Tokyo Olympics 2020: PV Sindhu loses in semifinals, boxer Pooja Rani's challenge also ends in quarterfinals!


India's star badminton player PV Sindhu has lost to Tai Tzu Ying of Chinese Taipei in the singles event of the Tokyo Olympics today.

With this, PV Sindhu's dream of winning a gold medal in the Tokyo Olympics has been shattered. Chinese Taipei's Tai Tzu Ying defeated Sindhu 21-18, 21-12 in the semi-finals. Sindhu will now have to play the match for the bronze medal.

On the other hand, Indian boxer Pooja Rani's challenge also ended in the quarter-finals today. He missed his chance to win an Olympic medal by losing to Chinese boxer Li Qian. The Chinese boxer easily won this match 5-0.

However, in the discus throw event for India today, Kamalpreet Kaur performed brilliantly and qualified for the finals. At the same time, the Indian women's hockey team also registered a victory against South Africa in their last match of the group.