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Chandigarh, Aug 12 (PTI) Olympic bronze medal-winning national men’s hockey team players and 10 other sportspersons from Punjab were on Thursday felicitated by the state government for their ...

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India's Birendra Lakra (26) passes against Japan during a men's field hockey match at the 2020 Summer Olympics. (Photo Credit: AP/PTI)

  • India women's hockey team defeated Australia 1-0 on Monday
  • Equestrian Fouaad Mirza finished a creditable 23rd in the finals
  • Day 12 will see men's hockey semi-finals between India and Belgium

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Tokyo, Aug 2 (PTI) They seemed courage and tenacity personified as India's women hockey players stunned three-time champions Australia to enter their maiden Olympic semifinals, while debutant ...

Tokyo, Aug 2 (PTI) Discus thrower Kamalpreet Kaur finished a creditable sixth in her first Olympics in a rain-interrupted final while sprinter Dutee Chand ended her campaign on a disappointing ...

Tokyo, Aug 2 (PTI) Discus thrower Kamalpreet Kaur finished a creditable sixth in her first Olympics with a best throw of 63.70m in a rain-interrupted final here on Monday.

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Kamalpreet Kaur reacts after her thrown during the qualification round of the women's discus throw at 2020 Summer Olympics. (AP/PTI Photo)

  • Kamalpreet Kaur finished sixth with a best attempt of 63.70
  • She had started well in the women's discus throw final as she threw 61.62 in her first attempt
  • Kamalpreet Kaur produced one of the best performances by an Indian in the Olympics

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Indian hockey team will be in action on Day 11 at the Tokyo Olympics. (Photo credit: PTI)

  • Indian shuttler PV Sindhu won a bronze medal on Day 10
  • Discus thrower Kamalpreet Kaur will be in action on Day 11
  • Dutee Chand will run in the heats of the women’s 200m

Tokyo, Jul 31 (PTI) Discus thrower Kamalpreet Kaur produced one of the best performances by an Indian in the Olympics, though in a qualifying round, as she made it to the finals of the Tokyo ...

Kamalpreet Kaur, of India, reacts after her thrown during the qualification round of the women's discus throw. (Photo credit: PTI)

  • Kamalpreet Kaur qualified for the final round of the woman's discus throw as the second best thrower
  • Her best effort in qualification was 64m 
  • She had started trying her hand in cricket last year to handle the psychological toll of the COVID lockdown