Cape Town - A look at how those South Africans competing at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow fared on Wednesday:Women’s freestyle, 58kg, Round of 16: Norma Gordon lost to England’s
Sarah Grundy on points. Grundy won the first period 6-4 and the second
period ended 2-2, so Grundy won 8-6.
Men’s 200m heats: Ncincilili Titi won his heat in 20.66 and qualified for the semi-finals.
Wayde van Niekerk finished second in his heat in 20.84 and qualified for the semi-finals.
Men’s 400m hurdles, semi-finals: Cornel Fredericks won his semi-final in 49.26 and he qualified fastest for the final.
LJ van Zyl finished fourth in his semi-final in 50.07 and failed to qualify for the final.
Men’s singles, round of 32: Prakash Vijayanath lost his match to Northern Ireland’s Tony Stephenson 21-5 21-8.
Women’s Pairs, Section C, Round 4: South Africa beat Samoa 26-8.
Pool B: South Africa lost 64-40 to Australia.
Women’s freestyle, 53kg, quarter-finals: Mpho Madi lost to Lalita
Lalita, of India, by great superiority – a difference of six points
without getting a point – with Madi winning 10-0 in the first period.
Madi next meets Shannon Hawke, of Scotland, for the bronze medal.
Women’s freestyle, 69kg, quarter-finals: Refilwe Molongwana beat
Emily Mbogo, of Kenya, by fall in the first period while leading 4-0.
Semi-finals: Molonwana lost to Angela Tomo, of Cameroon, by fall in the first period while 8-0 behind.
Molonowana next meets Hannah Rueben, of Nigeria, for the bronze medal.
Men’s freestyle, 61kg, round of 16: Marno Plaatjies beat Udara
Fernando, of Sri Lanka, by great superiority – a difference of six
points – with the loser not getting a point. Plaatjies won both periods
5-0 for a 10-0 victory.
Quarter-finals: Plaatjies lost to Bajrang Bajrang, of India, by technical superiority, 12-1 in the first period.