Sat. May 18th, 2024

India aims to increase its medal tally on the 13th day of the Asian Games in Hangzhou. With a total of 86 medals earned so far, India has made a strong impression in various sports. The Indian women’s kabaddi team secured a spot in the final by defeating Nepal 61-17 in the semi-final, while the women’s archery recurve team advanced to the semi-final. In cricket, the men’s team, led by Ruturaj Gaikwad, is leading against Bangladesh in the semi-final. Here are the live updates from Day 13 of the Asian Games 2023.

In wrestling, Aman from India defeated South Korea’s Sunggwon Kim 6-1 in the Round of 16 match to qualify for the quarter-finals. In archery, India faced South Korea in the semi-final and lost the first set 54-56. They need to improve in the second set to stay in the competition. Shikha Chouhan from India finished sixth in the Women’s Kayak semifinal, securing a spot in the final with a time of 133.23.

The Indian women’s kabaddi team dominated the match against Nepal, winning 61-17 in the semi-final and securing at least a silver medal. The semi-final between India and South Korea in women’s recurve team archery is about to begin. A victory in this match will guarantee a silver medal for India.

In sport climbing, Bharat Pereira from India is leading the standings in the Men’s Boulder Semifinal with 29.7 points. In kabaddi, the Indian women’s team is leading Nepal 29-10 at half-time in the semi-final. In Ju-Jitsu, India’s Anupama Swain lost 0-12 to China in the women’s 52kg Round of 16 match.

In cricket, Bangladesh has lost three wickets for just 21 runs at the end of the Powerplay in the men’s semi-final. India won the toss and elected to field. The target for India would be to restrict Bangladesh to under 150 runs and comfortably chase the score.

With the hope of reaching the 90-medal mark, India aims to increase its medal tally today. The contingent has already earned 86 medals and is determined to complete a century by the end of the games. There is a lot of action set to take place in Hangzhou, so stay tuned for more updates.

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