As the 2023 Asian Games continues with another day of intense competition, Indian athletes are set to make their mark across a variety of sports on September 26.
With competitors taking part in disciplines ranging from boxing and shooting to e-sports and sailing, the Indian athletes are ready for a day full of action and challenges. The day starts bright and early at 5:30 am, with riders like Hriday Chheda and Anush Agarwala vying for medals in the St George’s Dressage Grand Prix.
Shooters from both the men’s and women’s teams will then begin their quest for success in the skeet qualifying rounds, which begin at 6:30 a.m. Meanwhile, in the world of fencing, Bhavani Devi is all set to participate in the women’s singles saber event.
India made a big impression at the 2023 Asian Games, especially in certain sports, bagging a total of 11 medals. Notably, these medals are equally divided between archery and rowing, with each sport contributing five medals to India’s total tally, while an additional gold medal was taken in cricket.
Earlier on Monday, at the Asian Games in Hangzhou, India set the inaugural world record, with a nine-year-old skater capturing hearts.
In the men’s 10m air rifle team competition, the Indian trio of Divyansh Panwar, Rudrankish Patel and Aishwari Tomar dominated the competition, collecting 1,893.7 points to set a new world record on the second day of this multi-sport tournament. Check all the latest updates here.
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Korea achieved another win in the series, bringing the score to 9-7. India still maintains the lead. Divyansh’s performance seems to be affected by nerves as he scored a score of 10.3 in the eighth series.
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India made its mark at the 2023 Asian Games, excelling in specific sports bringing a total of 11 medals to the country. Interestingly, the medal distribution is evenly split between archery and rowing, with each contributing five medals to India’s tally while one gold came from cricket.
The Indian women’s cricket team clinched its first gold medal today after defeating Sri Lanka in the final. India set its first world record at the Hangzhou Asian Games on Monday when a nine-year-old skater melted hearts.
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The score is now tied between Correa and Divyansh. Divyansh seems to feel the pressure as he hits another 10-under shot.
The score is now 9-9.
Asian Games 2023 Live Updates: India Schedule September 26; Check out who’s competing today
As the 2023 Asian Games gears up for another day of fierce competition, athletes from India are set to make their presence felt across several sporting events on September 26. With participants competing in everything from boxing and shooting to e-sports and sailing, Indian athletes are ready for action.
The day starts early, at 5:30 am, with riders like Hriday Chheda and Anush Agarwala vying for medals in the St George’s Dressage Grand Prix. Read the full story here.
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