Asian Games 2018 Day 9 live updates

Asian Games 2018 Day 9 live updates

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JAKARTA/PALEMBANG: After India’s clinical performance on track and field on Sunday the ninth day of the Asian Games 2018 will be worth looking forward to. The Indian contingent bagged five silver medals in various events. The women shone on Sunday as Hima Das went on to break 400m national record for the second time in two days and bring home a silver medal while Dutee Chand too bagged a silver in Women’s 100m. Equestrian saw Fouaad Mirza and the men’s team securing a silver and Muhammed Anas settled for a silver in Men’s 400m. India also secured two Bronze in Bridge for both men’s team and mixed team events.

A major heartbreak came after a Bronze was lost due to disqualification. Long distance runner Govindan Lakshmanan was disqualified from Men’s 10,000m race after stepped inside the track. Indian Archers were clinical in their performance on Sunday as both men’s and women’s team. In Badminton, shuttlers Saina Nehwal and PV Sindhu secured their position in the semi-finals as they beat Indonesia’s Ratchanok Intanon and Nitchaon Jindapol respectively in the quarterfinal matches.

In Athletics, Jauna Murmu and Anu Raghavan will be eyeing for medals in Women’s 400 Hurdles while Dharun Ayyasamy and Santosh Kumar Tamilarasan after their clinical performance on Saturday are in the Men’s 400m Hurdles final.

Follow the live updates from Day 9:

27 August 2018, 16:22 PM
Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulates Saina Nehwal for clinching the first ever medal for India in Women’s Singles Badminton category at the Asian Games as he bagged bronze medal after slumping to a 17-21, 14-21 straight-games defeat at the hands of Tai Tzu Ying of Chinese Taipei in the semi-final clash. “Trust @NSaina to make us proud and script history! Her Bronze in the #AsianGames2018 is the first ever medal for India in the women’s singles Badminton category. India congratulates our star badminton player for yet another success,” Modi tweeted.

27 August 2018, 16:06 PM
Table Tennis Men’s Team Group D: Harmeet Rajul Desai wins the third match against Dinh Duc le as India defeat Vietnam 3-0 in Table Tennis Men’s Team Group D match.

27 August 2018, 15:39 PM
Table Tennis Men’s Team Group D: Sharath Kamal Achanta wins the second match against Vietnam’s Duc Tuan Nguyen as India takes 2-0 lead.

27 August 2018, 15:14 PM
Table Tennis Men’s Team Group D: India take 1-0 lead over Vietnam. India’s Sathiyan Gnanasekaran won the first match. The Indian team has Sharath Kamal Achanta and Harmeet Rajul Desai apart from Sathiyan.

27 August 2018, 15:08 PM
Boxing Men’s Middle (75kg): India’s Vikas Krishan wins 5-0 against Pakistan’s Ahmed Tanveer in Round of 16 bout.

27 August 2018, 14:54 PM
Boxing Men’s Middle (75kg): India’s Vikas Krishan face Pakistan’s Ahmed Tanveer in Round of 16 match.

27 August 2018, 14:50 PM
Table Tennis Men’s Team: India face Vietnam in Group D match of the preliminary round.

27 August 2018, 13:52 PM
Hockey Women’s Tournament: India storms into semifinals by beating Thailand 5-0 in Pool B match. Captain Rani Rampal scored three goals while Navjot Kaur and Monika scored one goal each.

27 August 2018, 13:36 PM
Squash Women’s Team: India wins 3-0 against Iran in Pool B match.

27 August 2018, 13:33 PM
Hockey Women’s Tournament: India leads 1-0 against Thailand at the end of 3rd quarter in Pool B match.

27 August 2018, 13:26 PM
Karate Men’s 84kg: India’s Vishal loses 0-8 to Uzbekistan’s Shakhboz Akhatov in the quarterfinal match.

27 August 2018, 13:05 PM
Hockey Women’s Tournament: India and Thailand remain without a point at the end of 2nd quarter in Pool B match. India 0-0 Thailand.

27 August 2018, 12:47 PM
Hockey Women’s Tournament: India 0-0 Thailand after 1st quarter in Pool B match.

27 August 2018, 12:44 PM
Badminton Women’s Singles Semifinal: PV Sindhu cruises into finals by beating Japan’s Akane Yamaguchi. Sindhu won 21-17, 15-21, 21-10 against Yamaguchi.
27 August 2018, 12:36 PM
Squash Women’s Team: India take on Iran in Pool B match. The Indian team has Joshana Chinappa, Dipika Pallikal Karthik, Sunayna Kuruvilla and Tanvi Khanna.

27 August 2018, 12:31 PM
Squash Men’s Team: India win 3-0 against Indonesia in the Pool B match.

27 August 2018, 12:27 PM
Hockey Women’s Tournament: India take on Thailand in Pool B match.

27 August 2018, 12:22 PM
Squash Men’s Team: India leads 2-0 against Indonesia in Pool B match.

27 August 2018, 12:19 PM
Badminton Women’s Singles Semifinal: Japan’s Akane Yamaguchi wins the second game against PV Sindhu. Yamaguchi revives by winning the second game 21-15 against Sindhu.

27 August 2018, 12:14 PM
Volleyball Women’s Tournament: India lose 0-3 to China in Pool B match. China beat India 25-18, 25-19, 25-9.
27 August 2018, 11:56 AM
Volleyball Women’s Tournament: India trail by 0-2 against China in Pool B match. China won the second set 25-19 against India.

27 August 2018, 11:54 AM
Badminton Women’s Singles Semifinal: PV Sindhu wins the first game 21-17 against Japan’s Akane Yamaguchi.

27 August 2018, 11:53 AM
Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Rathore congratulated Saina Nehwal on her Bronze medal.
27 August 2018, 11:44 AM
Saina Nehwal becomes the first women ever to win a medal in individual badminton in Asian Games. This is also the first individual badminton medal after 36 years for India.

27 August 2018, 11:37 AM
Squash Men’s Team: India leads 1-0 against Indonesia in the Pool B match.

27 August 2018, 11:36 AM
Canoe Sprint TBR 1000m Men’s: India clocked 4:47.649 to finish 4th in the semifinal match.

27 August 2018, 11:34 AM
Badminton Women’s Singles Semifinal: India’s PV Sindhu takes on Japan’s Akane Yamaguchi. Sindhu is currently ranked World No. 3 while Yamaguchi holds the second spot in World Rankings.

27 August 2018, 11:30 AM
Volleyball Women’s Tournament: China takes the lead by winning the first set 25-18 against India in Pool B match.

27 August 2018, 11:26 AM
Table Tennis Men’s Team: India wins 3-0 against Macau in Group D match. Anthony Arputharaj Amalraj, Harmeet Rajul Desai and Manav Vikash Thakkar won a match each.

27 August 2018, 11:20 AM
Squash Men’s Team: India face Indonesia for the Pool B match. The Indian team will have Saurav Ghosal, Harinder Pal Singh Sandhu, Ramit Tandon and Mahesh Mangaonkar.

27 August 2018, 11:10 AM
Badminton Women’s Singles Semifinal: India’s Saina Nehwal settles for Bronze after losing 17-21, 14-21 to Chinese Taipei’s Tai Tzu Ying.

27 August 2018, 11:07 AM
Table Tennis Men’s Team: India vs Macau Group D match is underway. India lead by 1-0. The Indian team has Anthony Arputharaj Amalraj, Harmeet Rajul Desai and Manav Vikash Thakkar.

27 August 2018, 10:59 AM
Volleyball Women’s Tournament: India take on China in Pool B match.

27 August 2018, 10:51 AM
Badminton Women’s Singles Semifinal: India’s Saina Nehwal loses the first game 21-17 to Chinese Taipei’s Tai Tzu Ying. From 1-5 to 9-9 Saina pushes hard to take control over the game but Tai tries to maintain pressure.

27 August 2018, 10:37 AM
Tai Tzu Ying is the current world number one and has won the last nine games against Saina Nehwal.

27 August 2018, 10:33 AM
Badminton Women’s Singles Semifinal: India’s Saina Nehwal faces Chinese Taipei’s Tai‚Äč Tzu Ying. Nehwal on Sunday beat Indonesia’s Ratchanok Intanon to qualify for the semifinals.

27 August 2018, 10:25 AM
Equestrian Jumping: India finish at the 17th (last) spot in Jumping Team qualification event. In Jumping Individual event, India’s Kaevaan Kevic Setalvad stands at 50th rank, Zahan Kevic Setalvad stands at 57th rank and Chetan Reddy Nakula stands at 63rd rank.

27 August 2018, 10:07 AM
Canoe Repechage: India qualifies for the semifinals after securing the 2nd spot behind Korea. India clocked 4:51.810 behind Korea’s 4:44.730.

27 August 2018, 10:03 AM
Sepaktakraw Men’s Regu: India wins 2-0 against Nepal in the Preliminary Group B match. The team won 21-5, 21-15 against Nepal.

27 August 2018, 09:56 AM
Sepaktakraw Men’s Regu: India leads 1-0 against Nepal in the Preliminary Group B match winning the first set 21-5.

27 August 2018, 09:33 AM
Sepaktakraw is also called Kick Volleyball where one team has three players and the match ends in best of three.

27 August 2018, 09:31 AM
Sepaktakraw Men’s Regu: India vs Nepal Preliminary Group B match is underway.

27 August 2018, 09:04 AM
India currently stands at the 9th position in the medal tally.
27 August 2018, 08:54 AM
Canoe TBR 1000m Men Heat: India finishes last (fifth) clocking 4:54.198 in the Heat 2. China clocked 4:41.664 to secure the first position in the Heat.

27 August 2018, 08:35 AM
Karate Men’s (75kg): Korea’s Muil Kim beat India’s Sharath Kumar Jayendran 1-0 in 1/16 final match.

27 August 2018, 08:27 AM
Karate Men’s (75kg) 1/16 Final: India’s Sharath Kumar Jayendran takes on Korea’s Muil Kim.

27 August 2018, 08:15 AM
Equestrian Jumping Team and Jumping Individual events are underway. India has Kaevaan Kevic Setalvad, Chetan Reddy Nakula and Zahan Kevic Setalvad competing in the 1st qualification of Jumping Individual event.

27 August 2018, 08:12 AM
India won seven medals on Day 8 of the Asian Games 2018 bagging five silver and two bronze medals. Click here to check the medal tally.

27 August 2018, 07:35 AM
Here is the events schedule of the Indian contingent for Day 9:

-6.30 AM
Equestrian Jumping Individual Qualification: Kevic Kaevaan Setalvad, Chetan Reddy Nakula, Kevic Zahan Setalvad
Equestrian Jumping Team Qualification: India

-8.15 AM
Karate Men’s 75kg 1/16 Final: Sharath Kumar Jayendran vs Muil Kim

-8.30 AM
Canoe TBR 1000m Men: India

-9.30 AM
Sepaktakraw Men’s Regu Preliminary Group B match: India vs Nepal

-10:30 AM
Badminton Women’s Singles Semifinals: Saina Nehwal vs Tzuying Tai (Chinese Taipei)
Badminton Women’s Singles Semifinals: PV Sindhu vs Akane Yamaguchi (Japan)
Table Tennis Men’s Team Group D: India vs Macau

-11.00 AM
Squash Women’s Team Pool B: India vs Iran
Squash Men’s Team Pool B: India vs Indonesia
Volleyball Women’s Team Pool B match: India vs China

-12.30 PM
Hockey Women’s Pool B: India vs Thailand
Weightlifting Men’s +100kg Group A

-12.42 PM
Karate Men’s 84kg Quarterfinal: Vishal

-2.30 PM
Table Tennis Men’s Team Group D: India vs Vietnam

-3.00 PM
Boxing Men’s Middle (75kg) Round of 16: Vikas Krishan vs Tanveer Ahmed (Pakistan)

-3.30 PM
Weightlifting Women’s +75kg Group A

-4.30 PM
Table Tennis Women’s Team Quarterfinals

-5.00 PM
Squash Men’s Team Pool B: India vs Singapore

-5.10 PM
Athletics, Women’s Long Jump (Final): Neena Varakil, James Nayana (5:10 PM IST)

-5.15 PM
Athletics, Men’s Javelin Throw (Final): Neerak Chopra, Shivpal Singh
Athletics, Women’s 400m Hurdles (Final): Jauna Murmu, Anu Raghavan
Boxing Men’s Light Fly (49kg) Round of 16: Amit vs Kharkhuu Enkhmandakh (Mongolia)

-5.30 PM
Athletics, Men’s 400m Hurdles (Final): Dharun Ayyasamy, Santosh Kumar Tamilarasan
Athletics, Men’s High Jump (Final): Chethan Balasubramanya

-5.45 PM
Athletics, Women’s 3000m Steeplechase (Final): Sudha Singh, Chinta

-6.00 PM
Athletics, Men’s 3000m Steeplechase (Final): Shankar Lal Swami

-6.15 PM
Boxing Men’s Bantam (56kg) Round of 16: Mohammed Hussam Uddin vs Enkh-Amar Kharkhuu (Mongolia)

-6.30 PM
Table Tennis Men’s Team Quarterfinals

-6.35 PM
Athletics, Men’s 800m Qualification: Jinson Johnson, Manjit Singh

-7.00PM
Boxing Men’s Light Welter (64kg) Round of 16: Dheeraj vs Nurlan Kobashev (Kyrgyzstan)

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