He had won the men's team event in 2006 Commonwealth Games held in Melbourne, Australia. The races to determine the fastest will feature Yohan Blake on the night program.
The girl from Varanasi started weightlifting in 2010 when she was 17.
Red Deer's Rebecca Smith earned her first medal of the Commonwealth Games this weekend in Australia.
Adding a dash of bronze to the weightlifting collection was Thakur (94kg), who lifted a total of 351kg (159kg+192kg) on a day when Papua New Guinea's Steven Kari broke the Commonwealth as well as the Games record in clean and jerk for a total lift of 370kg (154kg+216kg). British Swimming issued a statement saying the technical dives required in the platform event "put enormous physical strain on Tom's body", but that Daley would still compete in the men's synchronized platform with England teammate Daniel Goodfellow.
"I can't really comment too much on the specifics of the selection process", said the Langkawi stage victor and two-day race leader. Judging by the loud crowd support when competitors were introduced, it was a popular call.
"Each Games is unique because of location and timing, the qualification process, team quotas, and the characteristics of the courses", Westwood concluded.
Saina, however, was not perturbed, even though she lost second set, as she pulled away 12 straight points in the final set to give the country one of its most memorable moments in the sport.More news: China's Xi says opening brings progress, closure backwardness
Shooting brought more medals for India as Mehuli Ghosh and Apurvi Chandela took home Silver and Bronze in Women's 10m Air Rifle event.
As many as six players are in the top-100 of the men's world rankings and two in the women's standings.
Breaking News: Indian shooter Heena Sidhu opens India's account on Day 6 by bagging the gold medal in Women's 25m Pistol event. "Although I didn't come back with a medal, I did come back with something - experience". They had to dig deep in their semifinal match against Singapore and come from behind to win 3-2.
India's Harmeet Desai returns a shot during the Commonwealth Games 2018 in Gold Coast, on Monday.
DOWNED DRONES: - Queensland state police have issued a warning after four drones were flown into restricted Commonwealth Games zones on Sunday. "My father Kailasnath did not care what the people around him said".
"The message from police is clear: the use of drones in the restricted airspace around venues will not be tolerated", Assistant Commissioner Peter Crawford said.