Asian Games 2018, Day 11: Swapna Barman, Arpinder Singh clinch Gold for India

29 August 2018, 11:57 PM
Asian Games 2018, Day 11: Swapna Barman wins gold in women's heptathlon (Photo: PTI)
Asian Games 2018, Day 11: Swapna Barman wins gold in women's heptathlon (Photo: PTI)

On the Day 10 of the ongoing 2018 Asian Games, India bagged one gold, six silvers and two bronze taking their medal tally to 50 as the athletes continue their impressive run in the 18th Asian Games that is jointly being held in Jakarta and Palembang in Indonesia. Day 11 of the Asian Games will see the Indian athlete eye more medals as Dutee Chand is set to feature in the Women’s 200m final after topping the semi-finals, while Swapna Barman is also on the mix in Women’s Heptathlon.

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Indian women’s hockey team will also look to continue their impressive run against China in the semi-final in Day 11 of the Asian Games 2018.

Elsewhere, India’s table-tennis star duo of Sharath Kamal and Manika Batra will also feature in the mixed doubles event as India look to continue their prolific run in the 2018 Asian Games.

Asian Games 2018 Day 11 highlights:

#HOCKEY: Indian Women's Hockey Team enters final after defeating China 1-0. 

# ATHLETICS: Arpinder Singh wins gold in men's triple jump. 

# MEDAL TALLY (India): 52 medals | Gold-9, Silver-20, Bronze- 23

# ATHLETICS: Dutee Chand wins silver in women's 200m final. 

# TABLE TENNIS: Sharath Kamal, Manika Batra settles for bronze in table tennis mixed doubles after losing 1-4 to China's Yingsha Sun/Chuqin Wangin.

TABLE TENNIS: Manika Batra and Sharath Kamal lose first, second game 9-11, 5-11 against China's Yingsha Sun/Chuqin Wangin in table tennis mixed doubles semi-finals

# TABLE TENNIS: Manika Batra and Sharath Kamal beat DPR Korea's An Ji Song and Cha Hyo Sim (4-11, 12-10, 6-11, 11-6, 11-8) to enter mixed doubles semi-finals. 

# HAND BALL: India defeat Indonesia by 37-23 in Men's Handball Main Round - Group 3 match

# TABLE TENNIS: Massive win for the duo of Sharath Kamal and Manika Batra as they defeat the Korean partner Lee Sangsu and Jeon Jihee to reach the mixed doubles quarterfinals.

# BOXING: Vikas Krishan defeat China's Tuoheta Erbieke 3-2. He proceeds to semi-finals of 75kg middleweight boxing.

# TABLE TENNIS: The duo of Anthony Amalraj and Madhurika Patkar lose 3-1 to Hong Kong's Kwan Kit Ho and Lee Ho Ching in Mixed Doubles Round of 16.

# SQUASH: Indian team consisting of Joshna Chinappa, Dipika Palliakl, Sunanya Karuvilla and Tanvi Khanna beat China 3-0 in the Women's Team Pool B match.

# BOXING: Amit Pangal wins in the Men's Light Fly (49kg) quarter-final assuring a medal for India. All semi-finalists get medals in boxing.

# SQUASH: Joshna Chinappa, Dipika Pallikal, Sunanya Kuruvilla and Tanvi Khanna are in action as India take on China in the Women's Team Pool B match

# TABLE TENNIS: Manika Batra and Sharath Kamal also qualify to the Round of 16 after beating Malaysia’s J Choong and KL Dick.

# TABLE TENNIS: The duo of Madhurika Patkar and Anthony Amalraj defeat Indonesia's Indriani L and Aji DP to progress to the Round of 16.

# TABLE TENNIS: Madhurika Patkar and Anthony Amalraj win the third game by 11-8 in the mixed doubles event. India have a 2-1 lead now.

# CYCLING: Monorama Devi ends second last in Tempo Race of Women's Omnium

# CYCLING: Manjeet Singh fails to qualify for the final in men’s 4,000m individual pursuit after finishing 12th.

# KAYAK: Ching Arambam and Naocha Singh qualify for Kayak Double (K2) 1000m Men Semifinals.

# SEPAK TAKRAW: India loses 0-2 to Malaysia in their Women’s Quadrant Preliminary Group B match

# JAVELIN THROW: Swapna Barman throws 49.42m in her second javelin throw attempt. She leads the ranking charts as of now.

# JUDO: Vijay Kumar Yadav loses to Uzbekistan’s Diyorbek Urozboev by 0-10 in the men’s -60 kg round of 16 match.

# KAYAK: India finish sixth and last in the heat of men’s Kayak Four (K4) 500m.

# CYCLING: India’s Esow Alban and Ranjit Singh finish 16th and 18th in the men’s sprint qualification round

# LONG JUMP: Swapna Barman with an incredible jump of 6.44m finishes second in the long jump event of the women’s heptathlon, while Purnima Hembram finishes fifth with 5.85m. 

# LONG JUMP: Swapna Barman records an impressive 6.05m! What a jump that was!

# CYCLING: Manorama Devi ends the women's omnium scratch race in ninth position.

# LONG JUMP: India's Swapna Barman and Purnima Hebram started with mediocre jumps, recording 5.82 and 5.85 respectively.

# The long jump event with India's Swapna Barman and Purnima Hebram has just started! 

India’s Khushbir Kaur finishes fourth in the women’s 20km racewalk as she misses out on a bronze medal. Soumya Baby was disqualified from the final race.

First Published: Wednesday, August 29, 2018 07:34 AM
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