Thursday, August 5 was a memorable day for India on the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, because the hockey males ended their 41-year anticipate an OIympic medal by beating Germany 5-4 within the bronze medal playoff. Ravi Kumar Dahiya then grew to become solely the second Indian wrestler ever to win a silver medal on the Olympics. Vinesh Phogat, nevertheless, could not go previous Sofia Mattsson within the round-of-16.
This is a recap of the day.
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WRESTLING: Males’s 57kg Gold medal match — Ravi Kumar Dahiya is crushed by Zavur Uguev (ROC). Ravi gained silver.
HOCKEY: Males’s Bronze medal match — India beat Germany 5-4
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WRESTLING: Males’s 86kg Bronze medal match – Deepak Punia vs Myles Amine (San Marino)
GOLF: Spherical 2 of the ladies’s particular person — Aditi Ashok (presently tied-2nd) and Diksha Dagar (presently tied-56th)
WRESTLING: Girls’s freestyle 53kg round-of-16: Vinesh Phogat beats Sofia Mattsson (Sweden), however then loses to Vanesa Kaladzinskaya (Belarus) within the quarterfinal.
WRESTLING: Girls’s freestyle 57kg repechage – Anshu Malik loses to Valeria Koblova (ROC) [winner progresses to bronze medal match]
ATHLETICS: KT Irfan, Rahul Rohilla and Sandeep Kumar end fiftieth, forty seventh, and twenty third in males’s 20km race stroll