Star paddler Achanta Sharath Kamal won the crucial decider against Xue Jie Pang to guide India to the summit clash against the victor of the second semi-final between Nigeria and England, later on Monday.
Ranasinghe is assured of a medal as there is no third place match in boxing, the players defeated in the semi-finals will be awarded bronze medals.
Sathiyan and Harmeet Desai were assigned with the doubles tie and the duo rather had a comfortable 11-8, 11-5, 11-3 win against Omotayo Olajide and Abiodun Bode.
"It's a good experience and hopefully I can do a bit better next time".
Stannard has already been ruled out of playing in the Games, with his recovery the main priority, but the halfback has expressed a desire to be a part of the tournament in a supporting role for the team. So far, they have won 19 medals - 10 of them being gold.
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The Mongolian capital Ulaanbaatar has also been raised as a possible location, the sources said. Prior to that, Washington had relied mostly on South Korea's assurances of Kim's intentions.
It was mother of all upsets as prior to this final, the Singapore women's team had never lost in the Commonwealth Games since the sport was inducted in the program way back in 2002.
"The Commonwealth is a great platform for that, the more we can do that consistently from games to games to games, the more legitimate the games become and the more credible the Commonwealth is as a movement".
This is India's second gold medal in table tennis team event after the women's team claimed the yellow medal by drubbing highly-fancied Singapore on Sunday.
Now, he has a Commonwealth medal to his name, too ... and with rowing not among the sports that feature in the Games, it's the first of his career. "They will be taken very seriously wherever they play now on", said coach Soumyadeep Roy.
The host Australian team is now in the lead with 50 gold medals, 38 silver and 42 bronze. India also had a score to settle against the same opponents, who in 2010 have taken the gold at the Delhi Games.
Today's final against Nigeria was rather straight forward for the men as compared to the semifinal against Singapore, against whom they had to work much harder.