Neeraj Chopra has cemented his place in history. With his triumph, he put an end to India’s century-long quest for an Olympic medal in athletics.
India won a historic bronze by defeating Germany 5-4 in the final minute of the game, with goalkeeper PR Srijesh saving a penalty corner. The Indians, headed by Manpreet Singh and coached by Australian Graham Reid, savored the historic moment with tears and hugs on the pitch.
Mary Kom has spoken out about her contentious ouster from the 51kg Women’s Boxing event. India’s experienced boxer MC Mary Kom’s hopes of winning a second Olympic medal were dashed as she was knocked out of the Tokyo Olympics in the round of 16 of the women’s 51kg division. Mary Kom faced Colombian Ingrit Valencia on Thursday, but the Indian boxer was defeated by a score of 3-2.
Mirabai Chanu won silver in the women’s 49kg event, ending India’s 21-year drought for a weightlifting medal. Prime Minister Narendra Modi led the nation in congratulating Indian weightlifter Mirabai Chanu on winning the country’s first medal at the pandemic-affected Tokyo Olympics.
CSK put in a clinical display, chasing down SRH’s 171-run total in 18.3 overs, with openers Ruturaj Gaikwad and Faf du Plessis both scoring half-centuries. Today, two mathes scheduled one is MI vs RR and other one is DC vs KKR.
IPL 2021, MI vs DC: Delhi Capitals advanced to second place on the IPL 2021 Points Table with their third win of the season.On Tuesday, the Delhi Capitals beat the Mumbai Indians by six wickets at Chennai’s MA Chidambaram Stadium.
The ICC nominated Indian wicketkeeper-batsman Rishabh Pant for his recent test cricket series against Australia. Other nominations include England’s Joe Root and Ireland’s Paul Stirling.