Tokyo Olympics : Seventh day great for India, one step away from Satish medal, also amazing in archery-badminton


India got off to a good start on the seventh day of the Tokyo Olympics. Star badminton player PV Sindhu defeated Mia of Denmark in the last 16 matches of the women's singles to reach the last eight. Now Sindhu will face Yamaguchi. On the other hand, the Indian men's hockey team defeated defending Olympic champions Argentina 3-1 to reach the quarter-finals. While Atanu Das has reached the last eight in the men's individual event in archery. Boxer Satish Kumar made it to the quarterfinals of the 91kg category. The sixth day of the Olympics was a mixed one for India. India's medal-winning hopes are alive with better performances from Deepika Kumari, Pooja Rani, and PV Sindhu.

India ranked fifth in rowing

Arjun Jat and Arvind Singh presented the challenge for India in the men's lightweight doubles sculls event. But this Indian pair finished fifth. This is India's best-ever performance in the Olympics.

Rahi Sarnobat slipped

In the third series in the women's 25m air pistol event, Rahi Sarnobat could not maintain her momentum and could only manage 94 points. Earlier, while performing brilliantly in the second series, he scored 97 points and made it to the top 6.

Indian men's hockey team reached the quarter-finals

Indian men's hockey team continues its stellar performance in Tokyo Olympics. Today, Team India defeated defending Olympic champion Argentina 3-1 to make it to the quarter-finals. Varun Kumar, Vivek Sagar Prasad, and Harmanpreet Singh scored for India. While Casella scored the only goal for Argentina. This is the third win for the Indian team in this Olympics.

PV Sindhu reached the last eight

India's star badminton player PV Sindhu has reached the last eight. She defeated Mia Blichfeldt of Denmark 2-0 in the women's singles last 16 matches. Sindhu won the first game 21-15 and the second game 21-13. Now Sindhu will next face Yamaguchi.

Archer Atanu Das reached the last eight

Atanu Das has gone a step ahead to win a medal at the Tokyo Olympics. He made it to the last eight in the men's individual archery event. Atanu defeated Jinyek Oh in the last 16 matches of Korea. Atun won the match 6-5. The match reached a shootout in which the Korean player scored 9 and Atanu scored 10.

Boxer Satish Kumar reached the quarter-finals

Indian boxer Satish Kumar has reached the quarterfinals of the 91kg event. He defeated Ricardo Brown of Jamaica in the last 16 of the 91kg category. Satish won this match by 4-1. Satish defeated the Jamaican boxer 5-0 in the first round and 4-1 in the second round. He is one step away from winning a medal.