Commonwealth Games 2022: It was a memorable evening full of historical and cultural references to Birmingham, including the Bullring, Shakespeare, and a live performance by the Duran-Duran. Prince Charles officially opened the games as almost 6500 athletes representing 72 nations went into the Alexander Stadium, which was packed with 30,000 spectators.
Who led the Indian Contingent in Commonwealth Games 2022?
The Indian contingent was led by its flag-bearers in Badminton star PV Sindhu and Indian Men's Hockey team captain Manpreet Singh.
How to watch the CWG 2022 opening ceremony in India?
The Sony Ten network will broadcast the event's opening ceremony live across all its India platforms. The same event may also be live broadcast on smartphones via the Sony LIV app. From 11:30 IST onward, viewers can access the opening ceremony on the Sony Liv website.
Star Indian javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra expressed disappointment at being unable to represent his nation at the renowned competition in Birmingham after being disqualified from the upcoming Commonwealth Games.
Commonwealth Games 2022: What are the chances of India Winning Gold medal?
India's medal tally in the Commonwealth Games has increased over time. In the 2010 edition, when it hosted the Games in New Delhi, it won more medals than ever before. More than 1.3 billion people's aspirations are resting on the shoulders of the more than 200 athletes who have qualified for the quadrennial extravaganza in Birmingham, England, in 2022.