Lalita Babar finished 10th in the women's 3000m steeplechase finals at the Rio Olympics as India's poor track and field display continued on Monday.
All the action in photos of India from Day 8 of Rio Olympics 2016.
Day eight of the Rio Olympics 2016 saw long distance runner Lalita Babar keep India's hopes alive by qualifying for the women's 3,000 metre Steeplechase finals while rower Dattu Bhokanal topped the Final C to finish 13th overall in another dismal day which saw the women's hockey team's quarter-final dreams dashed by Argentina.
Lalita Babar qualified for the women's 3000m steeplechase final after finishing 4th in the qualifying heat 2 with a national record time at the Rio Olympics
Lalita Babar has proved that she deserves to be in India’s Olympic contingent by qualifying for both the 42.195 km marathon event and the 3000M steeplechase competition in Rio.
Sudha Singh, who broke the national record in women's 3000m steeplechase in Shanghai, said that her performance will boost her confidence ahead of the Rio Games