Starting with P.V Sindhu,
Top Indian badminton player, Rio Olympics silver medalist PV Sindhu in Tokyo
Blasting. Prequarters beat 12th ranked Bleachfeld (Denmark) 21-15, 21-13. Sindhu, who got the rhythm in the second round, showed the same momentum in the knockout. Stunned the opponent within 40 minutes. Indus extended their lead over Bleachfeld to 5-1. Indus is likely to face tough opponents in the quarters and semis. Akane Yamaguchi may face Taiju Ying in the quarterfinals and Taiju Ying in the semis.
Hockey .. Quarters finalized
Team India shocked defending champions Argentina in hockey. The fourth battle in Pool A was a 3-1 victory. The quarter-final berth was finalized. The fight against Argentina went so horribly that no actual goals were scored in the first two quarters. Both teams advanced on a formidable defense. Varun Kumar scored in the 43rd minute to give India a 1-0 lead. Shoot Casella converted a penalty corner in the 48th minute to make it 1-1. At the end of the game, Vivek Sagar Prasad scored in the 58th minute and Harman Preet Singh in the 59th minute to give them a 3-1 victory.
Atanu .. tough fight
Atanudas advanced to the quarterfinals in the men's archery individual competition. He defeated Deng Yu Cheng 6-4 in the first elimination fight. The match led to five sets as the two played as if they were you. The fifth set became crucial as the score was tied at 4-4 in the fourth set. He won 28-26, 6-4. He then went on to win the London Olympics, a stunning victory over rival Ho Ginwer. Shutafu defeated the Korean 6-5 in the ensuing battle. By the end of five sets the scores were tied at 5-5. In the shootout, Ginheck scored 9 and Atan scored 10.
Satish .. Punch
Indian boxer Satish Kumar reached the quarterfinals in the 91+ kg category. A solid 4-1 victory over Ricarda Brown of Jamaica. Four of the five judges favored Satish. Scores 30-27, 30-27, 28-29, 30-27, 30-26 were given. Satish noticed that the opponent's feet were not moving and rained fists on him. He will face Uzbekistan boxer Bakhodir Jalolov in the quarterfinals. Jalolov is a world and Asian champion. If he defeats him and reaches the semis, Satish will at least secure bronze.