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Rio Olympics, Day 4: Atanu Das, Men's hockey team, Vikas Krishan shine; Heena Sidhu out of medal contention

Vikas Krishan Yadav, Atanu Das and Indian men's hockey team put a good show for India at Rio Olympics on Day 4.

Last Updated: Wednesday, August 10, 2016 - 08:56
Rio Olympics, Day 4: Atanu Das, Men's hockey team, Vikas Krishan shine; Heena Sidhu out of medal contention
Zee Media Bureau

Rio De Janeiro: Despite Indian athletes trying their best on Day 4 of Rio Olympics 2014, India's wait for their first medal in the mega event continues.

While it was another dismal show by most of the athletes, archer Atanu Das, boxer Vikas Krishan and Indian men's hockey saved some pride for India with a good show in their respective categories.

Here are all the results:

Rowing: Dattu Baban Bhokanal finished fourth in the quarter-finals of the men's single sculls and was out of medal reckoning.

Shooting: India's Heena Sidhu failed to qualify in the women's 25m air pistol finishing in the 20th position with a total score of 576.

Hockey: Indian men's hockey team defeated Argentina 3-2 in their third match of Rio Olympics 2016.

Archery: Atanu Das beat Cuba's Adrian Andres Puentes Perez 6-4 in the men's individual 1/16 elimination round to advance into pre-quarters.

Boxing: Vikas Krishan Yadav defeated USA’s Charles Cornell by a unanimous decision to cruise into the round of 16 in Boxing 75kg category.

First Published: Wednesday, August 10, 2016 - 08:56

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