Hello, Namaste! Welcome to India.com’s live coverage of the Indian Archery action of the ongoing Rio Olympics 2016, on Day 5 at the Sambódromo in Rio de Janerio on Wednesday, as we will be bringing to you all the live updates from this exciting event, that is ought to present some thrills form the Indian archers in the from of Bombayla Devi Laishram and Deepika Kumari. At first, Bombayla Devi would be in action at 6.09 pm, followed by Deepika, who would be in action late at night at 1.27 am. With Laxmirani Majhi already being knocked out, these two archers are now India’s only hopes in the women’s division. Rio Olympics 2016 LIVE Updates, Day 5
The Indian archers in the form of Laxmirani Majhi, Bombayla Devi and Deepika had a tough outing in the team archery, where they crashed out in the quarter-final against Russia. However, with the individual round hoping for a turnaround, the Indians suffered a setback again, as Majhi was eliminated in the Round of 32, while Laishram and Deepika are in action on Wednesday, as India have high expectations and hope from them, and are expected to come up with a stellar epr5formance and keep India’s chances alive for medals in the sector. 2016 Rio Olympics India Schedule Day 5, 10th August
The Day 5 is an action packed day again, as the Indians too would be having an action packed day ahead, with the athletes competing in the field of shooting, archery, judo, hockey, rowing tennis and boxing. India have had a dull outing so far, and the athletes would try to come up with a commendable performance to survive India a chance of winning a medal. A failure to perform on Wednesday would see India suffering serious setbacks in their pursuit to come up with a strong performance, and their hopes of earning a medal could be possibly dashed, although there are plenty of rounds in other sports still to come up.