Asian Games 2023 Live Updates: India Athletes Look To Add To Their Medals Tally© X (formerly Twitter)
Asian Games 2023 Live Updates: India won two gold medals on Monday and the athletes will be looking to add more medals to their tally across disciplines on September 26. The women’s cricket team defeated Sri Lanka in the final to claim a historic gold medal while the trio of world champion Rudrankksh Patil, Olympian Divyansh Panwar and Aishwary Pratap Singh Tomar clinched the gold medal in the Men’s 10m Air Rifle event with a world record effort. On Tuesday, Indian athletes will be looking to perform well in shooting, wushu, rowing, and boxing while the Indian men’s hockey team will be in action against Singapore. Bhavani Devi will start her campaign in fencing at the Asian Games 2023. (Asian Games 2023 Medals Tally)
Here are the Live Updates of Asian Games 2023, September 26 action straight from Hangzhou:
Asian Games LIVE, Esports: Defeat for Prajapati!
Mayank Prajapati goes down 0-2 in the round of 32 tie of Street Fighter V: Champion Edition.
Asian Games LIVE, Equestrian: Not looking good!
Divyakriti Singh scores 68.176 in the Dressage Prix St-Georges, while Sudipti Hajela manages 66.706. India currently sixth with two more riders — Hriday Vipul Chheda and Anush Agarwalla.
Asian Games LIVE, Hockey: Golazo!!!
Shamsher scores India’s 8th, slotting home from close range. 2 goals in the blink of an eye. India are up and running in this third quarter.
Asian Games LIVE, Hockey: India dominant!
India have thrown the kitchen sink at Singapore but have not been able to find the back of the net in this third quarter.
Asian Games LIVE, Fencing: Bhavani Devi advances!
Bhavani Devi defeats Bangladesh’s Roksana Khatun 5-1 to remain unbeaten in Pool 4. She’ll now recieve a bye in Table of 32 and will compete directly in Round of 16 later today.
Asian Games LIVE, Hockey: Half-time!
India lead Singapore 6-0 in this men’s hockey pool match. Utter dominance from the Men in Blue. Mandeep (12′,30′), Harmanpreet (24′), Vivek (23′), Gurjant (22′), Lalit (16′) are the scorers.
Asian Games LIVE, Hockey: GOAL!
Mandeep scores India’s sixth from a penalty corner. The Singapore goalkeeper beaten after a wicked deflection.
Asian Games LIVE, Shooting: Divyansh-Ramita Into Bronze Medal Match
The Indian pair scores 628.2 in the qualification round which earns a 6th spot finish. India will now face Republic Korea in the second bronze medal match at 8:40AM IST.
Asian Games LIVE, Women’s Sabre: Bhavani Gets Her 4th Win
Bhavani Devi gets her fourth win on the trot, she beats Uzbek fencer Zaynab Dayibekova 5-1. It’s all looking very easy for the Indian at the moment.
Asian Games LIVE, Men’s Hockey: Harmanpreet Gets His Goal
Finally from a penalty corner, India strike and it’s the skipper Harmanpreet Singh’s flick that does the job for the team. India dominant 5-0 against Singapore.
Asian Games 2023 LIVE, Men’s Hockey: Floodgates Open!
That’s the third goal for India, second in Q2. An excellent cross from Mandeep sees Gurjant Singh pounce on the opportunity and get their third goal. Not long after, Sumit gets one from long range. The floodgates have opened! India 4-0 up.
Asian Games LIVE, Women’s Sabre: Bhavani Gets Third Win
Bhavani Devi continues her winning march and this time, she gets the better of Kazakh fencer Karina Dospay in her third bout in the group stage. Excellent performances from her!
Asian Games LIVE, Men’s Hockey: Lalit Gets The Second Goal
GOAAAALLLLL! India are 2-0 up against Singapore and it’s Lalit Upadhyay who does the needful for the team. The second quarter is off to a flier for the Indian team.
Asian Games 2023 LIVE, Men’s Hockey: India 1-0 Singapore After Q1
The first quarter truly belongs to India but they would’ve wanted to score more. As many as 5 penalty corners were awarded to the Indian team but they couldn’t capitalise. It’s Mandeep’s goal that is the difference maker after Q1.
Asian Games LIVE, Women’s Sabre: Another Win For Bhavani
Bhavani Devi is on a roll! She wins 5-1 against Alhammad of Saudi Arabia in her second group stage game. Need to keep that going!
Asian Games LIVE, Women’s Sabre: Victory For Bhavani Devi
A victory for Indian Fencer Bhavani Devi to begin with! She outlasts Juliet Jie Min Heng of Singapore 5-2 in her first group stage bout in women’s sabre individual event.
Asian Games 2023 LIVE, Men’s Hockey: First Goal For India
The persistent pressure finally pays off for India and it’s Mandeep Singh who opens the scoring for the team in the first quarter. Just about 3 minutes to go before the second quarter begins, and India are thankfully in front!
Asian Games 2023 LIVE, Shooting:Ramita, Divyansh Eye 10m Air Rifle Mixed Team Final
India’s Divyansh Singh Panwar and Ramita are looking to qualify for the final of the 10m Air Rifle Mixed Team Qualification event. It is going to be a shooting heavy morning. Stay tuned for all live updates!
Asian Games 2023 LIVE, Shooting: 25m Pistol Women’s Qualification Precision Event Underway!
We are also underway in 25m Pistol Women’s Qualification Precision event. India’s Rhythm Sangwan, Esha Singh and Manu Bhaker are in action.
Asian Games 2023 LIVE, Shooting: Skeet-75 Men’s Qualification
We are also underway in Skeet-75 Men’s Qualification event. Three Indian shooters — Anant Jeet Singh Naruka, Gurjoat Singh Khangura and Angad Vir Singh Bajwa — are in action.
Asian Games LIVE, Men’s Hockey: Will India Dominate Again?
The Singapore side that India are up against lost to Pakistan in their last match 11-0. India, on the other hand, defeated Uzbekistan in their last match 16-0. Similar scoreline today? The first quarter is underway!
Asian Games LIVE: Hockey Action Underway!
Looking to continue their stunning form, India are up against Singapore in Men’s Hockey. Here’s a look at the starting XI:
Starting XI #TeamIndia led by Harmanpreet Singh are looking sharp as they take on Singapore in today’s encounter of the 19th Asian Games Hangzhou 2022.
26th Sept 6:30 AM IST. Streaming on Sony LIV and Sony Sports Network.#HockeyIndia… pic.twitter.com/U3VZkX4JPj,>
— Hockey India (@TheHockeyIndia) September 26, 2023
Asian Games 2023 LIVE: Overall Medals Tally
With 5 medals on Sunday and 6 on Monday, India stand at a total tally of 11 medals in the Asian Games 2023. Hosts China continue to dominate in first place with 32 gold medals.
Asian Games LIVE, Shooting: More Medals Coming!
A medal galore can be expected from shooting today, especially considering some of the country’s finest are in action.
The list includes:
Men’s Skeet-75 individual and team events: Anant Jeet Singh Naruka, Gurjoat Singh Khangura, and Angar Vir Singh Bajwa
Women’s Skeet-75 individual and team events: Ganemat Sekhon, Darshna Rathore and Parinaaz Dhaliwal
Women’s 25m pistol individual and team events: Rhythm Sangwan, Esha Singh, and Manu Bhaker
Asian Games LIVE, Equestrian: Action Has Begun!
India’s action in Equestrian has already begun. Sudipti Hajela scored a total average score of 66.705 in her dressage series. Other athletes, including Divyakriti Singh, Hriday Vipul Chheda and Anush Agarwalla will also be in action soon!
Asian Games LIVE: More Gold Medals For India Today?
Hello and welcome to our live coverage of the Asian Games 2023. With 2 gold medals already in the kitty, the Indian contingent would look to add more today. Plenty of action awaits us. Stay tuned for live updates!
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