India at Asian Games 2023 Day 7 Updates: Indian badminton team are currently taking on Korea for a place in the final.
Rohan Bopanna and Rutuja Bhosale won gold in the mixed doubles tennis final on Day 7 of the ongoing Asian Games 2023 in Hangzhou. The Indian pair defeated Chinese Taipei's En-shuo, Tsung-hao Huang. The Indian trio of Saurav Ghosal, Abhay Singh, and Mahesh Mangaonkar won gold in the men's team squash event, defeating Pakistan 2-1 in the final. Kartik Kumar and Gulveer Singh produced a superb show in men's 10,000m final as they won silver and bronze medal respectively. Sarabjot Singh and Divya TS crashed to a narrow defeat against China in the 10m air pistol mixed team final and had to be content with silver. The Indian pair of Sutirtha Mukherjee and Ayhika Mukherjee assured India of a bronze in the women's doubles table-tennis quaterfinals as they defeated China's and world number two pair Chen Weng and Yidi Weng 11-5, 11-5, 5-11, 11-9. Meanwhile, the men's badminton team outplayed Korea 3-2 to storm into the finals, which assures them of a silver.
In athletics Murali Sreeshankar has qualified for the men's long jump final and Jyothi Yarraji Nithya Ramraj have made it to the women's 100m hurdles final. Meanwhile in women's golf, Aditi Ashok is closing on a medal and ended the day in pole position in individual round 3. Also in women's team golf round 3, India finished the day on top. Meanwhile, Preeti and Lovlina Borgohain assured India of medals by entering the semifinals of their respective boxing categories.
The Indian men's hockey team hammered Pakistan 10-2 in the Pool A encounter.
India's medal tally:
Athletics: Jyothi Yarraji finishes second in women's 100 hurdles round 1 - Heat 1
Murali Sreeshankar and Jeswin Aldrin qualify for men's long jump final
Nithya Ramraj qualifies for women's 100m hurdles final
Jinson Johnson qualifies for men's 1500m final
Ajay Kumar Saroj qualifies for men's 1500m final
Shooting: India clinch SILVER in 10m air pistol mixed team final
Roller skating: Arathy Raj 5th in women's 10000m speed skating final
Anandkumar Velkumar 6th, Siddhant Kamble 7th in men's 10000m speed skating final
Tennis: Rohan Bopanna, Rutuja Bhosala clinch GOLD in mixed doubles final
Kurash: Pincky Balhara loses to Uzbek Sitora Elmurodova in women's 52kg quarterfinal
Equestrian: Vivek Ashish Limaye finishes on top in individual eventing dressage routine
Apurva Kishor Dabhade 8th in individual eventing dressage routine
Vikas Kumar 16th in individual eventing dressage routine
India finish 3rd in team eventing dressage routine
Volleyball: India lose 1-3 to South Korea in women's volleyball preliminary round Pool A fixture
Table tennis: India lose to South Korea in men's doubles quarterfinal
Manika Batra loses to China's Wang Yidi in women's singles quarterfinals
Boxing: Preeti Pawar beats Kazakhstan's Zhaina Shekerbekova to enter women's 54kg semifinal
Lovlina Borgohain beats South Korea's Suyeon Seong to enter semifinal of women's 75kg category
Narender beats Iran's Iman in the men's 92kg category, enters semifinal
3x3 basketball: India Women seal 16-6 win vs Malaysia to book quarterfinal berth, where they endure 10-21 defeat against Chinese Taipei
Squash: The Indian men's team beat Pakistan 2-1 to win gold