Day 11, Asian Games: Indian Women’s Hockey Team Enter Final
Follow live updates from Day 11 of the Asian Games.
- Arpinder Singh and Swapna Barman have bagged India two gold medals in the men’s triple jump and women’s heptathlon events.
- Dutee Chand won a silver in the 200m event.
- Boxers Vikas Krishan and Amit Panghal entered the semi-finals and are now assured a medal each.
- Manika Batra and Sharath Kamal lost their semi-final and settled for bronze.
Decent Day 10 for Indians
Indian athletes had a decent day at the 2018 Asian Games on the tenth day of the competition. Manjit Singh won a gold medal in the 800m event, while Jinson Johnson bagged a silver medal in the event.
PV Sindhu settled for a silver after losing to Tai Tzu Ying in the singles final.
What to Expect from Day 11
The eleventh day of the Asian Games be action-packed with men's triple jump and women's 200m finals. Apart from that, Indian boxers will be competing in the men's quarter-finals. Amit Phnagal, Vikas Krishan and Dheeraj will be in action. Sarjubla Devi will take on China's Yuan Chang in the women’s 51kg quarter-final.
Athletics: 3 Indians Disqualified in 20km Walk
Disappointing start for Indian athletes on Day 11 of the Asian Games.
In the women’s 20km Walk event, Khushbir Kaur misses on a medal after finishing fourth. She clocked a time of 1:35:24, about a minute after bronze winner Kumiko Okada, who finished in 1:34:02. The other Indian in the event, Soumya Baby was disqualified.
Manish Singh Rawat and Irfan Kolothum Thodi, the two Indians participating in the men’s 20km Walk were also disqualified.
Cycling Track: Esow, Ranjit Qualify
Esow and Ranjit Singh have qualified for 1/16 in the Cycling Track Men’s sprint event.
Monorama Devi is currently competing in the Cycling Track event, and has finished 9th in the scratch race. Next up is the tempo race.
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