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Commonwealth Games 2022: PV Sindhu, Mirabai Chanu and other Indian athletes who have qualified for Birmingham CWG 2022

Since the 2010 Commonwealth Games, India have been consistently represented by over 200 athletes at the quadrennial showpiece and this edition is also expected to see a sizeable Indian contingent.

Ritesh Pathak Author

Updated - 8 June 2022 3:24 pm

The XXII Commonwealth Games, commonly known as Birmingham 2022 are all set to be hosted in Birmingham from 28 July. The quadrennial event will have athletes from around the globe competing for the ultimate glory in different categories for over ten days. India will also have representation across categories like Badminton, Boxing, Hockey, and others.

Since the 2010 Commonwealth Games, India have been consistently represented by over 200 athletes at the quadrennial showpiece and this edition is also expected to see a sizeable Indian contingent. With more than a month left for the opening ceremony, the qualification and selection processes are still on. But still, there are enough names to make a list of qualified athletes for the 2022 Commonwealth Games.

Here is the list* across different categories

Badminton

Men’s

Lakshya Sen
Kidambi Srikanth
Satwiksairaj Rankireddy
Chirag Shetty
B Sumeeth Reddy

Women’s

PV Sindhu
Aakarshi Kashyap
Treesa Jolly
Gayatri Gopichand Pullela
Ashwini Ponappa

Boxing

Men’s

Amit Panghal – 51kg
Mohammad Hussamuddin – 57kg
Shiva Thapa – 63.5kg
Rohit Tokas – 67kg
Sumit Kundu – 75kg
Ashish Chaudhary – 80kg
Sanjeet – 92kg
Sagar – 92+kg

Women’s

The women’s team will be revealed after trials on June 9.

Table Tennis

Men’s

Sharath Kamal
Sathiyan Gnanasekaran
Sanil Shetty
Harmeet Desai
Manush Shah (standby)

Women’s

Manika Batra
Diya Chitale
Sreeja Akula
Reeth Rishya
Swastika Ghosh (standby)

Weightlifting

Women’s

Mirabai Chanu – 49kg
Bindyarani Devi – 55kg
Popy Hazarika – 59kg
Usha Kumara – 87kg
Purnima Pandey – +87kg

Men’s

Sanket Mahadev – 55kg
Chanambam Rishikanta Singh – 55kg
Jeremy Lalrinnunga – 67kg
Achinta Sheuli – 73kg
Ajay Singh – 81kg
Vikas Thakur – 96kg
Ragala Venkat Rahul – 96kg

Wrestling

Women’s

Pooja Gehlot – 50kg
Vinesh Phogat – 53kg
Anshu Malik – 57kg
Sakshi Malik – 62kg
Divya Kakran – 68kg
Pooja Sihag – 76kg

Men’s

Ravi Kumar Dahiya – 57kg
Bajrang Punia – 65kg
Naveen – 74kg
Deepak Punia – 86kg
Deepak – 97kg
Mohit Grewal (125kg)

Cricket

Indian Women’s Cricket team

Hockey

Indian Men’s team
Indian Women’s team

*The list will be updated once more names are added

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