Tokyo Olympics: Men’s Hockey team defeated New Zealand, Shuttler PV Sindhu won her opener in a fierce start to better Rio campaign
Paddler Manika Batra plays her second-round match as well. Meanwhile, Mary Kom boxes in the flyweight category
TOKYO OLYMPICS 2020 LATEST UPDATE DAY 2,july 25:
An athlete from Manipur Northeast india,Mirabai Chanu’s made historic moment by winning “SILVER”medal in weightlifting on the opening day of the Tokyo Olympics, India seems to improve their medal tally with multiple events lined up on Day 2. India’s disappointment in shooting, however, continued on Day 2 as Manu Bhaker and Yashaswini Deswal have failed to qualify for 10m air pistol, finishing 12th and 13th respectively. Indian rowing team of Arjun Lal and Arvind Singh made it into the semifinals. Shuttler PV Sindhu won her opener in a fierce start to better Rio campaign. Sania Mirza and Ankita Raina crash out of the women’s doubles after losing 6-0, 6-7(0), 8-10 to the Kichenok twins of Ukraine.
Paddler Manika Batra plays her second-round match as well. Meanwhile, Mary Kom boxes in the flyweight category and the India’s Men’s Hockey team will also be involved in a high-voltage clash against Australia after winning their first game against New Zealand.
2: Sathiyan Gnanasekaran vs Lam Siu Hang (Table Tennis, Men’s Singles) – 10:30 AM | Vishnu Saravanan (Sailing, Men’s Laser round race 1) – 11:05 AM | Manika Batra vs Margaryta Pesotska (Table Tennis, Women’s Singles) – 12 PM | MC Mary Kom vs Miguelina Hernandez (Boxing, Women’s flyweight category) – 1:30 PM | India vs Australia (Men’s Hockey) – 3 PM IST | Manish Kaushik (Men’s 63kg Round of 32 Bout) 3:06 PM | Maana Patel (Women’s 100m backstroke) – 3:32 PM | Sajan Prakash (Men’s 200m butterfly and 100m butterfly) – 3:50 PM and 4:15 PM | Srihari Nataraj (Men’s 100m backstroke) – 4:26 PM