Zee Media Bureau
New Delhi: Day 8 of the XX Commonwealth Games will have 25 gold medals at stake. For India, the four gold medals available in wrestling will be of huge importance as there are hardly any other sporting events where the subcontinental giants can hope to win medals. And leading the charge will be Yogeshwar Dutt.
After disappointment in the team event, Indian shuttlers will look to salvage some pride in the individuals and doubles outing with round of 16 clashes scheduled for today. Parupalli Kashyap, Gurusai Datt, Srikanth Kidambi, P. C. Thulasi and PV Sindhu will be action.
Despite a limited fielding, India`s track and field athletes will hope to open their medal count with Vikas Gowda making it to the finals in men`s Discus Throw.
Indian gymnast Ashish Kumar will be action in various routines as he carries the hope of whole country in the gymnasium.
And, India`s men`s hockey team will play a virtual semi-final against South Africa.
Following is the schedule of Indian athletes in the 20th Commonwealth Games.
22:30: Men`s Discus Throw (Vikas Gowda)
23:20: Women`s 800m semifinal (Tintu Luka)
01:00: Women`s Discus Throw Qualifying Round Group A (Krishna Poonia)
20:30: Men`s Preliminary Match - India vs South Africa.
18:30: Men`s doubles Round of 16 (starting time of badminton events)
18:30: Women`s singles Round of 16 (starting time)
00:00: Men`s singles Round of 16 (starting time)
00:00: Women`s doubles Round of 16 (starting time)
00:00: Mixed doubles Round of 16 (starting time)
14:30: Women`s Individual Time Trial (medal to be decided)
17:00: Men`s Individual Time Trial (medal)
14:35: Men`s 3m springboard preliminary
16:36: Women`s 10m platform preliminary
22:35: Men`s 3m springboard final
00:16: Women`s 10m platform final
19:30: Men`s Floor Final
20:16: Women`s Vault Final
21:05: Men`s Pommel Horse Final
21:56: Women`s Uneven Bars Final
22:45: Men`s Rings Final
17:30: Mixed Doubles Pool G - Harinder Pal Sandhu/Joshana Chinappa vs Schubert Maketu/Eli Webb (Papua New Guinea)
14:30: Women`s Freestyle 55kg Quarterfinal (Start Time) Babita Kumari
14:36: Women`s Freestyle 63kg Round of 16 (Start Time) Geetika Jhakar
15:30: Men`s Freestyle 65kg Round of 32 (Start Time) Yogeshwar Dutt
16:10: Men`s Freestyle 86kg Round of 16 (Start Time) Pawan Kumar