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  • 7:30 AM IST

    Live Updates, Taekwondo: Ahmad Abughaush wins gold medal for Jordan in Men’s 68 kg category!

  • 7:27 AM IST

    Live Updates, Athletics: USA take their medals tally to 100, Dalilah Muhammad wins gold medal in Women’s 400m Hurdles.

  • 7:26 AM IST

    Live Updates, Taekwondo: Jade Jones of Great Britain wins gold medal in Women’s Taekwondo 57 kg category.

  • 7:25 AM IST

    Live Updates, Athletics: Meanwhile Sara Kolka of Croatia wins gold medal in Women’s Javelin throw.

  • 7:22 AM IST

    Live Updates, Athletics: Usain Bolt does his signature move and the crowd goes berserk, he completed the race in 19.78 minutes.

  • 7:19 AM IST

    Live Updates, Athletics: Usain Bolt taking selfies with the fans, he is one of the most humble athlete ever, this is the reason why everyone around the world loves him!

  • 7:12 AM IST

    Live Updates, Athletics: Usain Bolt is acknowledging the crowd, shaking hands with fans!

  • 7:12 AM IST

    Live Updates, Athletics: Jamaica win gold, Canada win silver and France win bronze medal!

  • 7:11 AM IST

    Live Updates, Athletics: He did it in Beijing, he did it in London and he has done it again at RIo, What a Legend! take a bow Usain Bolt.

  • 7:10 AM IST

    Live Updates, Athletics: Usain Bolt wins again, he has done it again and won the 200m race, the crowd is ecstatic about this win!

Rio de Janeiro, Aug 18: Day 13 of Rio Olympics 2016 has commenced. India.com brings to you the live updates from all sporting events of the game. After clinching their first medal on Day 12, this could be yet another hopeful day for the Indian contingent as shuttler PV Sindhu could ensure the silver medal for the nation. PV Sindhu would be in action against Japan’s Nozomi Okumura in the semifinals of the Women’s Singles Badminton. A victory here would ensure her berth for the finals. India could make yet another mark today in Women’s Wrestling as veteran female wrestler Babita Kumari would be competing in the 53 kg freestyle bout. In Women’s Golf, Aditi Ashok would be taking part in Round 2 of Women’s Individual. The action would commence from 4:00 PM. (ALSO READ: Wrestler Sakshi Malik wins India’s first medal at Rio 2016)

Babita Kumari would take on Greece’s Maria Prevolaraki for the quarter finals spot. The match would begin at 7:10 PM. India.com will bring to you the live updates from the match. Meanwhile, PV Sindhu’s semifinal encounter against at 7:30 PM. Stay tuned for the all the live updates and reports. (ALSO READ: Rio Olympics 2016 India: Schedule, Fixtures of Events in IST)

TimeEventsAthletes
04:00 PM OnwardsGolf- Women’s individual Round 2Aditi Ashok
07:10 PM OnwardsWrestling- Women’s freestyle 53kg Rd of 16Babita Kumari vs Maria Prevolaraki
07:30 PM OnwardsBadminton- Women’s singles semifinalsPV Sindhu vs Nozomi Okuhara

India’s campaign at Rio Olympics 2016 has so far remained lacklustre. With barely 4 days of competition remaining, India hopes to end on a positive note. On Wednesday, wrestler  Sakshi Malik won the bronze medal. India now pins hope in PV Sindhu to secure another medal for the nation. In Men’s Wrestling, the upcoming competitions in the next couple of days would feature the likes of Narsingh Yadav, Yogeshwar Dutt and and Sandeep Tomar.