Tokyo Paralympics 2020 Highlights Updates Day 3

Tokyo: Bhavina Patel was the biggest newsmaker for India in Tokyo Paralympics on Friday. The Indian paddler beat three higher-ranked players to reach the semi-final and assured the nation of its first medal. The colour of the medal is what remains to be decided. Also, archer Rakesh Kumar was the other star for India. He finished 3rd in the Compound Open Ranking Round with 699 points.Also Read - Avani Lekhara, Bhavina Patel Travel For Award Ceremony in Specially-Designed Accessible Vehicles

Lots to look forward to over the weekend, stay tuned to india.com for all the latest. Also Read - Archery: Gold Eludes India Yet Again at World Championships, Three Silvers Claimed

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Archery

Women’s Individual Compound Open Ranking Round – Jyoti Balyan at 5:30 AM IST

Table Tennis

Table Tennis Women’s singles Class 4 Round of 16 – Bhavina Patel at 7:30 AM

Powerlifting

Women’s 50kg Final – Sakina Khatun at 9:30 AM

Archery

Men’s Individual Compound Open Ranking Round – Rakesh Kumar & Shyam Sundar at 10:30 AM

Men’s Individual Recurve Open Ranking Round – Harvinder Singh & Vivek Chikara at 10:30 AM

Powerlifting

Men’s 65kg Final – Jaideep at 3:00 PM

Athletics

Men’s Shot Put F55 Final – Tek Chand at 3:30 PM

Table Tennis:

Table Tennis Women’s singles Class 4 Quarter-final – Bhavina Patel at 3:50 PM (Subject to Qualification)

Live Updates

  • 4:48 PM IST

    Highlights | Bhavina Patel was the biggest newsmaker for India in Tokyo Paralympics on Friday. The Indian paddler beat three higher-ranked players to reach the semi-final. Archer Rakesh Kumar was the other star for India. He finished 3rd in the Compound Open Ranking Round with 699 points.

    Lots to look forward to over the weekend, stay tuned to india.com for all the latest.

  • 4:23 PM IST

  • 4:22 PM IST

    LIVE India at Tokyo Paralympics 2020: Ace Shot putter Tek Chand manages two valid throws out of the six he got. He could not breach his PB of 9.57m in the event. He finishes with a best of 9.04m.

  • 4:16 PM IST

    LIVE India at Tokyo Paralympics 2020: Bhavina has entered the semis with a straight-set win over her Serbian opposition. She has become the big newsmaker for India in Tokyo on Friday.

  • 4:08 PM IST

    LIVE India at Tokyo Paralympics 2020: The Men’s Shot Put final is underway where Tek Chand is the Indian in the event. Meanwhile, Bhavina leads 2-0 against the defending champion from Serbia. She has already got the better of two higher-ranked oppositions.

  • 3:55 PM IST

    LIVE India at Tokyo Paralympics 2020: In his final attempt, he went for 167kg. Unfortunately, it was not deemed a good lift. He will finish without a score.

  • 3:52 PM IST

    LIVE India at Tokyo Paralympics 2020: Bhavina would be in action shortly against the defending champion in the quarter final. In the meanwhile, eyes would be on the final attempt of Jaideep.

  • 3:48 PM IST

    LIVE India at Tokyo Paralympics 2020: After being unable to lift 160kg, Jaideep has taken the bolder route. He has declared 167kg as his final attempt.

  • 3:42 PM IST

    LIVE India at Tokyo Paralympics 2020: Things not looking up for Jaideep, he needs to come up with a miracle to get back in the race for a medal.

  • 3:34 PM IST

    Jaideep fails to lift 160 kg once again in his second attempt in in Men’s 65kg final