Olympics 2012 Day 4: Finally a Medal for India

India opened its account winning Bronze medal in the Shooting competition. Gagan Narang was the star of the day.

Olympic History
Indian Athletes in 2012 Olympics
India Day 3
Day 1 Report

Women’s Individual

    1/32 Bombayla Devi def Evangelia Psarra (Greece) 6-4
    1/16 Bombayla Devi loses against Aida Roman (Mexico) 6-2

Women’s Singles

    Saine Nehwal def Lianne Tan (Group E play) 21-4, 21-14
    Saina qualifies to elimination round.
    Women’s Doubles Group Stage

      Ponnappa & Jwala Gutta def Cheng & Chien (Taipei) 25-23, 18-21, 21-18
      They must win the last match to have a chance to qualify for elimination round.

    Men’s Light Heavy (81 kg)

      Sumit Sangwan lose to Yamaguchi (Brazil) Preliminary Round

    Field Hockey

      Ind lose 3-2 to Netherlands

    Shooting 10m Air Rifle
    Men’s Qualification

      Gagan Narang (298) qualified for the finals playing in a group of 47 shooters.
      Abhinav Bindra fails to qualify.

    Gagan Narang win Bronze

Men’s Singles

    Vishnu Vardhan loses 6-3, 6-2 to Blaz Kavcic (Slovakia)

Men’s Doubles

    Bhupathi & Bopanna def Mirnyi & Bury (Belarus) 7-6, 6-7, 8-6
    Paes & Vardhan def Haase & Rojer 7-6, 4-6, 6-2

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