Rio Olympics: How Indian athletes performed on Day 12

Sakshi Malik openend India's medal account at the Rio Olympics with a bronze.

Updated: Aug 18, 2016, 07:38 AM IST
Rio Olympics: How Indian athletes performed on Day 12

New Delhi: Four Indians featured on the Day 12 of Rio Olympics 2016.

Golf: Female golfer Aditi Ashok stood 7th, scoring 68 points in Round 1.

Badminton: In men's singles quarter-finals, Kidambi Srikanth was narrowly beaten by China's Lind Dan 6-21, 21-11, 18-21.

Women's freestyle 58 kg Wrestling: Sakshi Malik made India proud by winning a bronze, India's first at the Rio Olympics. In doing so, she also became the first women wrestler to win and Olympic medal for the country.

Athletics: In Women's 800m, Tintu Luka was knocked out in the first round where she stood 29th.