Rio Olympics 2016: Atanu Das, Vikas Krishnan advance, men's hockey team wins on positive Day for India

 Rio Olympics 2016: Atanu Das, Vikas Krishnan advance, mens hockey team wins on positive Day for India

India's first positive news of Day 4 came after Atanu Das defeated Nepelese rival Jit Bahadur Muktan 6-0 in the round of 64. Reuters

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Indian Archer Atanu Das held on to his nerves and qualified for pre-quarterfinals after winning against Cuban Adrian Andres Puentes Perez 6-4 in a thrilling clash. AFP

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Indian men's hockey team acknowledges fans after winning against Argentina 2-1. Their win first win over them since 2009. AFP

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Indian hockey team goalkeeper and captain PR Sreejesh overjoyed after they won a tight game against Argentina. AFP

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India's boxer Vikas Krishan started his campaign with a win over USA's Charles Conwell and will meet Onder Sipal of Turkey in the pre-quarters. AP

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India's lone rower Dattu Baban Bhokanal failed to qualify for the semifinals of men's single sculls after he finished 4th in quarterfinal 4 and 15th overall. AP

Rio de Janeiro: India's shooter Heena Sidhu during the qualifying round of 50M Pistol event at the Summer Olympic 2016 at Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on Tuesday. PTI Photo by Atul Yadav (PTI8_9_2016_000323B)

Heena Sidhu made her exit after performing poorly in the women's 25m pistol event where she finished a distant 20th with 576 out of 600 points. PTI

 

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Updated Date: Aug 22, 2016 10:58:28 IST