4:05 AM (Golf): Udayan Mane resumes motion in males’s particular person strokeplay in spherical 4. Mane on yesterday carded a 70 for a share of 55th place on 2-over 215. Spherical Three was accomplished with a cut up begin from first and 10th tees.
4:00 AM: A dark Day eight noticed India’s badminton ace PV Sindhu dropping within the semi-final and boxer Pooja Rani lacking out on the bronze. Whereas Sindhu was outclassed by Chinese language Taipei’s Tai Tzu-Ying, Rani misplaced her quarterfinal bout in girls’s middleweight class to second seed and 2016 Rio Olympics bronze medallist, Li Qian. Amit Panghal was additionally handed a surprising 1-Four loss by Rio Video games silver-medallist Yuberjen Martinez.
Stars of the day had been undoubtedly the ladies’s hockey workforce and Kamalpreet Kaur. Rani Rampal’s aspect defeated South Africa 4-Three and ultimately progressed into the quarters. Kaur additionally produced among the finest performances by an Indian observe and subject athlete on the Video games.
India’s little or no motion on Day 9 will probably be headed by Sindhu, who will play her bronze-medal match to clinch her second Olympics honour. Sindhu faces China’s He Bing Jiao, an opponent who has crushed the Indian 9 occasions to date in 15 conferences. With eyes on a medal, Satish Kumar may even face Bakhodir Jalolov of Uzbekistan within the quarter-final. Indian males’s hockey workforce, who’re vying for a semi-final berth within the quadrennial occasion after a hiatus of 41 years, will meet Nice Britain within the quarterfinals. This is all you’ll be able to anticipate from the Indian contingent on Sunday, August 1.