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How Indian athletes fared on Day 9 in Rio

Last updated on: August 15, 2016 04:26 IST

India's report card on the ninth day of the 2016 Olympics.

ARTISTIC GYMNASTICS

IMAGE: Gymnast Dipa Karmakar during the Vault final on Sunday. Photograph: Marko Djurica/Reuters.

Women's Vault final: Dipa Karmakar finished 4th with a creditable score of 15.066.

ATHLETICS

Women's Marathon:

IMAGE: O P Jaisha. Photograph: PTI Photos.

O P Jaisha finished 89th in a 150-plus field. Her timing for the 42.1-km race was 2hrs, 47 minutes, 19 seconds.

Kavita Raut placed 120th, clocking 2:59:29 seconds.

BADMINTON

IMAGE: P V Sindhu in action against Canada’s Li Michelle. Photograph: Marcelo del Pozo/Reuters.

Women's singles Group stage: Saina Nehwal lost to Maria Ulitina of Ukraine 18-21, 19-21 and bowed out of the Games.

Men's singles Group stage: Kidambi Srikanth defeated Henri Hurskainen of Sweden 21-6, 21-18 and entered the pre-quarter-finals.

Women's singles Group stage: P V Sindhu defeated Li Michelle of Canada 19-21, 21-15, 21-17 and entered the pre-quarter-finals.

BOXING

IMAGE: Fazliddin Gaibnazarov of Uzbekistan and India's Manoj Kumar, left, during their preliminary - men's light-welterweight (64kg) Round of 16 bout. Photograph: Peter Cziborra /Reuters.

Men's 64kg Preliminary round: Manoj Kumar lost 0-3 to Fazliddin Gaibnazarov of Uzbekistan.

GOLF

IMAGE: SSP Chawrasia. Photograph: Stuart Franklin/Getty Images.

Men's Individual Round 4: SSP Chawrasia and Anirban Lahiri finished tied 50th and tied 57th respectively.

HOCKEY

IMAGE: Belgium’s Sebastien Dockier celebrates after scoring his first goal in the 3-1 victory over India in the men's hockey quarter-final at the Rio Olympics on Sunday. Photograph: David Rogers/Getty Images.

Men's quarter-final: India lost to Belgium 1-3.

SHOOTING

IMAGE: Shooter Gagan Narang. Photograph: PTI.

Men's 50m Rifle 3 position qualification: Gagan Narang and Chain Singh failed to make the final, finishing 23rd and 33rd respectively.

TENNIS

IMAGE: Sania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna. Photograph: Atul Yadav/PTI.

Mixed doubles bronze medal match: Sania Mirza-Rohan Bopanna lost to Stepanek Radek-Lucie Hradecka of the Czech Republic 1-6, 5-7.

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