She becomes the first Nigerian wrestler to win two Commonwealth Games gold medals having also triumphed in the 53kg event at Glasgow 2014.
File image of Geeta Phogat.
Indian shooters Tejaswini Sawant and Anjum Moudgil won gold and silver in the women's 50m rifle three positions final, with the former setting a new Games record in the process.
In athletics, Neeraj Chopra, Vipin Kashana and Jinson Johnson entered the finals of their respective events.
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He finished ahead of James Arnott from England, who ended with 11.30 seconds, and Jamaica's Tevaughan, who came third with a time of 11.63 seconds.
In Shooting, 15-year old Anish Bhanwala clinched the Gold in Men's 25-metre Rapid Fire Pistol event becoming the country's youngest ever gold medallist at the Games.
In the gold-medal round, with just a one-point margin, Anish, who won the silver at the Commonwealth Shooting Championships last November at Belmont, displayed his skill with a maximum of an unbeatable 30 points. Seventh for Tejaswini Tejaswini held the lead from the first shot in the finals and broke the CWG record with 457.9.
The Indian needed only a couple of minutes to beat Richards by technical superiority.
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IST: Table Tennis - Achanta Sharath Kamal and Mouma Das to play for bronze medal on Sunday after losing 8-11 11-9 11-9 7-11 7-11 to Gao Ning and Yu Mengyu of Singapore in the mixed doubles semi-finals. Divya Kakran also got home a Bronze medal for India in Wrestling defeating Sherin Sultana of Bangladesh.
It is now third straight time that Indian women's hockey team will return empty-handed from the Games as the last time it stood on podium was in 2006 when it won a silver. New Zealand earned their first penalty corner in the second quarter but PR Sreejesh thwarted the attempt, saving the team from conceding a 0-3 lead.
Women's rugby sevens made its Commonwealth Games debut, and players from the top four teams at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics in 2016 won their opening matches.
The victory also saw the hockey squad, which is now ranked 12th in the world, one-up on their performance in Glasgow four years ago, where they finished seventh. Amit, who was chasing his third successive global gold, was beaten by England's European silver-medallist Galal Yafai.
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