After the disappointing loss of Indian women’s hockey team, Indian athletes would look to end their campaign in Asian Games 2018 on a high note.
A golden dream unfulfilled for over 30 years remained just that in women’s hockey, as the team not only missed out the gold medal but the direct qualification spot to Tokyo Olympics 2020.
However, India has equalled their best ever medal haul after sailors won 3 medals today (1 Silver & 2 Bronze) at the 18th Asian Games.
Now, on Day 14 all the eyes will be on women’s squash team who will be up against Hongkong China for the gold medal match while Amit Panghal, the lone Indian pugilist in the final will be up against Olympic Champion Hasanboy Dusmatov of Uzbekistan.
The men’s hockey team will be up against the arch-rivals Pakistan for a bronze medal play-off while the bridge team can give India a big surprise with their cards game on the final day.
Siddharth Pardesi will carry the Indian hopes Men’s 10m Platform event of Diving while Jamesboy Singh Oinam and
Prakant Sharma will participate in C2 200 m event of Canoeing.
Asian Games 2018: India’s Day 14 Full Schedule:-
|Athlete / Team||Sports||Event||Result||Remark||Medal|
|Amit Panghal||BOXING||49 Kg – Final||Dusmatov (UZB)
Win – (3-2)
|BRIDGE||Men’s pair||333 – 9th||Medal Event|
|BRIDGE||Men’s pair||306 – `12th||Medal Event|
|BRIDGE||Men’s pair||384 – 1st||
|BRIDGE||Women’s pair||349 – 7th||Medal Event|
|BRIDGE||Mixed pair||333 – 5th||Medal Event|
|BRIDGE||Mixed pair||329 – 7th||Medal Event|
|Jamesboy Singh Oinam
|CANOEING||C2 200 m – Final||41.152 – 9th||Medal Event|
|India||CANOEING||K4 500m Women – Final||1:51.729 – 9th||Medal Event|
|Siddharth Pardesi||DIVING||Men’s 10m Platform||Medal Event|
|Men Team||Hockey||Men – Bronze Medal Match||India VS Pakistan
Win – (2-1)
|Women Team||SQUASH||Team Final||India Vs Hongkong
Lost – (0-2)