Asian Games 2018, Day 5 Highlights: Shardul Vihan Wins Double Trap Silver; Bronze In Kabaddi, Tennis
Highlights of Asian Games 2018: Teenager Shardul Vihan won silver medal in men's Double Trap event.
Teenager Shardul Vihan starred for India on Day 5 of the Asian Games 2018. 15-year-old Shardul clinched the silver medal in the men's double trap shooting event. Shardul shot a total to 73 points while Korea's 34-year-old Shin Hyunwoo won the gold medal with a total of 74 points. Qatar's Al Marri Hamad Ali bagged the bronze after shooting 53. Apart from the silver, tennis player Ankita Raina opened India's medal tally on Day 5 with a bronze in women's single event after losing to Shuai Zhang of China in straight sets. Meanwhile, India men's Kabaddi team failed to reach the tournament final. They lost the semi-final to Iran in a one-sided match.
In swimming, Srihari Nataraj finished sixth in men's 200-metre backstroke final and Vikram Khade finished last in men's 50-metre butterfly final. Coming to tennis, India's Prajnesh Gunneswaran Prabhakharan beat Kwon Soonwoo to enter men's singles semi-finals and the Indian pair of Rohan Bopanna and Ankita Raina lost in the mixed doubles quarterfinals to Indonesia's CB Rungkat and A Sutjiadi. In badminton, World No.3 PV Sindhu survived a scare in round of 32 to advance to the next round of women's singles event. Sindhu defeated her opponent Vietnam's Trang Thi Vu 21-10, 12-21, 23-21 in a thriller. For Saina Nehwal, it was a walk in the park as she disposed of her opponent in a lop-sided affair. Saina won the match 21-7, 21-9 against Iran's Soraya Aghaeihajiagha.
For the mixed double pair of Rankireddy/Ashwini Ponappa and Pranav Jerry Chopra/N Sikki Reddy it was the end of the road as they lost their respective Round of 32 matches. In Squash, Sourav Ghosal, Harinder Pal Singh Sindhu, Deepika Pallikal and Joshna Chinappa registered respective victories in the Round of 16 matches. However, weightlifters Sathish Sivalingam and Ajay Singh failed to impress.(MEDALS TALLY)
Highlights of Asian Games 2018, Day 5 straight from Jakarta, Indonesia
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19:33 IST: SQUASH
India's Joshna Chinappa beats Jemyca Aribado 3-0 in women's singles Round of 16.
19:28 IST: TENNIS
The Indian pair lose the quarterfinal 4-6, 6-1, 6-10 against Indonesia's CB Rungkat and A Sutjiadi.
19:19 IST: TENNIS
The Indian pair take the second set 6-1 against Indonesia's CB Rungkat and A Sutjiadi.
19:10 IST: TENNIS
India's mixed doubles pair Rohan Bopanna and Ankita Raina is leading 5-0 in the second set. A very strong back from the Indian pair.
19:00 IST: TENNIS
India's mixed doubles pair Rohan Bopanna and Ankita Raina loses the first set 4-6 vs Indonesia's CB Rungkat and A Sutjiadi.
18:50 IST: BASKETBALL
India lose 66-69 to Indonesia in women's 5x5 group A match. By virtue of this win, Indonesia are through to the quarter-finals.
18:32 IST: TENNIS
India's mixed doubles pair Rohan Bopanna and Ankita Raina in up against Indonesia's CB Rungkat and A Sutjiadi.
18:28 IST: SQUASH
India's Dipika Pallikal beats Indonesia's Siti Yeni Rohmah 3-0 to enter women's singles quarterfinals.
18:18 IST: BASKETBALL
At the end of the third quarter, India are still trailing Indonesia 50-52.
18:10 IST: BASKETBALL
India is trailing 40-49 to Indonesia, third quarter is underway.
18:00 IST: BASKETBALL
India are currently trailing Indonesia 31-41 in women's group A match.
17:40 IST: SQUASH
India's Harinder Pal Singh Sindhu advances to the men's singles quarterfinals after beating Andrew Robert Garcia 3-1.
17:35 IST: SWIMMING
India's Srihari Nataraj finishes sixth in men's 200-metre backstroke with the timing of 2:02.83. China's Jiayu Xu wins the gold medal.
17:27 IST: KABADDI
A big, big upset! Iran beat India 27-18 in the men's semi-final to set up summit clash with South Korea in the final. This is the first time that India have not reached the final. India take home the bronze. India now have a total of 18 medals.
17:20 IST: KABADDI
This semi-final match is nearly over as Iran now have a massive 10 points lead.
17:17 IST: KABADDI
India's Rahul Chaudhari gets crucial points. India still trail Iran 14-17.
17:12 IST: KABADDI
Iran now have a four-point lead over India, just under 11 minutes to go in the semi-finals. This is turning out to be a close match.
17:10 IST: SQUASH
India's Sourav Ghosal is through to the quarterfinals after registering a 3-1 win over Tayyab Aslam of Pakistan.
17:08 IST: KABADDI
India's Monu Goyat is taken down in the Iranian half and India re trailing 11-14 in the second half.
17:05 IST: KABADDI
India are currently leading Iran 11-10 in the second half.
17:00 IST: BADMINTON
The Indian mixed doubles pair of Pranav Jerry Chopra and N Sikki Reddy loses to Malaysia's PS Chan and LY Goh in badminton mixed doubles round of 32.
16:45 IST: KABADDI
Kabaddi men's team semi-finals match between India and Iran is underway.
16:40 IST: BADMINTON
The mixed doubles pair of Rankireddy and Ashwini Ponappa loses to Thailand's Puavaranukroh and Taerattanachai in badminton mixed doubles round of 32.
16:35 IST: SWIMMING
Vikram Virdhawal Khade finishes eight in men's 50-metre butterfly with the timing of 24.48.
16:25 IST: TENNIS
India's Prajnesh Gunneswaran Prabhakharan beats Kwon Soonwoo to enter men's singles semi-finals.
16:12 IST: BADMINTON
Round of 32 match - India's mixed doubles pair of Satwik Siraj Rankireddy/Ashwini Ponnappa loose their first game against Thailand's Puavaranukroh Dechapol/Taerattanachai Sapsiree.
15:41 IST: ARTISTIC GYMNASTICS
India's Aruna Reddy Budda finishes 7th, Pranati Nayak 8th in Women's Vault final.
15:25 IST: ARTISTIC GYMNASTICS
Women's Vault final featuring Aruna Reddy Budda and Pranati Nayak is underway.
15:06 IST: ARCHERY
India's Atanu Das loses to Indonesia's Ega Riau Salsabilla Agata 3-7 Men's Individual Recurve Quarterfinal.
15:01 IST: KABADDI
Indian women’s team cruises into the final after beating Chinese Taipei 27-14 in the semi-finals.
14:39 IST: WEIGHTLIFTING
Ajay Singh finishes 5th, Sathish Sivalingam 10th in in Men's 77kg.
14:27 IST: SHOOTING
Teenager Shardul Vihan wins silver in men's double trap. This is India's 17th medal at the games.
WHAT A STAR!— Rajyavardhan Rathore (@Ra_THORe) August 23, 2018
At 15 YEARS, Shardul Vihan, one of our youngest in #AsianGames2018, has made us immensely proud with a silver in Double Trap Shooting.
His prowess convinces me that the future of Indian sports is in VERY safe hands! #KheloIndia #IndiaAtAsianGames @asiangames2018 pic.twitter.com/nSh6K8mXto
So much to learn from Shardul Vihan's pre shot routine. Well done and all the very very best for your career ahead.— Abhinav Bindra OLY (@Abhinav_Bindra) August 23, 2018
14:19 IST: SHOOTING
India's Shardul Vihan is in silver medal position with 45 points. China's Anlong Liu eliminated.
14:16 IST: SHOOTING
India's Shardul Vihan is in gold medal position with 37 points in men's Double Trap final. Korea's Sungjin Hwang eliminated.
14:11 IST: SHOOTING
After 30 shots, Shardul Vihan is at No. 1 position with 28 points in men's Double Trap final.
14:07 IST: SHOOTING
After 20 shots, India's Shardul Vihan maintains top position in Men's Double Trap final event. He has only missed just one shot.
14:03 IST: WEIGHTLIFTING
Sathish Sivalingam and Ajay Singh have both successfully lifted 170 kg in their first Clean and Jerk attempts in Men's 77kg event.
14:02 IST: SHOOTING
Men's Double Trap final featuring India's Shardul Vihan begins.
13:48 IST: WEIGHTLIFTING
India's Sathish Sivalingam successfully lifts 144kg in his third Snatch attempt in Men's 77kg event
13:46 IST: WEIGHTLIFTING
India's Ajay Singh fails to lift 148kg in his third Snatch attempt in Men's 77kg event.
13:44 IST: BADMINTON
Saina Nehwal beats Iran's Soraya Aghaeihajiagha 21-7, 21-9 to enter women's singles pre-quarterfinals.
13:39 IST: BADMINTON
Saina Nehwal leads 11-2 at mid-break in second game against Iran's Soraya Aghaeihajiagha in women's singles Round of 32 match.
13:32 IST: BADMINTON
Saina Nehwal wins opening game 21-7 against Iran's Soraya Aghaeihajiagha in women's singles Round of 32 match.
13:26 IST: BADMINTON
PV Sindhu beats Vietnam's Trang Thi Vu 21-10, 12-21, 23-21 to enter women's singles pre-quarterfinals
13:24 IST: BADMINTON
PV Sindhu cannot believe her luck. Umpire rules out. It's 21-21 now. Service with Trang Thi Vu.
13:23 IST: BADMINTON
It's 20-20 in the final game. PV Sindhu showing some nerves at the moment.
13:22 IST: BADMINTON
It's 19-19 at the moment in the final game. Brilliant comeback under pressure from Trang Thi Vu.
13:18 IST: BADMINTON
Brilliant rally between PV Sindhu and Trang Thi Vu. Misjudgement from the Indian at last as the shuttle lands on the line. Sindhu 16-15 ahead at the moment.
13:14 IST: BADMINTON
Three back-to-back points for Sindhu. She leads 16-12 against Vietnam's Trang Thi Vu in women's singles Round of 32 match.
13:12 IST: SHOOTING
Shreyasi Singh finishes 6th, Varsha Varman finishes 7th in Women's Double Trap Final
13:10 IST: BADMINTON
PV Sindhu trailing 10-11 at mid-break in third game against Vietnam's Trang Thi Vu in women's singles Round of 32 match.
13:05 IST: BADMINTON
Wrong judgement from PV Sindhu at the back line. Loses another point. Trang Thi Vu has won three points in a row. It's 7-7 in the third game at the moment.
13:04 IST: BADMINTON
PV Sindhu leads 7-4 in third game against Vietnam's Trang Thi Vu in women's singles Round of 32 match.
13:01 IST: BADMINTON
PV Sindhu leading 5-3 in the third game and final against Vietnam's Trang Thi Vu.
12:57 IST: BADMINTON
After winning the opening game 21-10, PV Sindhu loses second game 12-21 against Vietnam's Trang Thi Vu in women's singles Round of 32 match.
12:55 IST: WEIGHTLIFTING
India's Sathish Sivalingam successfully lifts 140kg in his first Snatch attempt in Men's 77kg event
12:53 IST: WEIGHTLIFTING
India's Ajay Singh successfully lifts 140 in his first Snatch attempt in Men's 77kg event.
12:51 IST: BADMINTON
Another loose shot from PV Sindhu. Shuttle drops wide. Vietnam's Trang Thi Vu now has a 5-point lead in the second game.
12:47 IST: BADMINTON
Vietnam's Trang Thi Vu leads 11-8 at mid-break of second game against PV Sindhu in women's singles Round of 32 match.
12:47 IST: WEIGHTLIFTING
Men's Weightlifting 77kg event featuring India's Sathish Sivalingam and Ajay Singh is underway
12:45 IST: BADMINTON
Trang Thi Vu is leading 8-6 at the moment against PV Sindhu in the second game.
12:42 IST: BADMINTON
It's 4-4 at the moment in the second game. PV Sindhu won the opening game 21-10 against Trang Thi Vu.
12:40 IST: SHOOTING
India's Shardul Vihan qualifies for Double Trap men's final. He shot a total of 141.
12:39 IST: BADMINTON
PV Sindhu wins opening game 21-10 against Vietnam's Trang Thi Vu in her women's singles Round of 32 match.
12:37 IST: BADMINTON
PV Sindhu leads 14-5 in the opening game against Vietnam's Trang Thi Vu in her women's singles Round of 32 match
12:32 IST: BADMINTON
Women's Singles Round of 32 match between PV Sindhu and Vietnam's Trang Thi Vu is underway
12:30 IST: BADMINTON
Satwiksairaj/Chirag Shetty enter Men's Doubles Pre-quarterfinals with 21-12, 21-14 win over Hong Kong's CH Tam/Y Chung.
12:15 IST: TENNIS
Bronze medal for India! Ankita Raina gets bronze after losing her women's tennis singles semi-final match 6-4, 6-7 to China's Shuai Zhang.
12:07 IST: TENNIS
Rohan Bopanna/Divij Sharan beat Japan's K Uesugi/S Shimabukuro 4-6, 6-3, 10-8 to enter Men's Doubles final. Another medal assured for India!
11:54 IST: TENNIS
After losing first set 4-6, Rohan Bopanna/Divij Sharan win second set 6-3 against Japan's K Uesugi/S Shimabukuro in Men's Doubles Semifinal.
11:29 IST: ARCHERY
Big setback for India as ace archer Deepika Kumari loses 3-7 to Chieng-Ying Lei of Chinese Taipei in Recurve Women's Individual 1/8 Eliminations Pre-quarters
11:27 IST: ARCHERY
India's Viswash loses 1-7 to Kazakhstan's Ilfat Abdullin in Recurve Men's Individual Pre-quarterfinals
11:21 IST: ARCHERY
Atanu Das beats Kazakhstan's Denis Gankin 7-3 to enter quarter-finals. Das will now face Indonesia's Ega Riau Salsabilla Agata in Recurve Men's Individual Quarter-finals
11:18 IST: SQUASH
After defeating Shamil Mohomed in Round of 32 earlier today, India's Saurav Ghosal will now face Pakistan's Tayyab Aslam in Men's Singles Round of 16
11:08 IST: BADMINTON
Ashwini Ponnappa and Sikki Reddy beat Hong Kong's NT Yeung and WY NG 21-16, 21-15 to enter Women's Doubles Round of 16.
11:02 IST: ARCHERY
India's recurve archers - Deepika Kumari, Atanu Das and Viswash - are back in action for their round of 16 matches
10:56 IST: BADMINTON
Ashwini Ponnappa and Sikki Reddy win first game 21-16 in Women's Doubles Round of 32 match against Hong Kong's NT Yeung and WY NG.
10:46 IST: CANOE
India's Champa Mourya finishes seventh in Canoe Single Women Final. She scored 161.63 points. China's Shi Chen bags gold with a score of 110.32.
10:26 IST: ARCHERY
India's Atanu Das beats DPR Korea's Won Yong Pak 7-3 to enter Recurve Men's Individual Pre-quarters. Das will now face Kazakhstan's Denis Gankin in Recurve Men's Individual Pre-quarters.
10:22 IST: ARCHERY
Viswash will now face Kazakstan's Ilfan Abdullin in Recurve Men's Individual Pre-quarterfinals
10:20 IST: ARCHERY
India's Viswash beats Mongolia's Purevsuren Bataa 6-2 to enter Recurve Men's Individual Pre-quarters
10:17 IST: ARCHERY
India's Promila Daimary loses 2-6 to Mongolia's Urantungalag Bishindee in Recurve Women's Individual 1/16 Eliminations round
10:15 IST: ARCHERY
India's Deepika Kumari will now face Chinese Taipei's Chieng-Ying Lei in Recurve Women's Individual 1/8 Eliminations Pre-quarters
10:11 IST: ARCHERY
India's Deepika Kumari is through to Pre-quarters of Recurve Women's Individual event with a 6-2 win over DPR Korea's Hyang Ji Ri.
09:50 IST: ROWING
Indian team finishes fourth in Men's Lightweight Four Final. The team clocked 6:43.20. China win Gold with a timing of 6:28.07.
09:40 IST: SQUASH
India's Harinder Pal Singh beats Korea's Youngjo Ko 3-0 in Men's Singles Round of 32 match.
09:27 IST: ROWING
India's Malkeet Singh, Gurinder Singh miss out on a medal as they finish 4th in Men's Pair final clocking 7:10.86.
09:16 IST: SHOOTING
Women's Double Trap Final featuring India's Varsha Varman and Shreyasi Singh is underway.
09:11 IST: ROWING
India's Pooja and Sayali Rajendra Shelake finish last (sixth) in the Final A of Women's Double Sculls. They clocked 8:21.76.
09:05 IST: SQUASH
India's Saurav Ghosal beats Sri Lanka's Shamil Mohomed 3-0 in Men's Singles Round of 32 match.
09:00 IST: SHOOTING
Double Trap Men Qualification featuring India's Shardul Vihan and Ankur Mittal is underway.
08:56 IST: SWIMMING
India's Srihari Natraj qualifies for Men's 200m Backstroke final after finishing third in Heat 1 with a timing of 2:02.97.
08:53 IST: ROWING
India's Om Prakash and Sawarn Singh miss out on a medal as they finish fourth in Men's Double Sculls Rowing final with a timing of 6:50.91.
08:47 IST: SWIMMING
India's Advait Page finishes fifth in Heat 2 of Men's 200m Backstroke with a timing of 2:06.85.
08:45 IST: ROWING
Men's Double Sculls Rowing final featuring India's Om Prakash and Sawarn Singh is underway.
08:39 IST: SWIMMING
India's Srihari Natraj finishes third in Heat 1 of 200m Backstroke with a timing of 2:02.97.
08:35 IST: CANOE
India's Champa Mourya qualifies for the final of Canoe Single Women. The 25-year-old finishes seventh in semi-finals with a score of 176.14.
08:22 IST: ROWING
India's Dattu Bhokanal finishes last (sixth) in Men's Single Sculls final. He clocked 8:28.56. China's Liang Zhang wins Gold with a timing of 7:25.36.
08:15 IST: ROWING
Men's Single Sculls final featuring India's Dattu Bhokanal is underway.
08:03 IST: SWIMMING
India swimmer Aaron D'souza tops Heat 1 of Men's 100m Freestyle with a timing of 51.50
07:54 IST: SWIMMING
Virdhawal Khade qualifies for Men's 50m Butterfly final. He clocked a timing of 24.09 seconds in Heat 2.
Congratulations!National Records for @virdhawalkhade & #TOPSAthlete @srihari3529!— SAIMedia (@Media_SAI) August 23, 2018
With a timing of 24.09s #VirdhawalKhade set a NR in heats of Men's 50m Butterfly while #SrihariNataraj set a NR in heats of Men's 200m backstroke with a timing of 2:02:97.Good luck for finals today! pic.twitter.com/6Fuq4chqyF
07:39 IST: SWIMMING
Virdhawal Khade tops Heat 2 of Men's 50m Butterfly with a timing of 24.09 seconds
07:36 IST: SWIMMING
India's Anshul Kothari tops Heat 1 of Men's 50m Butterfly with a timing of 25.45 seconds
07:15 IST: Here is India's Day 5 schedule.
Rowing (Medal event)
Men's Single Sculls (7 AM)
Baban Dattu Bhokanal (India)
Men's Double Sculls | 7-20 AM | Om Prakash, Sawarn Singh
Women's Pair | Final A Start List | 7-30 AM | Sanjukta Dung Dung, Harpreet Kaur
Men's Pair | Malkeet Singh, Gurinder Singh | 8-40 AM
Men's Lightweight Four | Final A Start List | 9-10 AM | India
Recurve Men's Individual 1/16 Eliminations
Viswash vs To be defined (9-10 AM)
Atanu Das vs To be defined (9-10 AM)
Recurve Women's Individual
Promila Daimary (India) vs Bishindee (9-10 AM)
Deepika Kumari (India) vs Ri Ji Hyang (9-10 AM)
Artistic Gymnastics Women's Vault (2-30 PM)
Final | Aruna Reddy, Pranati Nayak
Women's singles Round of 32 | PV Sindhu vs Vu Thi Trang (10 AM)
Aghaeihajiagha Soraya vs Saina Nehwal (10 AM)
Women's doubles Round of 32 (10 AM)
NG Wy, Yeung NT vs Ponappa, Reddy NS
Panda R, Sunil AS vs Chaladchalam C, Muenwong P
Mixed doubles Round of 32 (10 AM)
Chan PS, Goh Ly vs PJ Chopra, Reddy NS
A Ponappa, SS Rankireddy vs Puavarananukroh, Taerattatanachai S
Men's doubles Round of 32 (10-20 AM)
Chung Y, Tam CH vs Rankireddy SS, Shetty C
Attri M, Reddy BS vs Mohamed TA, Rasheed MA
Women's Basketball 5*5 Preliminary Group A - Game 10 (4-30 PM)
India vs Indonesia
Bowling (Medal event)
Men's Trios | 1st Block Start List | India (7 AM)
Men's Team | Qualification Round 1 Results | India (8 AM)
Mixed Team | Round Robin 1 - Round 7 Start List | India (8 AM)
Supermixed Team | Qualification Round 5 Start List | India
Qualification Round 7 Start List | India | Qualification Round | 12 NOON
Men's Team | Qualifications | 12 NOON
Round Robin 2 | India | 12 NOON
Qualification Round 5 Start List | 12 NOON
Qualification Round 7 Start List | 2-45 PM
Mixed Team | Round Robin 2 - Round 1 Start List | India | 2-45 PM
Canoe/Kayak Slalom (Medal event)
Canoe Single Women | Semifinal | Champa Mourya
Men's Individual | Round 1 | Aadil Bedi, Hari Mohan Singh, John Thomas (4 AM)
Women's Individual | Round 1 | Sifat Sagoo, Ridhima Dilawari, Diksha Dagar
Double Trap Men | 8-30 AM | Shardul Vihan, Ankur Mittal
Double Trap Women (Medal event) | Start List Gold Medal Match | Varsha Varman
Men's Speed | Quarterfinals | Maibam Chingkheinganba, Bharath Stephen Kamath Pereira (7 AM)
Men's combined | Speed Qualification | Maibam Chingkheinganba, Bharath Stephen Kamath Pereira (7 AM)
Women's Speed | Quarterfinals | 7 AM | Sanjay Shreya
Men's combined | Speed Qualification | Maibam Chingkheinganba, Bharath Stephen Kamath Pereira (7 AM)
Women's Speed | Quarters | Sanjay Shreya (7 AM)
Swimming (Medal event)
Men's 50m Butterfly | Heat 1 Start List | 7 AM | Vikram Virdhawal, Anshul Kothari
Men's 100m Freestyle | Heat 1 Start List | Agnel Aaron DSouza | 7-21 AM
Men's 200m Backstroke | 7-38 AM | Nataraj Srihari, Advait Page
Women's Singles | Semis | 8 AM | Zhang Shuai vs India's Ankita Raina
Mixed Doubles Quarterfinal 3 | 8 AM | Bopanna, Ankita Raina vs Rungkat CB, Sutjiadi A
Men's Doubles | Semis | 9-30 AM | Sharan D, R Bopanna vs Uesugi, Shimabukoro
Men's Singles | Quarterfinal 2 | Gunneswaran Prabhakharan, Prajnesh vs Kwon Sunwoo
Women's Pool B, Match 7 (8 AM)
Kazakhstan vs India
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07:00 IST: Hello and welcome to the live commentary from the Day 5 of the Asian Games 2018.
Gymnasts Aruna Budda Reddy and Pranati Nayak will be eyeing podium finish in the women's vault final in artistic gymnastics. In the qualification round the duo pipped Dipa Karmakar to book a final spot in her favourite category.
In shooting, Shreyashi Singh and Varsha Varman will be competing in the women's double trap final.
Rohan Bopanna and Divij Sharan will look to book their place in the final of the men's doubles tennis event when they play the semi-finals on Thursday. Meanwhile, Ankita Raina will be in action in the women's singles semis while Prajnesh will compete in the men's singles quarter-finals.
In archery, Dipika Kumari will be seen in the women's recurve individual pre-quarters.