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For Vikas, the medal was a climbdown from the 2014 edition where he had claimed a silver with a lesser lift of 333kg.

The gold medal was taken by Steven Kari from Papua New Guinea with his combined lift of 370kg, including a final successful 216kg lift in clean and jerk.

The competition consists of two separate lifts: The Snatch and the Clean and Jerk.

"Even in my wildest dream I had not thought that I will beat an Olympic medallist and world number four", Batra said after her shock win over Feng Tianwei. Despite all, he was the fifth-best among the lot that lifted in the men's 94 kg category.

Bhaker fired a total of 240.9 to claim gold, setting a new Commonwealth Games record in the category. The 16-year old from Haryana put up a tremendous performance to upstage more seasoned shooters as she shot a 240.9, a Commonwealth Games record.

It was mother of all upsets as prior to this final, the Singapore women's team had never lost in the Commonwealth Games since the sport was inducted in the program way back in 2002. She lifted an impressive total of 192 kg to win the medal.

Earlier, Mirabai Chanu (48kg), Sanjita Chanu (53kg), Sathish Sivalingam (77kg) and Venkat Rahul Ragala (85kg) had claimed gold medals in the ongoing edition. But failing at 122 kg in her second attempt put her in a spot of bother. When our flag flies high, it's a proud moment for all Indians.

Currently, India's medal tally reads six gold, two silver and three bronze - five gold from the weightlifting and one from shooting.

India now ranks third in the medal tally with the ten medals.

India are fourth on the medal tally behind leaders Australia (84), England (47), Canada (32).

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