The quartet of Deepika Kumari, Atanu Das, Tarundeep Rai and Pravin Jadhav entered the mega-event with renewed hopes of winning the country's first Olympic medal in the sport.
Takefusa Kubo scored the only goal with a curling strike off the post in the 71st minute that clinched a 1-0 victory over South Africa at the Tokyo Stadium.
Japan is going ahead with the mega event despite severe warnings from the medical experts who feel that they are putting the country’s health status at risk
Sony Ten 2 and Sony Six channels in English, Sony Ten 3 channels in Hindi and in Tamil & Telugu on the newly launched Sony Ten 4 channels from July 23, 2021
With the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games kick-starting, sports fanatics can catch over 12 hours of non-stop action on the platform between 4 am to 8 pm (IST).
The Mural was inaugurated at the Olympic Village Plaza on Monday by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and Tokyo Olympics organising committee
"There was a ban on eating ice creams on you during the 2016 Olympics, has another ban been imposed for Tokyo," he asked to a grinning Sindhu, who would be aiming to better the silver she won five years ago.
When consumer returns and international travel for pleasure is permitted, Japan’s aggressive tourism strategy will yield results
Tokyo Games spokesman Masa Takaya described the past year after the Games had been postponed as a "long journey," but the idea of "cancellation" never crossed his mind
The Indian men's hockey team has won 11 Olympic medals, includes eight gold, one silver and two bronze. However, it has been 41 years since the team last won an Olympic medal.
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