2018 Youth Olympics



The 2018 Summer Youth Olympic Games, officially known as the III Summer Youth Olympic Games, and commonly known as Buenos Aires 2018, is a forthcoming international sport, cultural, and educational event that will be hosted in Buenos Aires, Argentina between 6 and 18 October 2018. It will be the first Summer Youth Olympic Games to be held outside of Asia (also first in the Southern and Western Hemispheres), and the first Youth Games for either summer or winter to be held outside Eurasia. The age limitation of the athletes at Youth Olympics is 14 to 18.

India marks its debut in field hockey 5s and sports climbing at the Youth Olympics. The contingent includes ISSF senior and junior world cup champion Manu Bhaker, Commonwealth Games medallist shooter Mehuli Ghosh, world youth boxing champion Jyoti Gulia and world youth silver medalist Jeremy Lalrinunga in weightlifting. Total 46 athletes from India will compete in 2018 youth games.

Shooting star Manu Bhaker was named as the flag-bearer of the Indian contingent for the 3rd Youth Olympic Games .
Indian Olympic Association (IOA) president Narinder Batra announced during the send-off ceremony here that the 16-year-old Bhaker will lead the Indian team in the opening ceremony.

Manu Bhaker CWG 2018

Here is full Indian Schedule –

 

Archery

India qualified two archers based on its performance at the Asian Continental Qualification Tournament Here is Full Result Of Archery event of India at 2018 Youth Olympics.

Athlete Event Ranking round Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinal Semifinals Final / BM Medal / Rank
Aakash Boys’ Individual 12th October
Himani Girls’ Individual 12th October
Akash / TBD Mixed Team 12th October
TBD / Himani Mixed Team 12th October

 

Athletics

India qualified seven Athlete for Youth Olympics. 5 Boys and 2 Girls will represent India in Athlete. Ajaj RAJ SINGH RANA is rank 2nd in the javelin throw in the world this year also Praveen CHITRAVEL is rank 8th in Triple Jump in u18 this year. Here is Full Result Of Athletics event of India at 2018 Youth Olympics.

Athlete Event Heats / Qualification Final Medal / Rank
Nisar Ahmed Boy’s 200m 13 October
Sreekiran Nandakumar Boy’s 800m 13 October
Suraj Panwar 5000m walk race 11 October
Vishnupriya Jayaprakashan Girl’s 400m hurdles 13 October
Seema Girl’s 3000m 11 October
Praveen Chitravel Boy’s triple jump 13 October
Kunwer Ajai Raj Singh Rana Boy’s javelin throw 13 October

 
 



Badminton

India qualified two players based on the Badminton Junior World Rankings.Here is Full Result Of Badminton event of India at 2018 Youth Olympics.

Athlete Event Group Stage Group Stage Group Stage Quarterfinal Semifinal Final / BM Medal / Rank
Lakshya Sen Boys’ Singles Mostafa Kamel (EGY) Danylo Bosniuk (UKR) Fabricio Farias (BRA)
Jakka Vaishnavi Reddy Girls’ Singles Elena Andreu (ESP) Jennie Gai (USA) F. Saponara (PER)
Lakshya Sen (IND) / TBD Mixed Doubles
TBD / Jakka Vaishnavi Reddy (IND) Mixed Doubles

 

Boxing

India qualified one boxer based on its performance at the 2017 Youth Women’s World Boxing Championships.Here is Full Result Of Boxing event of India at 2018 Youth Olympics.

Athlete Event Preliminaries Semifinals Final / RM Medal / Rank
Jyoti Gulia Girls’ -51kg 15th October

 

Field hockey

India qualified 2 teams (Men and Women) based on its performance at the 2018 Youth Olympics Qualifiers..Here is Full Result Of Field hockey event of India at 2018 Youth Olympics.

Boys Team: Prashant Kumar Chauhan, Shivam Anand, Rahul Kumar Rajbhar, Maninder Singh, Sanjay, Sudeep Chirmako, Pawan, Rabichandra Singh Moirangathem, Vivek Sagar Prasad

Match Stage Winner Score Stat Points
India Vs Bangladesh Group Stage 7 October India
Bangladesh
Austria
Kenya
Australia
Canada
India Vs Austria Group Stage 8 October India
Bangladesh
Austria
Kenya
Australia
Canada
India Vs Kenya Group Stage 9 October India
Bangladesh
Austria
Kenya
Australia
Canada
India Vs Australia Group Stage 10 October India
Bangladesh
Austria
Kenya
Australia
Canada
India Vs Canada Group Stage 11 October India
Bangladesh
Austria
Kenya
Australia
Canada


 
Girl Team – Team: Salima Tete, Reet, Khushboo, Ishika Chaudhary, Mumtaz Khan, Sangita Kumari, Chetna, Bichu Devi Kharibam, Lalremsiami

Match Stage Winner Score Stat Points
India Vs Austria Group Stage 7 October India
Uruguay
Austria
Vanuatu
Argentina
South Africa
India Vs Uruguay Group Stage 8 October India
Uruguay
Austria
Vanuatu
Argentina
South Africa
India Vs Vanuatu Group Stage 9 October India
Uruguay
Austria
Vanuatu
Argentina
South Africa
India Vs Argentina Group Stage 10 October India
Uruguay
Austria
Vanuatu
Argentina
South Africa
India Vs South Africa Group Stage 11 October India
Uruguay
Austria
Vanuatu
Argentina
South Africa

Judo

India qualified one judoker Tababi Devi.Here is Full Result Of Judo event of India at 2018 Youth Olympics.

Athlete Event Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Repechage Final / RM Medal / Rank
Tababi Devi Girls’ – 44 kg W.Yangchen (BHU)



 

Rowing

India qualified one boat based on its performance at the 2018 Asian Youth Olympic Games Qualification Regatta.Here is Full Result Of Rowing event of India at 2018 Youth Olympics.

Athlete Event Seeding Heats Heats Repechage Final Medal / Rank
Satnam Singh
Ashish Goliyan
Boys’ pair (JM2-) 7th October

 

Shooting

India qualified four sport shooters based on its performance at the 2017 Asian Championships.Here is Full Result Of Shooting event of India at 2018 Youth Olympics.

Athlete Event Qualification Rank Final Medal Remark
Tushar Mane Boys’ 10m Air Rifle 7th October
Saurabh Chaudhary Boys’ 10m Air Pistol 10th October
Mehuli Ghosh Girls’ 10m Air Rifle 8th October
Manu Bhaker Girls’ 10m Air Pistol 9th October
Round of 16 Quarterfinal Final Medal / Rank
Tushar Mane (IND) / TBD 10m Air Rifle Mixed Team 10th October
TBD / Mehuli Ghosh (IND) 10m Air Rifle Mixed Team 10th October
Saurabh Chaudhary (IND) / TBD 10m Air Pistol Mixed Team 11th October
TBD / Manu Bhaker (IND) 10m Air Pistol Mixed Team 11th October

 

Sport climbing

India qualified one sport climber based on its performance at the 2017 Asian Youth Sport Climbing Championships..Here is Full Result Of India at Sport climbing.

Athlete Event Speed
Qualification
Bouldering
Qualification
Lead
Qualification
Points Final Medal / Rank
Bharath Pereira Boy’s combined 8th October Speed
Bouldering
Lead

 
 
 
Also read – India at Asian Games
 
 

Swimming

India qualified two Swimmer for Youth Olympics. Srihari Nataraj and Advait Page will compete in 4 Event out of which Nataraj will compete in 3 event. Natraj recently create National Reord in all of those event.Here is Full Result Of India at Swimming.

Athlete Event Heats / Qualification Semifinal Final Medal / Rank
Srihari Nataraj 50m backstroke 9 October
Srihari Nataraj 100m backstroke 7 October
Srihari Nataraj 200m backstroke 12 October
Advait Page 800 m freestyle 11 October

 

Table tennis

India qualified two table tennis player based on its performance at the Road to Buenos Aires (Asia) series in Thailand. Here is Full Result Of India at Table tennis.

Athlete Event Group Stage Group Stage Group Stage Quarterfinal Semifinal Final / BM Medal / Rank
Manav Thakkar Boys’ Singles M.Stankevičius (LTU) Amin Ahmadian (IRI) Javen Choong (MAS)
Archana Kamath Girls’ Singles Goi R X (SGP) Al-Hodaby (EGY) A.Vovk (SLO)
Manav Thakkar (IND) / TBD Mixed Doubles 12th October
TBD / Archana Kamath (IND) Mixed Doubles 12th October

 

Weightlifting

India qualified two athletes based on its performance at the 2018 Asian Youth Championships. Here is Full Result Of India at Weightlifting.

Athlete Event Snatch Clean & jerk Total Medal / Rank
Jeremy Lalrinunga Boy’s 62 kg 8th October
Sneha Soren Girl’s 48 kg 8th October

 


Wrestling

India qualified two athletes based on its performance at the 2018 Asian Youth Championships. Here is Full Result Of India at Weightlifting.

Athlete Event Group stage Group stage Group stage Final / BM Medal / Rank
Simran Girl’s 43 kg 13th October
Mansi Girl’s 57 kg 13th October