Singhraj ended with a score of 216.8 in the final to finish behind Chinese duo Yang Chao (237.9) and Huang Xing (237.5)
Indeed, Avani is the first Indian female athlete to win a gold medal in either Olympics or the Paralympics
French astronaut Thomas Pesquet of the European Space Agency (ESA) posted a series of videos on Twitter over the weekend, showing some of the ISS astronauts performing their favourite games sans gravity.
The team of Felix, Sydney McLaughlin, Dalilah Muhammad and Athing Mu was never in jeopardy in this one.
"It feels unbelievable. It is the first time India has won a gold in athletics, so I feel very good. We have just one gold here in other sports," the 23-year-old said after winning the historic gold.
Bajrang showed some initiative and aggression against Niyazbekov to storm to victory.
Indian women's hockey team to take on the Great Britain
The V Baskaran-led team was the last to secure an Olympic medal (gold) back in Moscow 1980.
They trailed 1-3 at half-time before they scripted their finest comeback victory.
"I did not come to Tokyo for a silver medal. It will not give me satisfaction. Maybe this time I deserved only a silver because Uguev was a better wrestler today," Dahiya said
But it was a dream run as Lovlina had the honour to win the third medal for the country in Tokyo after Mirabai Chanu and PV Sindhu.
“Iron sharpening iron,” McLaughlin called the latest in her series of showdowns with Muhammad, each one faster than the last. “Every time we step on the track, it’s always something fast.”
India vs Germany in men's bronze medal match: 7:00 am
India still have a chance to win the bronze medal as they will take on Great Britain in the third-fourth place play-off match on Friday.
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