215-member Indian contingent will participate in the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham. The multi-sport event will take place from 28 July to 8 August, 2022.

Commonwealth Carnival

 Let's have look at the big absentees from the marquee event.

Big absentees

India's golden boy and World Athletics Championships silver medallist Neeraj Chopra has been ruled out of the CWG 2022 due to groing injury.

Neeraj Chopra

India's star shuttler Saina Nehwal, who won the gold medal in the 2018 Commonwealth Games, will not take part in the CWG 2022.

Saina Nehwal

Saina's form has seen a certain decline for some time now as she also missed the CWG trials this year.

Lurching form

HS Prannoy did wonders in the Thomas Cup. But this time he will not be able to play in CWG 2022. Men's singles shuttler has got the third highest rank.

HS Prannoy

Asian Games shot put gold medalist Tajinderpal Singh Toor has not been included in the athletics team this time due to injury.

Tajinderpal Singh Toor

Vikas Krishnan

Indian boxer Vikas Krishnan won the gold medal in Gold Coast. But this time he did not participate in the CWG trials in June.

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