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After winning the gold, the winning Indian players kiss their medals on the podium.
The credit of introducing lawn balls in the country goes to Ranchi and now in the Commonwealth 2022 Games, two daughters of Ranchi, Lovely Choubey and Roopa Rani Tirkey, performed amazingly and put the gold medal in India’s bag. Along with him Pinky and Nayanmoni Saikia also excelled. For the first time in the 92-year history of the Commonwealth Games, India has won a medal in lawn balls.
In the final of the Women’s Lawn Balls on Tuesday, India defeated the. After defeating Africa 17-10, he won the gold. India were once ahead 8-2 in the final, but Africa leveled at 8-8. In the last three rounds, the Indian team performed well and won. Let us tell you that the Commonwealth Games started from 1930. Lawn balls have been a part of it since the very first tournament. India participated in the 2010 Delhi Commonwealth Games, but could not win any medal.
1930 – Commonwealth Games started. Lawn Balls has been a part of it ever since. India has been playing in the Commonwealth since 2010 but never won a medal.
Dhoni was also a fan of lawn balls, used to encourage
Former Indian Cricket Captain MS Dhoni
Former Indian cricket captain MS Dhoni has also been a fan of lawn balls. Whenever he got time in Ranchi, he used to encourage the players by visiting the stadium.
Ranchi’s Lovely and Tirkey increased the value
Lovely said – Duty in the day, practice for five hours in the evening
Jharkhand Police constable Lovely Choubey called her home in Kanke and first talked to her parents and started crying. Lovely said that 14 years of hard work has paid off today. Looks like the whole world has been conquered. Told that he would do duty during the day and practice for five hours in the evening. The back pain was so much that I could not bend down, but I did not lose my courage.
Tirkey said – it is difficult to describe the feeling of singing the national anthem
Ruparani Tirkey said that it is not possible to describe in words the feeling of singing the national anthem while standing on the podium. Glad that 15 years of hard work has yielded great results today. Was waiting for this moment. Today I thank those who supported me in getting me to this point. Especially his coach Madhukant Pathak.