India suffers setback at Tokyo Olympics Amit Pangal, India’s medal hope in boxing, was eliminated in the quarterfinals. In the 52 kg category, world number one Amit lost to Colombian athlete Ubergen Martinez. The loss was 1-4. Uberjan won a silver medal at the Rio Olympics.
The defeat of India’s Atanu Das in the men’s individual event at Ambay was another disappointment. Japan’s Takaharu Furukawa defeated Atanu in the quarterfinals. The Japanese athlete is a London Olympics medalist. This ended the Indian struggle in Ambay.
Today, shooters Anjum Mudgil and Tejaswini Sawant are competing in the 50m Rifle Three Position Qualifying Round. PV in the women’s badminton semifinals tonight. Sindhu is facing Tai Su Ying.