Asian Games: India’s Kabaddi women’s team to face Chinese Taipei in its first group game
On day 9 of the Asian Games 2023 at Hangzhou, India’s Kabaddi campaign will kick off today with the women’s team facing Chinese Taipei in its first group game. Table tennis women’s doubles duo Sutirtha Mukherjee and Ayhika Mukherjee will face North Korea in the semi-finals today. Athletics will be in focus after Indian track and field stars won nine medals yesterday.
Amlan Borgohain, in men’s 200m, and the Indian mixed 4x400m quartet will run for glory today.
The Indian men’s hockey team will aim for five wins in five as they take on Bangladesh in the final Pool A match today. India vs. DPR Korea is also on the agenda in the women’s basketball quarter-final. Indians will also contest in four canoeing medal events today. Medals are also on offer in the equestrian jumping team and individual final. Archery, bridge, chess, diving, kurash, roller skating, sepaktakraw and squash will also feature Indian athletes.
India’s sportspersons shined on Day 8 of the Asian Games in Hangzhou, China yesterday, taking the overall medal tally to 53. The medal tally includes 13 Gold, 21 Silver and 19 Bronze