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Wrap up: All you have to know
- Indian ladies’s hockey crew to play in opposition to Argentina tomorrow, making historical past
- Kamalpreet Kaur information a private better of 63.70m
- Fouaad Mirza finishes twenty third out of 25 with a ultimate rating of 59.60
- Dutee Chand out of rivalry to achieve semis in ladies’s 200m dash
Belarusian athlete to fly to Warsaw from Tokyo on Wednesday
Belarusian sprinter Krystsina Tsimanouskaya, who took refuge within the Polish embassy in Tokyo a day after refusing her crew’s orders to board a flight dwelling from the Olympic Video games, will fly to Warsaw on Wednesday, the chairman of the Belarusian Sports activities Solidarity Basis stated on Monday. “She is going to fly from Tokyo, a direct flight to Warsaw on August 4, in two days’ time,” Aleksandr Opeykin advised Reuters.
India to face off Belgium tomorrow
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‘Free cement’ for Olympic medal winners
The medal winners on the Tokyo Olympics will get “free cement to construct their dream properties”, city-based Shree Cement Restricted (SCL), the principal stakeholders in East Bengal soccer membership, introduced on Monday.
Kamalpreet gave her finest in Olympics: her household
The 25-year-old Kaur produced a finest throw of 63.70m in a rain-interrupted ultimate to finish at sixth and equal 2010 Commonwealth Video games gold medallist Krishna Poonia’s efficiency within the 2012 London Olympics. “She gave her finest. Nevertheless, rains got here down on the flawed time and this considerably upset her rhythm,” her father Kuldeep Singh, a farmer, advised reporters at his home after the occasion.
Namibian teenagers stoke new Olympic testosterone controversy
Mboma and teammate Beatrice Masilingi aren’t allowed to run within the 400 — their favored occasion — after checks ordered by the World Athletics discovered that they had excessive pure testosterone. That meant they fell beneath the identical laws which have sidelined double Olympic champion Caster Semenya of South Africa within the 800 meters.
Belarus Olympian plans to hunt asylum in Poland
A Belarusian Olympic sprinter plans to hunt asylum in Poland, an activist group stated Monday, after the athlete alleged that her crew’s officers tried to drive her to fly dwelling, the place she feared she would not be protected from an autocratic authorities that lately was accused of diverting a aircraft as a way to arrest a dissident journalist.
Indian ladies’s hockey crew to play in opposition to Argentina
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Russia leads inventive swimming duet prelims
Overwhelming favorites Svetlana Romashina and Svetlana Kolesnichenko of Russia led inventive swimming duet after the free routine preliminaries Monday evening. Romashina and Kolesnichenko acquired marks totaling 97.9000 factors for a routine that was accompanied by the music “Spiders.”
India’s Kaur information a private better of 63.70m
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Discus throw: Kamalpreet out of medal rivalry after rating sixth
USA’s Valarie Allman wins gold. Silver to Germany’s Pudenz, Bronze to Cuba’s Perez
Equestrian: India’s Fouaad Mirza finishes twenty third out of 25 with a ultimate rating of 59.60
Discus Throw Remaining- fifth try: Kamalpreet Kaur comes up with a 61.37m throw
Kaur’s rating stays at 6
Equesttrian: Fouaad Mirza finishes twenty third in eventing particular person leaping ultimate
Kaur’s fourth try: foul
Kaur throws 63.70m, rating sixth whole
She has crossed the primary hurdle within the discus throw ultimate, and is certified for 3 extra throws that can resolve the medals.
Discus throw finals resumes
- Allman – 68.98m
- Perez – 65.72m
- Pudenz – 65.34m
- Kamalpreet Kaur-61.62m
Britain win crew eventing gold after many years
Britain’s Oliver Townend, Laura Collett and Tom McEwen on Monday received crew gold in equestrian eventing on the Tokyo Olympics, bringing the highest medal again to Britain for the primary time since 1972 and after many years of the nation coming second. Australia claimed the silver medal, enhancing on their third place in Rio 2016, and defending champions France took bronze.
Equestrial Leaping Particular person: Fouaad Mirza completes the course
Mirza scored 59.60 and is at present at Rank 4/5
Equestrian ultimate begins
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Discus throw occasions are suspended for now as a result of heavy rain
The ultimate is on halt because of the rain
Olympic officers are at present working to take away water from the throwing circle
Kamalpreet Kaur registers an invalid throw (fault) on her 2nd try
Kaur is at present quantity 7
Hockey: Netherlands ladies be a part of India, Argentina in semis
- The Netherlands beat New Zealand 3-0 on Monday to qualify for the semi-finals of the ladies’s Olympic hockey match, becoming a member of India and Argentina within the final 4.
- Lidewij Welten, Frederique Matla and Lauren Stam scored for the Dutch, the 2016 silver medallists who at the moment are set for a showdown in opposition to the winners of the match between Spain and Britain.
Valerie Allman throws to a distance of 68.98m, bringing down Kaur’s standing from 4th to sixth
Kamalpreet Kaur begins with a throw of 61.62m
That is her first try. Kaur is at 4th within the standings in the meanwhile.
Discus Remaining: Croatia’s Sandra Perkovic begins with a throw of 62.53m
Perkovic is a double Olympics gold medallist
Kamalpreet is listed as ninth to throw within the subject of 12-women file
Kamalpreet Kaur will probably be in motion at 4:30 PM
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India’s reel ‘Chak De!’ second turns actual
Paying homage to his function of a troublesome and devoted hockey coach within the acclaimed sports activities drama “Chak De! India”, Bollywood celebrity Shah Rukh Khan on Monday inspired the Indian ladies’s hockey crew, who made their maiden entry into the Olympic semifinals, to convey a gold medal.
I’m very pleased with the gamers. We fought exhausting and typically that’s what it’s important to do in ultimate conditions of a crunch recreation just like the quarter-final. It’s a must to combat, chew and scratch. We had been very fortunate yesterday as a result of they (Nice Britain) created extra alternatives than us however our PC defence and Sreejesh particularly had been magnificent final evening. They saved us
– Indian males’s hockey crew coach Graham Reid
Nice Britain takes gold In Equestrian leaping
Nice Britain achieved this after 49 years
I watched her quarter-finals match as we speak. We’re comfortable that our crew defeated Australia & entered semi-finals of the Tokyo Olympics. We hope that she’s going to return with gold medal
– Soma Pradhan, Indian ladies’s hockey crew midfielder Nikki Pradhan’s father, in Khunti
Canada reaches the Ladies’s Olympic Soccer Finals for the primary time
USA lose 0-1 to Canada in ladies’s semi-final
Jade Carey of USA takes gold in Ladies’s ground train occasion
China win the ladies’s crew biking dash by simply 0.015s
Serbia takes bronze within the Males’s 50 m rifle 3 capturing occasion
China makes world file in Males’s 50m, rifle 3 capturing
Zhang Changhong takes gold at 466.0 factors
Males’s 50m rifle capturing: Russia takes silver
Sergey Kamenskiy wins the silver within the males’s 50m rifle 3 in Capturing for Russia
Weightlifting: China’s Wang wins gold in ladies’s 87 kg
China’s Wang Zhouyu received gold within the ladies’s 87 kg weightlifting class on the Tokyo Olympics on Monday. Ecuador’s Tamara Salazar took the silver medal and the Dominican Republic’s Crismery Santana claimed bronze.
Immediately, I advised the ladies to simply play freely. The strain is on the opposite crew and that is actually necessary to know. The quarter-final matches are actually troublesome for the groups who’re greater ranked. And I needed the gamers to be pleased with themselves as we speak, whatever the consequence. And I advised the gamers that on the finish of the match, they should not really feel their legs after working a lot on the pitch. We defended properly as we speak. The defensive construction throughout Penalty Corners was superb.
– Indian ladies’s hockey crew coach Sjoerd Marijne
Biking: Germany smash crew pursuit world file
Germany fired the opening salvo within the battle for ladies’s crew pursuit gold with an enormous world file in qualifying because the Olympic monitor biking programme started on Monday. The German quartet of Franziska Brausse, Lisa Brennauer, Lisa Klein and Mieke Kroeger accomplished 16 laps of the Izu monitor in 4:07.307 to smash the file set by Britain once they received gold on the Rio Olympics by practically three seconds. “Properly, in coaching we noticed that the monitor is fairly quick and that our form is nice and we’re fairly harmonic collectively and so we aimed for it (the world file),” Kroeger advised reporters.
Simone Biles on begin record for Olympics beam ultimate
Czechs supply asylum to Belarus athlete
- The Czech Republic on Monday stated it had provided asylum to Belarusian sprinter Kristina Timanovskaya who complained her crew was making an attempt to ship her dwelling from Japan following a row.
- “The Japanese authorities have simply confirmed to us that the Belarusian athlete Kryscina Tsimanouskaya has acquired our supply of asylum,” International Minister Jakub Kulhanek stated on Twitter.
- “If she decides to simply accept it, we’ll assist her as a lot as attainable. The Olympics are usually not about politics, the strategies of the (President Alexander) Lukashenko regime are completely shameful,” he stated.
The distinction is believing in ourselves and believing of their desires after which it is about going again to actuality focussing in your previous. I believe that’s the predominant factor and that is what we did. In case you lose you do not cease believing and that is what I advised the ladies. An important factor is to remain within the second. I confirmed them a film and that film is about being within the second and I believe that was actually useful. Towards Eire we saved on referring to that film.
– Indian ladies’s hockey crew coach Sjoerd Marijne
I did not see a single weak spot within the recreation. Australian crew was left hopeless. The credit score goes to defence and the goalkeeper. We’re too near successful a medal. Getting gold medal in Hockey is India’s legacy and all of us hope for the perfect
– Ashok Dhyan Chand, ex-Hockey captain on India’s victory
Badminton Replace: Indonesia takes ladies’s doubles gold
Greysia Polii and Apriyani Rahayu of Indonesia on Monday bagged the ladies’s doubles gold medal in badminton on the Tokyo Olympic Video games, leaving China’s Chen Qing Chen and Jia Yi Fan with the silver after a match that ended 21-19 21-15. Earlier, world quantity 5 pair Kim Soyeong and Kong Heeyong received the ladies’s doubles bronze medal.
Watch: Here is how India did it and the objective that scripted historical past
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Each our hockey groups gave splendid performances, congratulations and finest needs to them. We additionally want them on behalf of 135 crore Indians for forthcoming necessary video games. PV Sindhu received bronze medal yesterday. Mirabai Chanu received silver earlier. Lovlina gave a terrific efficiency. This has given hope to India. I’m comfortable that India’s daughters have received two medals to date. Ladies’s hockey crew carried out spectacularly properly as we speak, the boys’s hockey crew additionally gave an excellent efficiency
– Anurag Thakur, Sports activities Minister
Honest encouragement from PV Sindhu made me cry: Tai Tzu Ying
- World No. 1 ladies’s shuttler Tai Tzu Ying thanked all those that supported her — together with India shuttler PV Sindhu — after dropping a nail-biting ultimate in opposition to China’s Chen Yu Fei right here on the Musashino Forest Plaza on Sunday.
- Chen Yu Fei reclaimed China’s main occasion supremacy in ladies’s singles after 9 years, reaching gold and glory at Tokyo 2020 in a match of fluctuating fortunes. The highest seed withstood a extreme take a look at from Tai Tzu Ying, ultimately capitalising on a rash of errors from the World No.1 to take the title 21-18, 19-21, 21-18.
- Sharing slightly story after her match, Tai Tzu wrote: “After the sport, I used to be nonetheless glad with my efficiency. Later, Sindu ran over and hugged me, held my face, and advised me: I do know You are very uncomfortable and you’ve got been superb, however as we speak is not your day. Then she held me in her arms and stated: She is aware of all about it. That honest encouragement, made me cry….. actually unhappy as a result of I attempted actually exhausting. Thanks once more to your help and encouragement. Thanks all for strolling with me until now.”
Each Aishwary Pratap Singh Tomar (twenty first place) and veteran Sanjeev Rajput (thirty second) fail to qualify for the boys’s 50m 3 Positions ultimate, which ends India’s capturing marketing campaign on the Tokyo Olympics. Solely 10m air pistol shooter Saurabh Chaudhary, from among the many 15 shooters, might make it to the ultimate, the place he completed seventh.
Very, very comfortable. It was exhausting work day by day, particularly over final two days. It is a comfortable crew. It is the primary time we’re within the semis. India is proud. Everyone is supporting. That is all the time particular. Years of exhausting work has paid off as we speak. We scored only one objective and we managed to defend it. I need to thank your complete nation for the help.
– Aim scorer Gurjit Kaur on India’s win
Terrific Triumph: An excellent day for Indian Hockey
- The Indian ladies’s hockey crew scripted historical past on Monday by qualifying for the Olympic Video games semifinals for the primary time, beating three-time champions Australia by a solitary objective.
- A day after the Indian males’s crew entered the Olympic semifinals following a 49-year hole, the world no. 9 ladies’s aspect additionally entered the historical past books with a phenomenally gritty efficiency.
- Coming into the match, the chances had been completely in opposition to India as in world no.2 Australia, a mighty unbeaten opponent, awaited them within the final eight spherical.
- However the Indians, decided to show a degree, produced a powerful and courageous efficiency to eke out the slim win over the Hockeyroos.
- Drag-flicker Gurjit Kaur rose to the event when it mattered and transformed India’s lone penalty nook within the twenty second minute to shock the Australians.
- India’s finest efficiency within the Olympics got here approach again within the 1980 Moscow Video games the place they completed fourth out of six groups.
Hockey: Approach to go India
Simply the third Olympics for India’s hockey ladies after 1980 and 2016. And the crew is within the high 4. What a script is being written in Tokyo. Each women and men hockey groups within the semifinals for the primary time.
India Ladies’s Hockey Group creates historical past
The ladies have defeated world No. 2 Australia 1-0 to make it to the semifinals of the Olympics for the primary time in historical past.
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Ladies’s Hockey Quarterfinal: India lead Australia 1-0 at halftime
Desk Tennis Replace
The Japanese males’s desk tennis trio of Jun Mizutani, Koki Niwa and Tomokazu Harimoto received in opposition to Australia’s Hu Heming, Yan Xin and David Powell 3-0 within the first spherical of Monday’s crew occasion, paving the way in which for the host nation to enter the quarter-finals.
Hockey Replace: India rating first objective
India lead Australia 1-0 in Q2 to take lead within the ladies’s hockey quarterfinal.
Ladies’s hockey quarterfinal Replace: India vs Australia
It is 0-0 in the meanwhile. India’s Sharmila was taken off the pitch with what seemed like a again harm.