Tokyo Olympics Highlights: Boxer Mary Kom Eliminated, Loses By Split Decision In Round Of 16
Tokyo Olympics Highlights: Indian boxer Mary Kom was eliminated after losing to Ingrit Valencia via split decision in women's Fly (48-51kg) Round of 16.
Indian boxer Mary Kom was eliminated after she lost her bout to Ingrit Valencia via split decision in women's Fly (48-51kg) Round of 16. India's badminton star PV Sindhu defeated Mia Blichfeldt of Denmark 2-0 in the Round of 16 and booked a place in the quarterfinals of women's singles event while in boxing, India's Satish Kumar won his bout against Ricardo Brown of Jamaica 4:1 in the Round of 16 of men's Super Heavy (+91kg) category to seal a quarterfinal berth. Indian men's hockey team also qualified for the quarterfinals with a 3-1 win against defending champions Argentina in a men's Pool A fixture. India's archer Atanu Das won 6-5 against Oh Jin Hyek of South Korea in a thriller of the men's individual 1/16 Eliminations. In shooting, India's Manu Bhaker was in 5th place while Rahi Sarnobat came 25th after women's 25m Pistol (Precision) qualification round. The women's 25m Pistol (Rapid) qualification round will take place tomorrow with top 8 shooters qualifying in Precision and Rapid final combined.
In rowing, India's pair of Arjun Lal Jat and Arvind Singh finished 5th in the Lightweight Double sculls Final B and 11th overall with a time of 6:29.66. In sailing, India's Vishnu Saravanan finished 23rd in Race 8 of men's One Person Dinghy Laser Radial while Nethra Kumanan finished 20th in Race 8 in women's One Person Dinghy Laser Radial. Sailors Varun Thakkar and KC Ganapathy finished 7th in Race 6 in Men's 49er. India's golfers Anirban Lahiri and Udayan Mane began their campaign at Tokyo 2020 Men's Individual Stroke Play. In tennis, world number one Novak Djokovic won in straight sets 6-2 6-0 against Japan's Kei Nishikori in the men's singles quarterfinals.
Here Are The Highlights From Tokyo Olympics 2020
- 11:29 (IST)Tennis - Novak Djokovic vs Kei Nishikori- QuarterfinalMen's SinglesWorld number one Novak Djokovic of Serbia will take on Japan's Kei Nishikori in the quarterfinals of men's singles tennis event todayKei Nishikori won the bronze medal in the 2016 Rio Games and reached the quarterfinals in London 2012
- 10:23 (IST)Swimming - Olympic 4x200m RelayWomen's Swimming - China Break WRChina's women swimmers - Yang Junxuan, Zhang Yufei, Li Bingjie and Tang Muhan - smash the world record and win the 4x200m relay titleChina (7:40.33) - GoldUnited States (7:40.73) - SilverAustralia (7:41.29) - BronzeRead More Here: Tokyo Olympics: China Smash World Record To Win Women's 4x200m Freestyle Swimming Relay Gold
- 08:31 (IST)Archery - Atanu Das vs Oh Jin Hyek - 1/16 EliminationsMen's Individual Archery - Atanu Das Wins - AdvancesIndia's Atanu Das wins 6-5 against Oh Jin Hyek of South Korea in the men's individual 1/16 EliminationsAfter 5 Sets And Shoot-Off PointAtanu Das: 25, 27, 27, 27, 28Shoot-Off Point: 10Oh Jin Hyek: 26, 27, 27, 22, 28Shoot-Off Point: 9
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