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Commonwealth Games 2022 India medals List

The Commonwealth Games International multi-sport event among the athletes from the commonwealth Nations. The Commonwealth Nations are the nation which has been the colony of Britain. There are a total of 56 commonwealth nations, but all the nations do not take part in it, as some do not have good athletes. But the largest Commonwealth Nation takes part in it. As Gabon and Togo are newly added to the commonwealth nation they are expected to participate in the 2026 commonwealth games.

The Commonwealth Games first started in 1930, hosted by Hamilton, Ontario and Canada. From then onward it is conducted in the interval of 4 year. In 1942 and 1946 it was not conducted due to World War II. Commonwealth games for the Pare-athletes started in 2002.

Some facts of Commonwealth Games 2022

The recent Commonwealth Games, the 22nd, were held in Birmingham from 28 July to 8 August 2022.

  • It was conducted in Birmingham, England.
  • Perry the Bull is Birmingham 2022’s official mascot.
  • Motto : Sport is just the beginning
  • Edition : 22nd
  • Participation : total from 72 commonwealth Nations 5054 athletes participated in 280 events of 20 sports.
  • Date : 28 July 2022 to 8 August 2022.

Emma McKeon from Australia, has set a unique record of sorts at the Commonwealth Games 2022 as she bagged more medals than 56 nations/territories at the 2022 Commonwealth Games. She won one bronze, one silver, and six gold medals across various events in swimming at the Commonwealth Games.

Top five countries and their medal tally in Commonwealth Games 2022

CountryGoldSilverBronzeTotal
Australia675754178
England576653176
Canada26323492
India22162361
New Zealand20121749

Australia topped the medal tally with 178 medals which include 67 gold, 57 silver and 54 bronze medals. India was at fourth position  with a total of 61 medals which includes 22 gold, 16 silver and 23 bronze medals.

India performance in Commonwealth Games 2022

In this Commonwealth games 2022 at Birmingham, Indian won a total of 61 medals with 22 gold, 16 silver and 23 bronze and finished overall 4th position, India could have won more medals. As in this year games shooting and archery sport was not included. India is very good at his two sports in the previous year commonwealth games India won the maximum medal from these two sports. Neeraj Chopra the Gold medalist at the Olympic 2020 was not able to participate due to injury. This year women’s T20 cricket game was included in which India won the silver medal.

  • From India there, 210 Athletes participated (106 men and 104 women) in 16 sports.
  • PV Sindhu (Badminton) and Manpreet Singh (Men’s Hockey team captain) were the Indian Flag Bearers in the Opening Ceremony.
  • Sharath Kamal (Table tennis) and Nikhat Zateen (Boxer) were the flag bearers at the closing ceremony.
  • India’s first medal of the Games was won by Sanket Sargar with a silver in men’s 55kg weightlifting event.
  • Sudhir won the first medal for India, a gold, in para sports at the CWG 2022. He became the champion in the para powerlifting men’s heavyweight category.
  • Mirabai Chanu was the first Indian to win a gold medal at the Commonwealth games 2022, while in men’s category Jeremy Lalrinnunga from Mizoram was first to win a gold medal.
  • It is the first time in India’s history that in Men’s Triple Jump the top two position in a podium was won by an Indian that is gold by Eldhose Paul and silver Medal by Abdulla Aboobacker.
  • Squash player Anahat Singh became the youngest Indian athlete to compete at the Commonwealth Games at just 14 years of age.
  • This year women’s T20 cricket game was included in which India won the silver medal.
  • India won their 1st ever commonwealth gold medal in Lawn Bowls against South Africa Lovely, Pinki, Nayanmoni and Rupa .
  • Sharath Kamal, was most successful at this event and won four (3 Gold and 1 Silver) medals in Table Tennis.

List of  medals won by India in Commonwealth game 2022

India has won a total of 61 medals in commonwealth games 2022. Below are the lists of  those athletes who have won the medals in commonwealth games 2022. In this list, there is complete information about which medal they have in which game.

List of Gold Medals

India had won the total of 22 gold medals.

NameSportMedalEvent
Saikhom Mirabai ChanuWeightliftingGoldWomen’s 49 kg
Jeremy LalrinnungaWeightliftingGoldMen’s 67 kg
Achinta SheuliWeightliftingGoldMen’s 73 kg
Rupa Rani Tirkey,
Nayanmoni Saikia,
Lovely Choubey,
Pinki Singh
Lawn bowlsGoldWomen’s fours
Harmeet Desai,
Sanil Shetty,
Sharath Achanta,
Sathiyan Gnanasekaran
Table tennisGoldMen’s team
SudhirPara powerliftingGoldMen’s heavyweight
Bajrang PuniaWrestlingGoldMen’s freestyle 65 kg
Sakshi MalikWrestlingGoldWomen’s freestyle 62
Deepak PuniaWrestlingGoldMen’s freestyle 86 kg
Ravi Kumar DahiyaWrestlingGoldMen’s freestyle 57 kg
Vinesh PhogatWrestlingGoldWomen’s freestyle 53 kg
Naveen MalikWrestlingGoldMen’s freestyle 74 kg
Bhavina PatelTable tennisGoldWomen’s singles C3–5
Nitu GhanghasBoxingGoldWomen’s 48 kg
Amit PanghalBoxingGoldMen’s 51 kg
Eldhose PaulAthleticsGoldMen’s triple jump
Nikhat ZareenBoxingGoldWomen’s 50 kg
Sharath Achanta,
Sreeja Akula
Table tennisGoldMixed doubles
P. V. SindhuBadmintonGoldWomen’s singles
Lakshya SenBadmintonGoldMen’s singles
Chirag Shetty,
Satwiksairaj Rankireddy
BadmintonGoldMen’s doubles
Sharath AchantaTable tennisGoldMen’s singles

List of Silver Medals

India had won the total of 16 gold medals.

NameSportMedalEvent
Sanket SargarWeightliftingSilverMen’s 55 kg
Bindyarani DeviWeightliftingSilverWomen’s 55 kg
Shushila LikmabamJudoSilverWomen’s 48 kg
Vikas ThakurWeightliftingSilverMen’s 96 kg
India badminton teamBadmintonSilverMixed team
Tulika MaanJudoSilverWomen’s +78 kg
Murali SreeshankarAthleticsSilverMen’s long jump
Anshu MalikWrestlingSilverWomen’s freestyle 57 kg
Priyanka GoswamiAthleticsSilverWomen’s 10,000 m walk
Avinash SableAthleticsSilverMen’s 3000 m steeplechase
Sunil Bahadur,
Navneet Singh,
Chandan Singh,
Dinesh Kumar
Lawn bowlsSilverMen’s fours
Abdulla AboobackerAthleticsSilverMen’s triple jump
Sathiyan Gnanasekaran,
Sharath Achanta
Table tennisSilverMen’s doubles
India women’s cricket teamCricketSilverWomen’s cricket T20
Sagar AhlawatBoxingSilverMen’s +92 kg
India men’s hockey teamHockeySilverMen’s Hockey

List of Bronze Medals

India had won the total of 23 bronze medals.

NameSportMedalEvent
Gururaja PoojaryWeightliftingBronzeMen’s 61 kg
Vijay Kumar YadavJudoBronzeMen’s 60 kg
Harjinder KaurWeightliftingBronzeWomen’s 71 kg
Lovepreet SinghWeightliftingBronzeMen’s 109 kg
Divya KakranWrestlingBronzeWomen’s freestyle 68 kg
Mohit GrewalWrestlingBronzeMen’s freestyle 125 kg
Jaismine LamboriaBoxingBronzeWomen’s lightweight
Pooja GehlotWrestlingBronzeWomen’s freestyle 50 kg
Pooja SihagWrestlingBronzeWomen’s freestyle 76 kg
Mohammad HussamuddinBoxingBronzeMen’s featherweight
Deepak NehraWrestlingBronzeMen’s freestyle 97 kg
Sonalben PatelTable tennisBronzeWomen’s singles C3–5
Rohit TokasBoxingBronzeMen’s welterweight
India women’s hockey teamHockeyBronzeWomen’s tournament
Sandeep KumarAthleticsBronzeMen’s 10,000 m walk
Annu RaniAthleticsBronzeWomen’s javelin throw
Saurav Ghosal,
Dipika Pallikal
SquashBronzeMixed doubles
Srikanth KidambiBadmintonBronzeMen’s singles
Gayathri Gopichand,
Treesa Jolly
BadmintonBronzeWomen’s doubles
Sathiyan GnanasekaranTable tennisBronzeMen’s singles
Gurdeep SinghWeightliftingBronzeMen’s +109 kg
Saurav GhosalSquashBronzeMen’s singles
Tejaswin ShankarAthleticsBronzeMen’s high jump

Some previous performances of India in Commonwealth games.

Commonwealth Games 2010

Important Facts about the Indian In Commonwealth Games 2010 it was the 19th edition. It was the first time that India hosted this event.

  • Moscot was Shera
  • Motto: Come out and Play
  • Main venue: Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium.

This Commonwealth game was the best performing event till now as in this game India won a total of 101 medals. This includes the 30 medals were won by Indian shooters during the 2010 New Delhi CWG – where India enjoyed their most successful Commonwealth Games in history, winning a total of 101 medals.

Commonwealth Games 2018

At the last edition at Gold Coast 2018, Indian athletes won a total of 66 medals, 26 gold and 20 silver and 20 bronze to finish third overall, behind Australia and England.

At the last edition at Gold Coast 2018, Indian athletes won a total of 66 medals, 26 gold and 20 silver and 20 bronze to finish third overall, behind Australia and England.

  • It was held in Gold Coast, Australia.
  • Motto: Share the Dream
  • Borobi is a male Koala and was the official mascot of the 2018 Commonwealth Games.

Some of the Important question from 2022 Commonwealth Games

Which year did India host the Commonwealth Games?

India had hosted the commonwealth Games held in the year 2010 in Delhi. This Commonwealth game was the best performing event till now as in this game India won a total of 101 medals.

How many medals did India win in the 2022 Commonwealth Games?

At CWG 2022, Indian athletes won 61 medals, 22 golds, 16 silvers and 23 bronze, at the Commonwealth Games 2022.

In which Sport did India win the first ever Gold Medal in any event, the commonwealth Games?

India  women team Rupa Rani Tirkey, Nayanmoni Saikia, Lovely Choubey, Pinki Singh at the Lawn Ball won the gold medal for the first time in India history.

In which sport did India win both Gold and Silver at the same event?

For the first time in India’s history that in Men’s Triple Jump the top two position in a podium was won by an Indian that is gold by Eldhose Paul and silver Medal by Abdulla Aboobacker.

Who were the Flag Bearers at the opening and closing ceremony at the 2022 Commonwealth Games from India?

PV Sindhu (Badminton) and Manpreet Singh (Men’s Hockey team captain) were the Indian Flag Bearers in the Opening Ceremony.
Sharath Kamal (Table tennis) and Nikhat Zateen (Boxer) were the flag bearers at the closing ceremony.


Where will the 2026 commonwealth games be held?

The 2026 Commonwealth Games, officially known as the 23 Commonwealth Games will be held in Victoria, Australia.

Pdf File download for all the medal won by India in Commonwealth Games 2022

Download the pdf file containing all the medals won by the Indian sport player in various games. The pdf file will be helpful for the quick revision for the upcoming exams like Railway Group D, IBPS PO, SSC exams.

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