Though Delhi turned on another hot, steamy day, the two teams played fast-moving, attractive hockey, but the Australians always appeared to have an edge.Â They launched a match-defining assault in a six-minute spell just before halftime, scoring three quick-fire goals that meant New Zealand was playing catch-up throughout the second spell.
In the 10m air pistol pairs women's event, Australia, Canada and India were tied at 759 points and were all vying for the Gold medal. But Canada had to settle for a Bronze as they scored lesser number of perfect 10s (14) when compared to Australia and India (21 each). Further, India piped Australia to sit on top of the podium and clinch the Gold on the basis of count back.
As a result, Selby's fate now rests in his own hands, with only two matches remaining against Guernsey's Matt Le Ber and world number one Safuan Said.Â Trailing 1-5 midway through the second set, Selby looked down and out as a parochial home crowd cheered Raja's every shot, but the Australian superstar came back to his best as he peppered the jack with some of his trademark best late in the encounter.
Two junior-aged athletes have performed extremely well for Canada: 14-year-old Anqi Luo of Mississauga, Ontario in the women's competition, and 18-year-old Andre Ho of Richmond, BC, for the men.
The athlete tested positive for the substance methylhexaneamine, a prohibited stimulant under category S6 of the WADA list of prohibited substances and methods
Ms. Oludamola was notified of the positive result for the A sample and has asked for the B sample to be tested.
- Canadian Diver Despatie wins 2nd Commonwealth Gold; Ross adds Silver
- India beat Canada 3-0 to finish 5th in Commonwealth Games Women's Hockey
- Canada knocked out of Commonwealth Squash Doubles
- Canadian Rhythmic Gymnastics team all set to fight for Commonwealth Games Gold
- Saina Nehwal advances to Women's Singles Semi-final, Parupalli & Anand enters Men's Semis
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