December 2, 2022


India's schedule at Tokyo Olympics on July 23: Shooters to headline action on opening day of Games


Solely Indian archers will probably be in motion on opening day of Tokyo Olympics 2020.&nbsp | &nbspPhoto Credit score:&nbspTimes Now

Key Highlights

  • Indian archers will probably be in motion on opening day of the Tokyo Olympics 2020

  • The opening ceremony of the Video games will even be staged on July 23 (Friday)

  • Not many Indian athletes will probably be in motion on the opening day of the Video games

Tokyo Olympics 2020 is all set to get underway in Japan from Friday (July 23) with 1000’s of athletes from across the globe within the quest for glory for his or her respective nations. India has despatched its largest contingent ever for the Tokyo Video games with 127 athletes set to participate throughout as many as 18 sports activities disciplines in Tokyo.

The opening ceremony of the Tokyo Olympics will probably be staged on Friday (July 23) adopted by the beginning of the Video games. Indian athletes together with athletes from a number of different nations will probably be in motion on the opening day of the showpiece occasion. Nevertheless, solely Indian archers will probably be taking part of their matches on the opening day.

The opposite Indian athletes must wait for his or her flip because the Video games progress in Tokyo. Each Indian males’s and ladies’s archers will probably be taking the sphere on the opening day of the Tokyo Olympics 2020. The archers will probably be taking part within the Girls’s Particular person Rating Spherical and the Males’s Particular person Rating Spherical on July 23.

Right here is India’s schedule at Tokyo Olympics on July 23: 

Archery – Deepika Kumari – Girls’s particular person rating spherical – 5:30 AM IST

Archery – Atanu Das, Pravin Jadhav and Tarundeep Rain – Males’s particular person rating spherical – 9:30 AM IST

20 Indian athletes and 6 officers will probably be a part of the Indian contingent through the opening ceremony of the Tokyo Olympics 2020 on Friday. Legendary boxer Mary Kom and Indian males’s hockey workforce captain Manpreet Singh would be the flagbearers of the Indian contingent on the opening ceremony.

The likes of paddlers Manika Batra, Sharath Kamal, swimmer Sajan Prakash, boxer Manish Kaushik, and gymnast Pranati Nayak will probably be a part of the Indian contingent on the opening ceremony of the Video games. Not one of the shuttlers, shooters, and hockey gamers barring Manpreet will probably be within the Indian contingent for the opening ceremony as IOA intends to maintain minimal participation.



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