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Rio Olympics: How Indian athletes performed on Day 10

This is how the Indian contingent performed on Day 10 of the Olympics.

Last Updated: Tuesday, August 16, 2016 - 07:43
Rio Olympics: How Indian athletes performed on Day 10
Zee Media Bureau

Rio de Janeiro: K Srikanth and P V Sindhu kept the medal hopes alive in badminton with facile wins but boxers drew a blank after Vikas Krishan was ousted in the quarterfinals on a mixed day for Indian athletes in the Rio Games here.

This is how the Indian contingent performed on Day 10 of the Olympics.

Badminton: K Srikanth and P V Sindhu advanced to the quarterfinals of their respective events.

Athletics: In the women's 3000m steeplechase, Lalita Babar could finish only 10th in 9 minutes, 22.74 seconds.

Srabani Nanda, in women's 200m, and triple jumper Renjith Maheshwary - made tame exits in the first round

Seema Punia fails to qualify for the women's discus final.

Wrestling: Ravinder Khatri lost his opening round fight against Hungary's Viktor Lorincz in the greco roman 85kg class.

Boxing: Vikas Krishan took a pounding from second seed Bektemir Melikuziev in the quarterfinals to bow out of the Games.

 

PTI
First Published: Tuesday, August 16, 2016 - 04:38

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