Indian women’s table tennis team made history at the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast on Sunday as they beat Singapore 3-1 in the gold award coordinate.

It was the country’s first gold medal in the women’s team table tennis event in Games history.

Delhi girl Manika Batra won two matches against tough competitors and played an important role in India’s triumph. She put India 1-0 ahead subsequent to beating Tainwei Feng 11-8, 8-11 7 11-9 11-7 in the first match of the rubber.

Madhurika Patkar, in any case, lost the second game of the rubber. She turned out to be no match for her rival and lost 11-13 2-11 6-11 to Mengyu Yu.

Patkar, as it were, presented amends minutes after the fact as she joined with Mouma Das to claim the doubles match. The Indian duo won 11-7, 11-6, 8-11, 11-7 against Yihan Zhou and Mengyu Yu.

Batra at that point beat Yihan Zhou in three straight games 11-7 11-4 11-7 to do the unimaginable. She looked in incredible control and Zhou’s game just fell apart.

It was India’s 12th medal at Gold Coast in Australia – seven gold, two silver and three bronze. Taking all things together, it was India’s third gold on day four of the Commonwealth Games, day-wise best pull up until now.

They stayed fourth in the medal table behind leaders Australia, England and Canada.

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