Day 13, Asian Games: India Lose Women’s Hockey Final to Japan

Follow live updates from Day 13 of the Asian Games here.

Updated31 Aug 2018, 03:51 PM IST
Asian Games
13 min read
Snapshot
  • Amit Panghal has entered the gold medal match of the 49kg men’s boxing event.
  • India beat top seeds Malaysia to enter the final of the women’s squash team event.
  • Indian women’s hockey team settled for a silver medal after losing 1-2 to Japan in the final.
Day 13, Asian Games: India Lose Women’s Hockey Final to Japan
Day 13, Asian Games: India Lose Women’s Hockey Final to Japan
Day 13, Asian Games: India Lose Women’s Hockey Final to Japan
Day 13, Asian Games: India Lose Women’s Hockey Final to Japan
Day 13, Asian Games: India Lose Women’s Hockey Final to Japan

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11:57 AM, 30 Aug

Asian Games 2018 – Day 13

The Indian men’s hockey team suffered a heart-breaking loss in the semi-final on Thursday. The defending champions India lost 6-7 to Malaysia in a penalty shoot-out. The score was tied at 2-2 after regulation time.

On Day 13 of the Games, the Indian women’s hockey team will be featuring in an Asian Games final after 20 years. They will be up against Japan at 6:30 pm IST on Friday.

Boxer Amit Panghal will be up against Philippines’ Carlo Paalam in the semi-final of the 49kg category event. Vikas Krishan will take on Kazakhstan’s Abilkhan Amankul in the last four clash of the 75kg event.

Follow live updates from Day 13 of the Asian Games here.

Day 13, Asian Games: India Lose Women’s Hockey Final to Japan
2:41 AM, 31 Aug

Cycling: Ranjit, Esow in Repechage Round

Starting Day 13 of the Asian Games are events in cycling, judo, volleyball and canoe/kayaking.

In Cycling, Ranjit Singh and Esow have entered the Round 1 Repechage round of the Men’s Keirinevent.

Ranjit finished last and seventh in Heat 1, and Esow fourth in Heat 2. The two Indians will be competing in the Round 1 Repechages for a place in Round 2, starting 8:50 am IST.

2:53 AM, 31 Aug

Canoe/Kayak: India Nowhere on Top

A sport where India is yet to win a medal at this Asian Games – Canoe/Kayak.

In the women’s Canoe Single (C1) 200m heat, India’s Meera Das is out of the competition after failing to complete the race.

Ragina Kiro has entered the semi-finals of the women’s Kayak Single (K1) 200m event after finishing last in her heat. She clocks a time of 51.239, while the heat topper Kim Gukjoo of Korea finishes in 43.199.

Day 13, Asian Games: India Lose Women’s Hockey Final to Japan
3:10 AM, 31 Aug

Judo: Avtar, Rajwinder Lose

Two Indians competing in Judo events today, and they’ve both lost their respective matches.

India's Avtar Singh loses to Ivan Remarenco of UAE in the Round of 16 match of the men's 100kg event.

Day 13, Asian Games: India Lose Women’s Hockey Final to Japan

Rajwinder Kaur on the other hand has lost to Japan’s Akira Sone in the women’s 78kg quarters.


Published: 30 Aug 2018, 02:36 PM IST