India won its first Commonwealth Games medal (a silver) in Hockey at the 2010 Delhi Games, going down to Australia in a thrashing, 8-0.
India won 101 medals at their home games at the 2010 Delhi Commonwealth Games. It is their national record at the Commonwealth Games.
Abhinav Bindra and Gagan Narang were the first Indian athletes to win India's first Gold Medal at the 2010 Commonwealth Games, when both men won the Men's 10m Air Rifle (pairs) at the CRPF Campus.
the first medal she won was a gold medal.
Lila Ram was the first Indian athlete to win a Commonwealth Games Gold Medal. He won the Heavyweight Division in the Wrestling at the 1958 Games.
At the 2014 Commonwealth Games there were 261 medal events.
India participated in the second Commonwealth Games held in 1934. Rashid Anwar won the Bronze medal in Welterweight Wrestling, India's first ever Commonwealth Games medal
Cathy Freeman became the first Aboriginal athlete to win a Commonwealth Games gold medal when she won the 4x400m relay at the 1990 Games.
She won a Bronze medal at the Commonwealth Games in Melbourne, Australia
Netball was first introduced as a Commonwealth Games sport at the 1998 Commonwealth Games. Australia took home the first gold medal edging out rivals, New Zealand.