Kiribati at the 2022 Commonwealth Games

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Kiribati at the
2022 Commonwealth Games
Flag of Kiribati.svg
CGF codeKIR
CGAKiribati National Olympic Committee
Websitefacebook.com/kiribatinoc (Facebook)
in Birmingham, England
28 July 2022 (2022-07-28) – 8 August 2022 (2022-08-08)
Competitors6 (6 men) in 3 sports
Medals
Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
0
Total
0
Commonwealth Games appearances (overview)

Kiribati will compete at the 2022 Commonwealth Games at Birmingham, England from 28 July to 8 August 2022.[1] It will be the team's seventh appearance at the Games.

Kiribati's team consisted of six male athletes competing in three sports.[2]

Competitors

The following is the list of number of competitors participating at the Games per sport/discipline.

Sport Men Women Total
Athletics 1 0 1
Boxing 4 0 4
Weightlifting 1 0 1
Total 6 0 6

Athletics

As of 2 June 2022, one athlete will take part in the competition.[3]

Men
Track and road events
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Lataisi Mwea 100 m 11.33 8 Did not advance

Boxing

A squad of four boxers was selected as of 27 June 2022.[4]

Men
Athlete Event Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Eriu Temakau Flyweight  Mulligan (SCO)
L 0 - 5
Did not advance
Betero Aaree Featherweight  Commey (GHA)
L 0 - 5
Did not advance
Timon Aaree Light welterweight  Lynch (SCO)
L RSC
Did not advance
Toaua Bangke Welterweight  Vadamootoo (MRI)
L 2 - 3
Did not advance

Weightlifting

One weightlifter qualified through his position in the IWF Commonwealth Ranking List (as of 9 March 2022).[5][6]

Athlete Event Weight lifted Total Rank
Snatch Clean & jerk
Ruben Katoatau Men's 67 kg 114 144 258 6

References

  1. ^ Katirite, Maaba (10 March 2022). "TAK Welcomes Queen's Baton". Tourism Authority of Kiribati. Archived from the original on 10 March 2022. Retrieved 24 March 2022.
  2. ^ Palmer, Dan (23 June 2022). "Chance for dance as Kiribati select six for Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games". Inside the Games. Dunsar Media. Retrieved 8 July 2022.
  3. ^ "Kiribati was invited to be [...]". KNOC (Facebook). 2 June 2022. Retrieved 5 July 2022.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  4. ^ "KNOC has secured funding assistance [...]". KNOC (Facebook). 27 June 2022. Retrieved 5 July 2022.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  5. ^ IWF COMMONWEALTH RANKING LIST - 2022 COMMONWEALTH GAMES QUALIFYING (final) (PDF). IWF. 9 March 2022. Archived (PDF) from the original on 9 March 2022. Retrieved 24 March 2022.
  6. ^ "Congratulations Ruben Katoatau for qualifying [...]". KNOC (Facebook). 24 March 2022. Retrieved 24 March 2022.[self-published]

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