Who was the first aboriginal to win a gold medal at the commonwealth games?
Cathy Freeman became the first Aboriginal athlete to win a Commonwealth Games gold medal when she won the 4x400m relay at the 1990 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.
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 was Australia's first aboriginal track and field athlete and in 1992 she became the first Australian Aborigine to compete in the Olympic Games and in 1990 became the first to win a medal in an international track meet (bronze in the 4x400 meter relay at the Auckland Commonwealth Games in 1990).
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.
She won a Bronze medal at the Commonwealth Games in Melbourne, Australia
At the 2014 Commonwealth Games there were 261 medal events.
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.
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
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.
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
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.
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.
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.
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.
No, Misha Koudinov has not won a Gold Medal at the Commonwealth Games. His best result was fourth in the Team Competition in 2010.
Australia defeated England at the 2014 Commonwealth Games to win the Women's Hockey Gold Medal.
Kylie Pamer won the 1st gold in the commonwealth games, Hope this helps
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.
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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.
Catherine Astrid Salome Freeman, OAM (known as Cathy Freeman) (born 16 February 1973) is an Australian sprinter. She became the Olympic champion for 400 m in the 2000 Sydney games, at which she lit the Olympic Flame. Freeman was born in Slade Point, Mackay, Queensland, where the local athletics track is named after her. Cathy won her first gold medal at the Commonwealth Games in the 4x100m team in Auckland in 1990. She followed this… Read More
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.
Danyon Loader has won one gold medal at the 1994 Commonwealth Games in Victoria, British Columbia. The medal was in the 200m butterfly.
At the 2014 Commonwealth Games, Nauru won only one Medal; a silver medal in the Men's 105kg Weightlifting when Itte Detenamo finished second.
Nigeria finished ninth on the medal table at the 2010 Commonwealth Games with 35 medals (11 gold, 10 silver and 14 bronze).