Who was the first Indian to get a gold medal in the commonwealth games?
Lila Ram was the first Indian athlete to win a Commonwealth Games Gold Medal. He won the Heavyweight Division in the Wrestling at the 1958 Games.
Kanwal Singh and Ami Ghia were the first Indian women to win a Commonwealth Games medal when they won the Badminton Doubles bronze medals at the 1978 Commonwealth Games.
Lila Ram was the first Indian (male or female) to win a Commonwealth Games Gold Medal; he won the 100kg wrestling event at the 1958 Cardiff Games.
Abhinav Bindra and Gagan Narang were the first Indian athletes to win India's first Gold Medal at the 2010 Commonwealth Games, when both men won the Men's 10m Air Rifle (pairs) at the CRPF Campus.
Pusarla Venkata Sindhu was the only Indian woman to win a bronze medal in Badminton at the 2014 Commonwealth Games, she picked up a medal in the Women's Singles.
Saina Nehwag won India's final Gold Medal at the 2010 Commonwealth Games, when she won the Women's Singles in Badminton. At the 2012 London Olympics, she took home a Bronze Medal in the same event becoming the first Indian player to win a Badminton Olympic Medal.
India participated in the second Commonwealth Games held in 1934. Rashid Anwar won the Bronze medal in Welterweight Wrestling, India's first ever Commonwealth Games medal
the first medal she won was a gold medal.
Cathy Freeman became the first Aboriginal athlete to win a Commonwealth Games gold medal when she won the 4x400m relay at the 1990 Games.
In the recent Common Wealth games, Dipika Pallikal is the Indian who won the gold medal in quash.
India won its first Commonwealth Games medal (a silver) in Hockey at the 2010 Delhi Games, going down to Australia in a thrashing, 8-0.
Netball was first introduced as a Commonwealth Games sport at the 1998 Commonwealth Games. Australia took home the first gold medal edging out rivals, New Zealand.
who is the first indian to win an individual medal in Olympic games
She won a Bronze medal at the Commonwealth Games in Melbourne, Australia
At the 2014 Commonwealth Games there were 261 medal events.
Ghana's first medal in the 2010 Commonwealth Games occurred in the Women's 4x100m relay when Rosina Amenebede, Elizabeth Amolofo, Beatrice Gyaman and Janet Amponsah came home in second.
Lila Ram and milkha singh at 1958 commonwealth games.
India finished second in the medal tally at the 19th Commonwealth Games.
At the first Commonwealth Games in 1930, New Zealand won nine medals (3 gold, 4 silver and 2 bronze).
Noel Philip Ryan (Swimming) and Henry Robert "Bobby" Pearce (Rowing) in 1930 commonwealth games
Tennis has been included for the first time at the common wealth games 2010 as a medal sports in India.
Maldives has not won a medal at the Commonwealth Games.
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Gagan Narang and Abhinav Bindra
Saina Nehwal won a Gold Medal in Women's Singles at the 2010 Commonwealth Games.
What country has been in the top two countries of the final medal count for all commonwealth games except in 1994 when they finished 3rd?
England finished for the first time out of the top two in the Medal Tally at the 1994 Commonwealth Games when they came in third.
No, the only prizes awarded for the Commonwealth games are medals however having a medal from the commonwealth games could increase a sportsmans potential earning power
Steve Hooker competed in the 2006 commonwealth games. He won a gold medal in 2006 commonwealth games.
Australia finished first on the medal tally at the 2010 Commonwealth Games.
What country has been in the top two countries of the final medal count for all Commonwealth Games exept in 1994?
England finished third at the 1994 Victoria Commonwealth Games, so in the process finished outside the top two in the medal tally for the first time.
David Bishop is the last New Zealand gymnast to win a medal in Gymnastics at the Commonwealth Games. He finished third in the floor event at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.
12 athletes from Vanuatu competed at the 2014 Commonwealth Games. Sadly no one won a Commonwealth Games medal.
Australia defeated England at the 2014 Commonwealth Games to win the Women's Hockey Gold Medal.
No, Misha Koudinov has not won a Gold Medal at the Commonwealth Games. His best result was fourth in the Team Competition in 2010.
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Abdullah Baki won Bangladesh's only medal at the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games when he won the silver medal in the Men's Shooting (10m air rifle).
India won 101 medals at their home games at the 2010 Delhi Commonwealth Games. It is their national record at the Commonwealth Games.
The first gold medal won by an Indian woman was at the 1970 Asian Games in Bangkok when Kamaljeet Sandhu won the 400 meter run.
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Canada is in the 4th position in 2010 Commonwealth games medal table.
Yes, Australia has won the gold medal for netball at the Commonwealth Games. Netball was first included in the Commonwealth Games in 1998. Australia won the netball Gold at these games. They also won in 2002. New Zealand won in 2006, and Australia again won gold in the 2010 Commonwealth Games.
Rugby Sevens first became a Commonwealth Games sport at the 1998 Commonwealth Games. New Zealand won the first Gold Medal with the legendary Jonah Lomu was named the Man of the Match in the final against Fiji. Since 1998, Rugby Sevens has been a core sport meaning it must be included in every Commonwealth Games.
India finished second on the medal tally behind Australia at the 2010 Commonwealth Games.
Dominica is good at the Athletics events but sadly they are yet to win a Commonwealth Games medal.