India LIVE at Tokyo 2020 Olympics: Sindhu makes knockouts; hockey women lose, archer Tarundeep out


India continue their campaign at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics on Wednesday, July 28, with badminton stars PV Sindhu and B Sai Praneeth, archer Deepika Kumari, and the women’s hockey team highlighting the day’s action.

While there are no medal rounds involving Indians today, there’s plenty of key games across disciplines. Scroll down to catch all the action LIVE.

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Results so far


PV Sindhu defeated Hong Kong’s Cheung Ngan Yi 21-9, 21-16 to top Group J and advance to knockouts.


Tarundeep Rai lost 6-5 to Israel’s Itay Shanny in the second round (round of 32) of the men’s individual event.


Women’s pool A: India lost 4-1 to Great Britain

Coming up


Men’s individual

Pravin Jadhav vs Galsan Bazarzhapov (ROC) at 12.30 PM.

The Indian men had a disappointing ranking round and will be hoping to pull off a surprise or two. Jadhav finished the highest at 31 and Tarundeep the lowest at 37. The third in the fray Atanu Das, finished 35th, starts on July 29, Thursday.

Women’s individual

Deepika Kumari vs Karma (Bhutan) at 2.14 PM

Deepika starts her individual tournament with a round-of-64 match against Bhutan’s Karma — ranks 9 vs 56 from the ranking rounds.


Men’s singles group D: 2.30 PM — B. Sai Praneeth


Lightweight men’s sculls semi final A/B 2 — 8 AM

After a stunning row in their repechage round, Arjun Lal and Arvind Singh became the first Indians to make a rowing semi final (top 3 will progress to final A)


Men’s skiff 49er race 4 at 8.35 AM — KC Ganapathy and Varun Thakkar


Women’s middleweight round-of-16: 2.33 PM approx – Pooja Rani vs. Ichrak Chaib (Algeria)


Swimming — Women’s 200m freestyle Final: 7.11 AM (Ledecky vs Titmus 2.0 – unmissable), Men’s 200m butterfly Final: 7.20 AM, Women’s 200m Individual Medley Final: 8.15 AM, Women’s 1500m freestyle Final: 8.20 AM (Ledecky, again), Men’s 4x 200m Freestyle Final 8.50 AM approx.

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