Rio de Janeiro, Aug 14,2016 : Lengthy distance runner Lalita Babar saved India’s hopes alive by qualifying for the ladies’s three,000 metre Steeplechase finals whereas rower Dattu Bhokanal topped the Final C to complete 13th general in one other dismal day which noticed the ladies’s hockey staff’s quarter-final desires dashed by Argentina as Lalita, Dattu present cheer on Rio Olympics dismal day.
Indian shuttlers Manu Attri and Sumeeth Reddy additionally added a triumphant observe late within the day, defeating Hiroyuki Endo and Kenichi Hayakawa of Japan in straight video games of their last Group D match of the boys’s doubles competitors right here on Saturday.
Lalita, Dattu present cheer on Rio Olympics dismal day.
The Indians, who had already crashed out of medal rivalry, fought off a spirited problem by the Japanese duo within the opening sport to win 23-21, 21-11 in simply 34 minutes on the Riocentro Pavilion four
Two extra Indian runners — Sudha Singh and Nirmala Sheoran — alongwith the ladies’s badminton doubles duo of Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponappa and shooters Gurpreet Singh and Mairaj Ahmad Khan additionally flunked so as to add to India’s distress on the 31st Olympic Games when Lalita, Dattu present cheer on Rio Olympics dismal day.
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