Tokyo 2020: Indian women’s hockey team will take on Great Britain as they vie for the bronze medal.© AFP
After the Indian men’s hockey team clinched a historic bronze medal at the Tokyo Olympics, the women’s team will vie for the bronze medal as well on Friday when they take on Great Britain. The hockey team’s achievement aside, Indian wrestlers also put on a show on Thursday as Ravi Dahiya clinched silver in men’s freestyle 57kg in his first Olympic Games. Deepak Punia narrowly missed out the bronze in men’s freestyle 86kg but Vinesh Phogat made a shock exit from the Olympics. India’s challenge in wrestling will be taken forward by Bajrang Punia and Seema Bisla on Friday. Golfer Aditi Ashok remained in contention for a podium finish after round two and she will be in action as well today.
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Men’s 50km Race Walk – Final
Men’s Race Walk
India’s Gurpreet Singh gave his best but sadly had to drop out of the race after competing for around 35km
Rank – 49Time: 2:01:54
India’s Gurpreet Singh has dropped out of the race after competing for around 35Km as he was cramping due to the gruelling heat and humidity.
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Indian women’s hockey team will be looking to replicate the men’s team’s achievement of a bronze place finish as they take on Great Britain in a match which is expected to be a thriller
Wrestler Bajrang Punia will be aiming for a podium finish after a shock defeat of medal hopeful Vinesh Phogat yesterday
In Golf, Aditi Ashok has already begun her day’s play and will be looking for a strong finish
So, stay tuned for some intense action as we bring you the Live Updates from Tokyo 2020
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