Steeplechaser Sable and Race Walker Priyanka Clinch win silver medals at CWG 2022.

Avinash Sable broke his own national record by winning silver in the mens 3000m steeplechase . Priyanka Goswami also clinched a silver medal in the womens 10,000m race walk .

On a productive day for India in the Commonwealth Games athletics competition here on Saturday, Avinash Sable broke his own national record by winning a silver in the mens 3000m steeplechase, and Priyanka Goswami also clinched a medal of the same hue in the womens 10,000m race walk.Goswami also wrote history by becoming the first Indian woman to win a medal in the 10,000m race walk, earning a silver medal.With the two silver, the Indian athletics teams medal count increased to four, topping the 2018 Gold Coast record of bronze, silver, and bronze in track and field.Tejswin Shankar and Murali Sreeshankar, 27, clocked 8:11.20s to top the national record of 8:12.48 and finish behind Kenyan Abraham Kibiwot (8:11.15).

Emily Wamusyi Ngii of Kenya took the bronze medal, as did Bhawna Jat, the other Indian in the group, in 2010 CWG in Delhi, and was eighth and last.When you think about the Australian (gold medalist Jemima Montag), I was really proud to have won a medal in the Commonwealth Games in Tokyo, and the world championships last month.I just focused on my own sport and plan to close the gap on her (in the future) step by step.Asked about the mascots and fingernails she was sporting, Priyanka said, I have a Lord Krishna and I take him to every event, and he brought me joy today.