Highlights on day 11 of the Commonwealth Games

Bajrang Punia decimating Nigeria’s Daniel Amas in the quarterfinals. Later he hammered Welshman Kane Charig 10-0 to win gold in the 65kg

Later, Indian boxer Vikas Krishan defeated Dieudonne Wilfried Seyi Ntsengue of Cameroon in the 75kg category final at the 21st Commonwealth Games (CWG) here on Saturday.

Prior to the CWG, midfielder Manpreet Singh had promised to bring home atleast a medal from the Games while ace drag-flicker Rupinder Pal Singh had stated that they are the best team that can offer Australia a challenge for the gold. He was a part of the gold medal-winning men's team and also won silver in the men's doubles event.

With a grand total of 66 medals, India finished with the third highest medal tally on Sunday in the 21st edition of the Commonwealth Games held at Gold Coast, Australia. "They basically punished the rider instead of the team and I don't think that was particularly fair".

Mother-of-three Kom, the subject of a Bollywood film in 2014, won a unanimous points decision over Northern Ireland's Kristina O'Hara in their light-flyweight final on Australia's Gold Coast.

Asked how does she manage to motivate herself to train even after so many years, Mary said: "When I decide something with my head and heart, I get into it fully".

David Grevemberg is conspicuous by his gregarious demeanour in his interactions with officials, athletes and the media despite being busy managing the Commonwealth Games.

The singer, who will be performing to an audience of 40,000 at the Gold Coast's Carrara Stadium as well as TV audiences around the Commonwealth, said it was "a wonderful opportunity to showcase myself and showcase my city". In CWG 2010, New Delhi, India won the maximum medals, when massive 600-plus strong members competed to bag 101 medals.

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Going to the squash courts, India's doubles pair of Dipika Pallikal and Joshna Chinappa too lost 0-2 in the final against England. "He is undergoing further tests as a precaution and we all wish him a speedy recovery".

The Aussie tally now sits at 65 Gold, 49 Silver and 54 Bronze, with the old enemy trailing behind with 31 Gold, 34 Silver and 34 Bronze.

"Callum Hawkins is conscious after and has been shot away in an ambulance".

It is Kom's first Commonwealth medal of any colour and burnishes a heaving trophy cabinet that already includes an Olympic bronze from London 2012 and five amateur world championship titles.

The second game was a complete contrast to the first as Sindhu showed some fire and pegged back Saina with some lethal smashes.

- Star Indian weightlifter Mirabai Chanu won first gold for India and in the process broke six records in six lifts.

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