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Highlights, Asian Games 2018 Day 3: Divya Kakran wins bronze; Indian women's hockey team hammer Kazakhs

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Highlights, Asian Games 2018 Day 3: Divya Kakran wins bronze; Indian women's hockey team hammer Kazakhs

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Aug 21, 2018 - 21:29 (IST)

A good day for India at the Asian Games. It started with Saurabh Chaudhary clinching gold medal in the 10m Air Pistol event while Abhishek Verma winning bronze in the same. Another shooter, Sanjeev Rajput won silver medal in Men's 50m Rifle 3 Positions while wrestler Divya Kakran won her bronze medal bout by technical superiority. 

Apart from that, the Indian wushu contingent guaranteed four medals for the country. 

Thanks for joining with us today and we will back again tomorrow with the blog. Until then, good bye!    

Aug 21, 2018 - 20:48 (IST)

Pardeep Kumar couldn't assure a fifth Sanda medal for India, as he struggled to hold off a determined Puja Riyaya, despite making a strong start and winning the first round.

Aug 21, 2018 - 20:44 (IST)

Wushu

That's the end. No fifth medal for India in wushu as Pardeep Kumar loses his bout against Puja Riyaya. 

Aug 21, 2018 - 20:39 (IST)

Wushu

One point each to Pardeep Kumar and Puja Riyaya. Time's running out. 

Aug 21, 2018 - 20:28 (IST)

The last of India's Sanda contingent plays next

Pardeep Kumar faces Puja Riyaya in the Men's Sanda 70kg quarter-finals.

He had earlier beaten Mirzodalerkhon Khurshedzoda 2-0 in the round of 16.

Aug 21, 2018 - 20:16 (IST)

Women's Hockey

The carnage comes to an end. Well, it's fair to say that the Kazaks were no match to the quality of the Indians. The final scoreline read 21-0. 
 
Here are India's goal-scores: 
 
Lalremsiami - 3
Udita - 1
Neha Goyal - 1
Navneet Kaur - 3
Vandana Kataria - 3
Lillima Minz - 2
Navjot Kaur - 2
Gurjit Kaur - 4 
Deep Grace Ekka - 1
Monika - 1

Aug 21, 2018 - 20:06 (IST)

Medal update

India have assured yet another medal in Wushu, this one coming courtesy of Narender Grewal.

Grewal dispatched his opponent Akhmal Rakhimov 2-0 to enter the Men's Sanda 65kg semi-finals.

Aug 21, 2018 - 19:57 (IST)

Women's Hockey

Navneet Kaur completes her hat-trick. A total of three Indian players have scored hat-tricks in this match. 17-0 so far. 

Aug 21, 2018 - 19:52 (IST)

Surya Bhanu Partap Singh wins!

India's excellent run in the Wushu quarter-finals continues as Surya Bhanu Partap Singh beats his opponent from the Philippines to enter the Men's Sanda 60kg semi-finals.

Another medal assured. 

Aug 21, 2018 - 19:49 (IST)

Women's Hockey

As expected, more goals from India in the third quarter. Seven more and the scoreline reads 16 goals to India while Kazakhstan haven't been able to score. 
 
India's goal-scorers: 
 
Lalremsiami - 3
Udita - 1
Neha Goyal - 1
Navneet Kaur - 3
Vandana Kataria - 2
Lillima Minz - 2
Navjot Kaur - 1
Gurjit Kaur - 2 
Deep Grace Ekka - 1

ASIAN GAMES 2018, DAY 3 LATEST UPDATE: End of the first quarter. India leading the match against Kazakhstan 5-0. Looks like they won't trouble winning this game.

Day 3, Schedule: Following is the schedule of Indian contingent on the third day of the Asian Games.

Archery

Men's Recurve Team Event: Atanu Das, Jagdish Chaudhary, Sukhchain Singh, Vishwas

Women's Recurve Team Event: Deepika Kumari, Promila Daimary, Ankita Bhakat, Laxmirani Majhi

Artistic Gymnastics

Women: Dipa Karmakar, Pranati Das, Aruna Reddy, Mandira Chowdhury, Pranati Nayak 2:30 PM (Qualification)

Bridge

Men's qualification

Mixed team qualification

Supermixed team qualification (All events start at 9 am)

Fencing

Women's Epee individual: 9 AM

Handball

Women's: India vs DPR Korea (1PM)

Hockey

Women's: India vs Kazakhstan 7 PM

Kabaddi

Women: India vs Sri Lanka 8 am ; India vs Indonesia 11:20 am

Men's: India vs Thailand 4 pm

Rowing

Men's singles sculls Repechages 8 am

Women's pair Repechages 7:50 am

Men's lightweights four Repechages 9am

Sepak Takraw

Women's team Regu: India vs Thailand 10:30 am

Shooting

Men: Abhishek Verma, Saurabh Chaudhary 10m air pistol qualification 8 am

Finals (9:45 AM)

Mixed team event:

Lakshay, Shreyasi Singh Trap qualification 8:30 am (Final 3:00 pm

Swimming

Anshul Kothari, Virdhawal Khade 50m freestyle heats 8:06 am

Tennis

Round of 16 (Men and women)

Volleyball

Women: India vs Vietman 9 AM

Wrestling

Men's (Greco Roman):

Gyanender (60 kg) , Manish (67 kg)

Women's: (Freestyle)

Divya Kakran (68 kg), Kiran (72 kg).

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