Tokyo Paralympics: In Shooting P4 Mixed 50m Pistol, Singhraj and Manish Narwal qualified for the finals.
Tricolor hoisted at Tokyo Paralympics, Sinharaj and Manish Narwal made it to the final in shooting.
It was a good start for India on the 11th day at the Tokyo Paralympics. Pramod Bhagat ensured at least a silver medal for India in SL 3. He defeated Fujihara Daisuke of Japan 21-11, 21-16 in the semi-finals to reach the final. With this, India will have 14 medals in Tokyo. Apart from these, Manish Narwal and Singhraj Adhana have reached the finals in the 50m air pistol shooting of SH-1 category. Adhana finished fourth in the qualification round with 536 points, while Narwal finished seventh with 533 points. Adhana has won bronze medal in 10m air pistol.
Pramod will clash for Gold
Pramod Bhagat will clash with Bethel Daniels for the gold medal. On the other hand, Manoj Sarkar had to face defeat in the semi-finals. She was defeated by Bethel Daniels 21-8, 21-10 in the semi-finals. Now Manoj Sarkar will take on Fujihara Daisuke for the bronze medal. Both the matches will be played at 3 pm.
On Friday, 3 medals were received,
before that on Friday, India got 3 medals. Harvinder Singh won the third medal for India in Archery. He defeated the Korean archer in the shoot-off in the bronze medal match. Before him, Avani Lekhara of Rajasthan won the bronze medal in the 50m air rifle. Apart from Avani, Praveen Kumar also won the medal for the country. He won the silver medal in high jump with a new Asian record. He got this medal in the high jump of T-64 category.
More medals in Tokyo than the medals won so far in 11 Paralympics,
India now has 14 medals in Tokyo. So far in 53 years 12 medals have come in 11 Paralympics. The Paralympics have been taking place since 1960. India has been participating in the Paralympics since 1968. India did not participate in 1976 and 1980.