anne Underwood, right, receives the Commonwealth Games Federation Flag for the next host city from Ian Metcalfe, Chairman of Commonwealth Games England during the closing ceremony at Carrara Stadium during the 2018 Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast, Australia.

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Usain Bolt, second left, retired Jamaican sprinter and world record holder in the 100 and 200 meters, performs as a DJ at Carrara Stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2018 Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast, Australia.

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Flagbearers march past during the closing ceremony of Commonwealth Games 2018, Gold Coast, Australia.

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Gold medallist boxer MC Mary Kom with other memers of the Indian contingent during the closing ceremony of Commonwealth Games 2018, Gold Coast, Australia.

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Flagbearer MC Mary Kom leads the Indian contingent during the closing ceremony of Commonwealth Games 2018, Gold Coast, Australia.

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Silver medalists Pusarla Venkata Sindhu of India during the medal ceremony for women's singles badminton at the Commonwealth Games 2018, in Gold Coast, Australia.

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Bronze medalists N. Sikky Reddy and Ashwini Ponnappa of India celebrate during the medal ceremony for women's doubles badminton at the Commonwealth Games 2018, in Gold Coast, Australia.

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Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore with gold medalist Saina Nehwal, silver medalist PV Sindhu and coach P Gopichand during the Commonwealth Games 2018, in Gold Coast, Australia.

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Women's singles badminton gold medalist Saina Nehwal with her father during the Commonwealth Games 2018, in Gold Coast, Australia.

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India's Gaurav Solanki receives his boxing gold medal in the men's 52kg division at the Oxenford Studios during the 2018 Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast, Australia.

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India's Manish Kaushik holds his boxing silver medal from the men's 60kg division at the Oxenford Studios during the 2018 Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast, Australia.

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India's Amit receives his silver medal for the men's boxing 46-49kg division at the Oxenford Studios during the 2018 Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast, Australia.

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India's MC Mery Kom, right, punches to the body of Northern Ireland's Kristina O'Hara during the Women's 45-48kg gold medal boxing bout at the Oxenford Studios during the 2018 Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast, Australia.

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India's Neeraj Chopra celebrates after winning the men's javelin final at Carrara Stadium during the 2018 Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast, Australia.

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India's Sumit, in blue, wrestles with Pakistan's Tayab Raza in men's FS 125Kg wrestling in nordic rounds at the Commonwealth Games on Gold Coast, Australia.

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India's Manika Batra and M Das show their silver medals at the medal ceremony of Table Tennis women's doubles event at the Commonwealth Games 2018 in Gold Coast, Australia.

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India's Vikas Krishan celebrates after his win against Northern Ireland's Steven Donnelly in the Men's 75kg Boxing Semifinals at the Commonwealth Games 2018 in Gold Coast, Australia.

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India's Neeraj Chopra throws in the men's javelin final at Carrara Stadium during the Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast, Australia. Chopra won gold.

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Sanjeev Rajput of India celebrates winning the gold medal at the men's 50m Rifle 3P final at the Belmont Shooting Centre during the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Brisbane.

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India's MC Mery Kom kisses her medal after winning gold in the Women's 45-48kg catagory at the Oxenford Studios during the 2018 Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast, Australia.

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Anish Bhanwala of India celebrates with his gold medal at the men's 25m Rapid Fire Pistol final at the Belmont Shooting Centre during the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Brisbane, Australia.

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Women's discus gold medalist Australia's Dani Stevens centre, stands with silver medalist India's Seema Punia left, and bronze medalist India's Navjeet Dhillon on the podium at Carrara Stadium during the 2018 Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast, Australia.

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India's Divya Kakran, in blue, wrestles with Cameroon's Gaella Anzong Alakame during women's FS 68Kg wrestling in nordic group at the Commonwealth Games on Gold Coast, Australia.

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India's Pooja Dhanda, in blue, wrestles Canada's Emily Schaefer during women's FS 57Kg nordic group in wrestling at the Commonwealth Games on Gold Coast, Australia.

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India's Silver medalist Mausam Khatri in men's FS 97Kg wrestling poses for the photographers after a medal ceremony at the Commonwealth Games on Gold Coast, Australia.

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India's Bajrang, in blue, wrestles with Wales's Kane Charig, in then finals of men's FS 65Kg wrestling at the Commonwealth Games on Gold Coast, Australia. Bajrang won the Gold medal and Charig Silver.

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India's Gold medalist in men's FS 65Kg wrestling Bajrang waves during a medal ceremony at the Commonwealth Games on Gold Coast, Australia. Bajrang defeated Wales's Kane Charig in the finals.

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Sergei Evglevski of Australia, left, silver medal, Anish of India, center, gold medal, and Sam Gown of England, right, bronze medal, during the men's 25m Rapid Fire Pistol final at the Belmont Shooting Centre during the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Brisbane, Australia.

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Anish of India shoots during the men's 25m Rapid Fire Pistol final at the Belmont Shooting Centre during the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Brisbane, Australia.

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Winner Tejaswini Sawant, right, of India and fellow countrywoman Anjum Moudgil, silver, pose with their national flag during the women's 50m Rifle 3P final at the Belmont Shooting Centre during the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Brisbane, Australia.

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Referee declares India's Sushil Kumar, in blue, winner in men's FS 74Kg wrestling against South Africa's Johannes Botha, right, after their bout at the Commonwealth Games on Gold Coast, Australia.

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India's Sushil Kumar, in blue, wrestles with South Africa's Johannes Botha to win Gold medal in men's FS 74Kg wrestling finals at the Commonwealth Games on Gold Coast, Australia.

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India's Babita Kumari wins silver medal in the Women’s Freestyle 53 kg Nordic final match played against Canada's Diana Weicker at the Commonwealth Games 2018 in Gold Coast.

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Gold medalist India's Rahul Aware during the medal ceremony of men's freestyle 57kg wrestling final at the Commonwealth Games 2018 in Gold Coast.

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India's Sushil Kumar poses with the national flag after wining in men's FS 74Kg wrestling against South Africa's Johannes Botha at the Commonwealth Games on Gold Coast, Australia.

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India's H S Prannoy and Australia's Anthony Joe during the badminton men's singles round of 16 match at the Commonwealth Games 2018 in Gold Coast.

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India's P V Sindhu returns to Australia's Hsuan-Yu Wendy Chen during the Badminton women’s singles round of 16 match at the Commonwealth Games 2018 in Gold Coast.

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India's Rahul Aware holds tricolour after winning the match against Canada's Steven Takahashi in the men's freestyle 57kg wrestling final at the Commonwealth Games 2018 in Gold Coast.

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Tejaswini Sawant of India, left, silver medal, Martina Lindsay Veloso of Singapore, center, gold medal, and Seonaid McIntosh of Scotland, right, bronze medal, stand on the podium during the women's 50m Rifle Prone final at the Belmont Shooting Centre during the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Brisbane, Australia.

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Canada's Meaghan Benfeito and Caeli McKay makes a dive in the women's synchronised 10m platform final at the Aquatic Centre during the 2018 Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast, Australia. Canada won silver.

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Brandon Starc of Australia celebrates after an attempt in the Men's High Jump final during the Commonwealth Games 2018 in Gold Coast.

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India's Srikanth returns to Aatish Lubah of Mauritius during Badminton men's singles first round match at the Commonwealth Games 2018 in Gold Coast, Australia.

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India's Arpinder Singh competes in the men's triple jump qualifying at Carrara Stadium during the Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast, Australia.

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India's Mary Kom (Blue) and Sri Lanka's Anusha Kodituwakku Dilrukshi compete in the Women's 45- 48kg Semifinal Boxing event on the seventh day of the Commonwealth Games 2018 at Oxenford Studios in Gold Coast.

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India's Vikas Krishan Yadav and Zambia's Benny Muziyo compete in the Men's 75kg category quarterfinals boxing bout at the Commonwealth Games 2018 at Oxenford Studios in Gold Coast.

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India's Gaurav Solanki celebrates after defeating Papua New Guinea's Charles Keama in the men's flyweight 52kg quarterfinal boxing match at the Commonwealth Games 2018 at Oxenford Studios in Gold Coast.

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India's Sushil Kumar, right, wrestles with Australia's Connor Evans in men's 74Kg semifinal wrestling bout at the Commonwealth Games on Gold Coast, Australia.

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India's Rahul Aware, left, wrestles with Pakistan's Muhammad Bilai during men's FS 57 Kg semifinal wrestling bout at the Commonwealth Games on Gold Coast, Australia.

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India's Babita Kumari, center, wrestles with Nigeria's Bose Samuel in Women 53Kg Nordic round at the Commonwealth Games on Gold Coast, Australia.

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Ankur Mittal of India wins the bronze medal during the men's Double Trap final at the Belmont Shooting Centre during the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Brisbane, Australia.

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Shreyasi Singh of India celebrates winning the gold medal women's Double Trap final at the Belmont Shooting Centre during the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Brisbane, Australia.

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Shreyasi Singh of India reacts after winning the gold medal during the women's Double Trap final at the Belmont Shooting Centre during the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Brisbane, Australia.

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India's Meghana Gundaplly competes in the team final and individual qualification of Rhythmic Gymnastics at the Commonwealth Games on Gold Coast, Australia.

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India's Nayana James competes in the women's long jump qualifiers at Carrara Stadium during the Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast, Australia.

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Australia's Esther Qin, right, and Georgia Sheehan, make a dive during the women's synchronised 3m springboard final at the Aquatic Centre during the 2018 Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast, Australia.

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India's Mary Kom celebrates after winning a semifinal match against Sri Lanka's Anusha Kodithuwakku during the Women's 48kg category bout during the Commonwealth Games 2018 in Gold Coast.

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Players of India and South Africa in action during their women's hockey match at CWG 2018 at Gold Coast, Australia.

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Om Mitharval of India wins the bronze medal during the men's 50m Pistol final at the Belmont Shooting Centre during the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Brisbane, Australia.

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Shakil Ahmed of Bangladesh, left, silver medal, Daniel Repacholi of Australia, center, gold medal, and Om Mitharval of India, bronze medal, during the men's 50m Pistol final at the Belmont Shooting Centre during the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Brisbane, Australia.

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Indian supporters hold the tricolour as they cheer for team Indian playing against Malaysia in mixed-team badminton event final at Commonwealth Games 2018 in Gold Coast.

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India badminton players hold tricolour as they celebrate India's win in mixed-team badminton event final at Commonwealth Games 2018 in Gold Coast.

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India's Srikanth Kidambi plays against Malaysia's Lee Chong Wei during the men's singles mixed-badminton team final at Commonwealth Games 2018 in Gold Coast.

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India's Saina Nehwal plays a shot against Malaysia's Sonia Cheah Su Ya during the women's singles mixed-badminton team final at Commonwealth Games 2018 in Gold Coast.

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Indian badminton team hold tricolour during medal ceremony after India's win in mixed-team badminton event final at Commonwealth Games 2018 in Gold Coast.

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Indian badminton team poses for a photograph holding a tricolour during the medal ceremony after India's win in mixed-team badminton event final at Commonwealth Games 2018 in Gold Coast.

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India's Saina Nehwal and teammates celebrate after winning a gold medal in mixed-team badminton final event against Malaysia at Commonwealth Games 2018 in Gold Coast.

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India's Loganathan Suriya leads the field in the women's 10,000m final at Carrara Stadium during the 2018 Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast, Australia.

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India's Srikanth Kidambi plays a shot against Malaysia's Lee Chong Wei during the men's singles mixed-badminton team final at Commonwealth Games 2018 in Gold Coast.

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India's Ashwini Ponnappa and Satwiksairaj Rankireddy play a shot against Malaysia's Goh Liu Ying and Chan Peng Soon during the Mixed-team doubles badminton final at the Commonwealth Games 2018 in Gold Coast.

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India's Ashwini Ponnappa and Satwiksairaj Rankireddy celebrate after getting a point against Malaysia's Goh Liu Ying and Chan Peng Soon during the Mixed-team doubles badminton final at the Commonwealth Games 2018 in Gold Coast.

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India's Muhammed Anas Yahiya, left, leads the field to win his men's 400m semifinal at Carrara Stadium during the 2018 Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast, Australia.

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India's Muhammed Anas Yahiya reacts after winning his men's 400m semifinal at Carrara Stadium during the 2018 Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast, Australia.

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New Zealand transgender weightlifter Laurel Hubbard competes in the women's +90kg weightlifting category at the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast.

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Indian Lalchhanhimi competes in the women's 90kg weightlifting category during Commonwealth Games 2018 at Gold Coast.

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Indian Purnima Pandey competes in the women's +90kg weightlifting category during Commonwealth Games 2018 at Gold Coast.

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Samoa's Gold medalist Sanele Mao (C) with India's Silver medalist Pradeep Singh (L), and England's Bronze medalist Owen Boxall (R) during medal ceremony of Men's 105Kg Weightlifting at Commonwealth Games 2018 in Gold Coast.

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Indian weightlifter Pardeep Singh competes in the men's 105kg weightlifting category during the Commonwealth Games 2018 in Gold Coast.

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Holly Jones of Wales competes on the vault during the artistic gymnastics women's apparatus final at Coomera Indoor Stadium during the Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast, Australia.

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Bradley Tandy of South Africa starts his men's 50m freestyle heat at the Aquatic Centre during the 2018 Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast, Australia.

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Canada's Kylie Masse, center, starts her women's 50m backstroke heat at the Aquatic Centre during the 2018 Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast, Australia.

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Indian Weightlifter Seema competes in the Women's 75kg category during the Commonwealth Games 2018 in Gold Coast.

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India's Saina Nehwal with National coach Gopichand during the women's singles of Badminton Mixed Team Semifinals match during the Commonwealth Games 2018 in Gold Coast, Australia.

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India's Srikanth Kidambi with Singapore's Loh Kean Yew after wining the match during the men's singles of Badminton Mixed Team Semifinals match during the Commonwealth Games 2018 in Gold Coast, Australia.

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Tejaswin Shankar of India competes in the men's high jump heats at the Carrara Stadium during the 2018 Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast, Australia.

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India's Vikas Thakur shows bronze medal during medal ceremony of the men's 94kg Weightlifting category during the Commonwealth Games 2018 in Gold Coast, Australia.

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India's Pradeep Singh celebrates after a successful lift in Men's 105Kg Weightlifting final at the Commonwealth Games, in Gold Coast, Australia. Singh won Silver medal in his category.

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Winner Dane Sampson of Australia, center, poses with Abdullah Hel Baki of Bangladesh, left, silver, and Ravi Kumar of India, bronze, for a photo during the men's 10m Air Rifle finals at the Belmont Shooting Centre during the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Brisbane, Australia.

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Gold medalist, India's weightlifter Venkat Rahul Ragala, Samoa's silver medalist Don Opeloge and Malaysia's Bronze Medalist Muhamad Fazrul Azrie Mohada during the medal ceremony of the men's 85kg Weightlifting category during the Commonwealth Games 2018 in Gold Coast.

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Indian Weightlifter Vikas Thakur competes in the men's 94kg Weightlifting category during the Commonwealth Games 2018 in Gold Coast, Australia.

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Members of Indian women's Table Tennis team pose for a photo after a gold medal win during Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast.

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Ravi Kumar of India takes aim during the men's 10m Air Rifle finals at the Belmont Shooting Centre at the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Brisbane, Australia.

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Manu Bhaker of India, center, poses with the gold medal accompanied by silver medalist Sidhu Heena of India, left, and bronze medalist Elena Galiabovitch of Australia right, during the women's 10m Air Pistol final at the Belmont Shooting Centre during the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Brisbane, Australia.

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Sidhu Heena of India competes during the women's 10m Air Pistol final at the Belmont Shooting Centre during the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Brisbane, Australia.

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