Zambia at 2018 Commonwealth Games


Zambia is a landlocked country in Southern Africa. Lusaka is the capital and largest city of Zambia.

Athletes from Zambia will compete in the 2018 Commonwealth Games which is scheduled to take place in the Gold Coast, Australia from 4 to 15 April 2018.

Zambia has been taking part in the Commonwealth Games since 1954 Commonwealth Games and so far have participated in 13 commonwealth games.

So far Zambia has managed to win 4 Gold, 12 Silver and 23 Bronze medals in Commonwealth games.

Zambia at 2018 Commonwealth Games

I am sure people of Zambia would be eager to know about Athletes / Participants taking part in 2018 Commonwealth Games.

Zambia Athletes Participating in 2018 Commonwealth Games :

38 athletes from Zambia will take part in 8 sports events at 2018 Commonwealth Games.

Athletics –

Men

Track & road events

  • Sydney Siame – 200 m
  • Daniel Mbewe – 400 m

Women

Track & road events

  • Rhodah Njobvu – 100 m, 200 m
  • Quincy Malekani – 400 m

Badminton –

Singles

  • Chongo Mulenga – Men’s singles
  • Kalombo Mulenga – Men’s singles
  • Everlyn Siamupangila – Women’s singles
  • Ogar Siamupangila – Women’s singles

Doubles

  • Chongo Mulenga – Men’s doubles
  • Kalombo Mulenga – Men’s doubles
  • Everlyn Siamupangila – Women’s doubles
  • Ogar Siamupangila – Women’s doubles
  • Ogar Siamupangila, Kalombo Mulenga – Mixed doubles
  • Everlyn Siamupangila, Chongo Mulenga – Mixed doubles

Team –

Chongo Mulenga, Kalombo Mulenga, Everlyn Siamupangila, Ogar Siamupangila – Mixed team

Boxing –

Men

  • Everisto Mulenga – 56 kg
  • Emmanuel Ngoma – 60 kg
  • Nkumbu Silungwe – 64 kg
  • Benny Muziyo – 75 kg
  • Mbachi Kaonga – 81 kg

Lawn Bowls –

Women

  • Getrude Siame – Singles
  • Foster Banda, Eddah Mpezeni – Pairs
  • Sophia Matipa, Mildred Mkandawire, Getrude Siame – Triples
  • Foster Banda, Sophia Matipa, Mildred Mkandawire, Eddah Mpezeni – Fours

Rugby Sevens –

Zambia qualified a men’s rugby sevens team of 12 athletes

Squash –

Individual

  • Manda Chilambwe – Men’s singles
  • Kelvin Ndhlovu – Men’s singles

Doubles

  • Manda Chilambwe – Men’s doubles
  • Kelvin Ndhlovu – Men’s doubles

Swimming –

Men

  • Alexandros Axiotis – 50 m backstroke
  • Moonakala Kumaren – 50 m backstroke
  • Alexandros Axiotis – 100 m backstroke
  • Alexandros Axiotis – 50 m breaststroke
  • Ralph Govieia – 50 m breaststroke
  • Moonakala Kumaren – 50 m breaststroke
  • Alexandros Axiotis – 100 m breaststroke
  • Ralph Govieia – 100 m breaststroke
  • Ralph Govieia – 50 m butterfly
  • Moonakala Kumaren – 50 m butterfly

Women

  • Tilka Paljk – 50 m freestyle, 100 m freestyle, 50 m breaststroke, 100 m breaststroke

Table Tennis –

Singles

  • Kennedy Katungu – Men’s singles

Live Broadcast, Live Streaming of 2018 Commonwealth Games in Zambia :

In Zambia, Live Streaming of Commonwealth Games 2018 will be available on gc2018.com while Live Broadcast of the Event in Zambia will most likely be available on DirecTV, CBU, CWC, ESPN, etc. TV Channels.