Saina Nehwal won second Bronze for India. Now India has equalled its record of maximum (3) medals in any Olympics that it achieved in 2008 Olympics. Devendro moved to Quarterfinal in Boxing.
Women’s Discus Throw Final
Krishna Poonia finished at 7th position throwing 63.62m.
Men’s 20km Race Walk
Irfan Kolothum Thodi finished 10th, while Gurmeet Singh and Baljinder Singh finished 33rd and 43rd in the event of 56 participants.
Women’s 3000m Steeplechase
Sudha Singh (Heat 1) failed to qualify for finals.
Men’s Light Fly (49kg) Round of 16
Devendro Singh def Serdamba (Mongolia) 16-9.
Men’s Light Welter (64kg) Round of 16
Manoj Kumar lost to Thomas Stalker (Britain)
Women’s Singles Bronze Medal Match
Saina Nehwal won Bronze after walkover by Xin Wang (China)
Women’s Trap Qualification
Shagun Choudhary finished 20th in competition of 22 athletes.
Mixed Doubles Second Round
- Leander Paes & Sania Mirza lost to Azarenka & Mirnyi (Belarus) 7-5, 7-6.