Women’s cricket team eyes gold, shooting and sailing medals at stake


On the opening day, India’s sailors and shooters led India’s medal tally with a total of five medals in Hangzhou. Monday will see an improvement in the medal tally with a podium finish guaranteed in women’s T20 cricket, where India will take on Sri Lanka in the final. Shooters and sailors will also be eyed to add to the medal tally.

Cricket: Indian women face Sri Lanka (11.30 am)

Another Asian cricket final between India and Sri Lanka is a familiar sight for cricket fans. Smriti Mandhana and Co. cruised to a comfortable win over Bangladesh, while Sri Lanka also put in an impressive performance in their win against Pakistan. Harmanpreet Kaur is likely to return to lead the team in the final as India eyes the gold medal.

Shooting: Rifle Expectations on Men (6.30 am)

After the women’s team impressed on Sunday, the focus will turn to the male rifle shooters. In 10m air rifle, Divyansh Singh Panwar, Aishwarya Pratap Singh Tomar and world champion Rudraksh Patil will be looking for team glory as well as individual medals. The men’s 25m rapid fire event will be stage 2 in which Anish is in good shape to reach the final and the team is also in line for a podium finish.

rowing: More medals at stake (from 7 am onwards)
The men’s single sculls, men’s fours, men’s quadruple sculls and women’s eight finals will see Indians compete in the main medal race. After three medals on the first day in rowing, can rowers add more medals?

Shooting Details:

Divyansh Singh Panwar, Aishwarya Pratap Singh Tomar, Rudraksh Balasaheb Patil – Men’s 10m Air Rifle Individual & Team – Qualification – 06:30 am. (last at 09.00 am)
Anish, Vijayveer Sidhu, Adarsh ​​Singh – Men’s 25m Rapid Fire Pistol Individual & Team – Qualification (Phase 2) – 06:30 am. (last at 11.30 am)

Rowing Details:

Balraj Panwar – M1X (Final) – 07:00 IST

Ashish Kumar, Bhim Singh, Jaswinder Singh and Punit Kumar – M4-(Final) – 07:40 IST

Parminder Singh, Sukhmeet Singh, Jakar Khan and Satnam Singh – M4X (Final) – 08:30 IST
Sonali Swain, Ritu Kauri, H Tendenthoi Devi, Varsha KB, Geetanjali, Ashwathi Punjab, Mrunamayee, Thanjam Priya Devi & Rukmani – W8+ (Last) – 08:50 IST

Wushu: Vikrant Baliyan, Surya Bhanu Pratap Singh, Naorem Roshibina Devi, from 5 pm onwards

gymnastics (qualifying): Pranati Nayak (from 7:30 am)

boxing: Arundhati Chaudhary, Deepak Bhoria and Nishant Dev will compete in their preliminary round. (from 4.45 pm onwards)

Swimming (Round 1 to Finals): Srihari Nataraj, Likhit SP, Dhinidhi Desinghu, Hashika Ramachandran, Veerdhawal Khade (from 7:30 am)

rugby sevens: India vs Singapore (8:20 am)

Boxing (Round 1): Arundhati Choudhary, Deepak Bhoria, Nishant Dev in action from 4.45 pm

women’s handball: India vs Japan (11:30 am)

women’s 3×3 basketball: India vs Uzbekistan (11:20 am)