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Nigerian wrestlers at the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games so far have a total of six medals; two gold, one silver and three bronze.

Bester lost to Australia's Aaron Wilson in the final game, 21-14, after jumping out to a 5-1 lead by the fifth end.

India has added two more golds to its medal tally with athlete Neeraj Chopra winning the javelin throw event with a throw distance of 84.67 which also happens to be his season's best.

The 24-year-old from Haryana dominated the proceedings against Wales' Kane Charig to register an emphatic 10-0 win to claim India's 16th gold medal on the eighth day of the Games at the Carrara Sports Arena. Mary Kom was visibly nonchalant as she waited for O'Hara to open up before launching swift counters.

The men had seen England's women thrash India 6-0 in their own bronze medal match earlier in the day, but this contest was a much closer affair as Robert Crutchley's side took it 2-1.

"We are all very disappointed that we could not qualify for the Gold Medal match because it was our target for the Commonwealth Games". The wrestling contingent signed off from the Games with 12 medals overall - five gold, three silver and four bronze.

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"Today I'm dedicating my medal to my mum, but I want to represent India at the (Tokyo) 2020 Olympics and to be there when they raise the Indian flag", the 22-year-old said looking ahead.

"I am so disappointed, I should have won a gold medal and I have to settle for a bronze".

Vandana took the field with bandage on her forehead and immediately made an impact as India got three consecutive penalty corners. Saina will now take on the victor of PV Sindhu and Michelle Li in the final.

India's boxers Vikas Krishan and Satish Kumar advanced to the finals, while Manoj Kumar lost in the semi-finals at the 21st Commonwealth Games (CWG) here on Friday.

Ghana's only medal victor at the ongoing Commonwealth Games, Jessie Lartey has revealed that he was nearly axed from the final contingent for the Games by officials of the Ghana Olympic Committee and Black Bombers. We played really bad in this tournament and I really don't feel like going anywhere tonight.