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Asian Games 2018 Day 14 as it happened: Amit, bridge team add gold, bronze in men’s hockey

Asian Games 2018 highlights of Day 13: Amit Panghal’s gold makes it India’s best ever gold tally since 1951 games in New Delhi

By HT Correspondent | Sep 01, 2018 20:29 IST
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India continued to win medals on day 14 of the Asian Games 2018 with Amit Panghal leading the way with gold in men’s flyweight category. Panghal beat reigning Olympic champion Hasanboy Dusmatov to claim the gold medal India men’s hockey team beat Pakistan 2-1 to win bronze. Akashdeep Singh and Harmanpreet scored for India while Muhammad Atiq scored for Pakistan. Perhaps the most surprising medal came in Bridge where Pranab Bardhan and Shibhnath Sarkar won gold. InSquash women’s team won silver after going down 0-2 in the final.

(MEDAL TALLY)(ASIAN GAMES FULL COVERAGE)

20:20 IST

That’s it for day 14

That’s it for day 14 of the Asian Games 2018. Thanks for joining us.

20:16 pm IST

Medal eludes Siddarth Pardeshi

Siddarth Pardeshi won’t be winning a medal at the Asian Games, he is currently sixth and the people in front of him still have a dive left.

19:40 pm IST

Pardeshi currently bottom

India’s Siddarth Pardeshi is 10th after two rounds, he has score 117.1, while the top guy has a score of 174.50

17:42 pm IST

Siddharth Pardeshi in action next

India’s Siddharth Pardeshi will be in action next. he is in the final of men’s 10m platform in diving.

17:27 pm IST

India beat Pakistan, win bronze

India beat Pakistan 2-1 in men’s hockey bronze medal match at Asian Games 2018. Akashdeep Singh and Harmanpreet Singh the scorers for India, while Muhammad Atiq scored for Pakistan.

17:14 pm IST

Pakistan half India deficit

India doubled their lead with a penalty corner but Pakistan halved the deficit minutes laterwith Muhammad Atiq scoring. Time for India to concentrate again. 2-1 to India

17:05 pm IST

End of Q3, India lead

Last quarter of the games has begun. India still lead Pakistan 1-0 in men’s hockey bronze medal match courtesy Akashdeep’s goal in the third minute.

16:38 pm IST

End of Q2, India still lead

End of Q2 and India still lead Pakistan 1-0 in men’s hockey bronze medal match. Akashdeep with the goal in the first quarter.

16:19 pm IST

End of Q1, India lead

India lead Pakistan 1-0 at the end of 1st quarter. Akashdeep with the goal that has got Indian noses ahead.

16:03 pm IST

India lead against Pakistan

India have taken the lead against Pakistan in men’s hockey. Akashdeep with the goal. 1-0 to India.

15:37 hrs IST

No medal for India in Judo

The Indian mixed team loses the bronze-medal playoff against China in the mixed team event 0-4.

15:03 hrs IST

MEDAL ALERT! Silver for India in squash

Hong Kong win the first two matches of the women’s team final to take the gold medal. It’s a silver for the Indian team.

14:50 hrs IST

Squash final update

India’s No 1 Joshna Chinappa is taking on Hong Kong’s No 1 Annie Au in a must-win match. Joshna is currently trailing 0-2.

14:13 hrs IST

Squash final Update

India Vs Hong Kong

Sunayna Kuruvilla wins the 3rd game. India trailing 1-2 now

14:09 hrs IST

Indonesia to bid for 2032 Summer Olympics

“Indonesia has planned to immediately register itself as a candidate for the 2032 Olympics host,” Indonesia President Joko Widodo was quoted as saying on Saturday by AFP.

13:42 hrs IST

Squash final about to begin

The women’s team final between India and Hong Kong is about to begin

13:10 hrs IST

MEDAL ALERT! Another GOLD Medal in Bridge (Men’s Pair)

Pranab Bardhan and Shibhnath Sarkar win gold in the men’s pair event!

12:45 hrs IST

What a fight, what a bout!

Dusmatov was never able to land his punches, Amit fought like a man possessed, and he walks away with a GOLD. Number 14 for India.

12:42 hrs IST

Amit Panghal wins GOLD!

Stunning effort by the Indian, GOLD for INDIA!

12:38 hrs IST

Pretty even first round, Amit looks confident

Neither boxer seems on top right now and this final is building up really well. But, well there are two more rounds to come

12:33 hrs IST

It is going to be tough

Well, Amit’s opponent is reigning Olympic champion Hasanboy Dusmatov. This is not going to be easy, but then you don’t win Gold easily.

12:30 hrs IST

Amit Panghal enters the ring

Big day for the young man. Big day for India

12:09 hrs IST

When it all began on Day 1

Apurvi Chandela and Ravi Kumar started India’s campaign with a bronze medal in the 10m air rifle mixed team event

11:36 hrs IST

Laurels for Dutee Chand

11:26 hrs IST

Good show in athletics

India’s athletics contingent contributed to seven of India’s 13 current gold medals at the 2018 Asian Games and 19 of their total 65 medals.

11:10 hrs IST

More medals for China

Zhou Yu wins her third Asian Games gold medal by triumphing in the women’s canoe/kayak 500m sprint double with Li Yue. She had also won the women’s kayak single 500m title in 2010 and 2014. It was China’s seventh overall gold medal in the event.

10:52 hrs IST

Amit Panghal eyes gold

Amit Panghal (49kg) was the lone Indian boxer to make the final of the Asian Games, beating Philippines’ Carlo Paalam in a fiercely-contested semifinal bout. Read full story here.

10:18 hrs IST

Triathlon medal

Jumpei Furuya won the men’s triathlon to give Japan their 70th gold medal at the 18th Asian Games. It was Japan’s third successive victory in the event.

10:09 hrs IST

Kayak Four (K4) 500m Women’s final

The Indian team finishes ninth and last in the Kayak Four (K4) 500m Women’s final with a time of 1:51.729. China wins gold with 1:33.896.

09:52 hrs IST

Coach’s take on hockey final loss

09:33 hrs IST

Asian Games Day 14 Full Schedule

Check out all the events on Day 14 of Asian Games 2018 here.

09:17 hrs IST

More appreciation for Swapna Barman

Referring to the success of Swapna Barman, India’s first-ever Asian Games gold medal winner in heptathlon, West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee said she would be provided all facilities to achieve a better result at the next big sporting event.

The state government has already announced a cash prize of Rs 10 lakh and a government job for Barman.

08:58 hrs IST

India’s Bridge medal hopes

Men’s pair Final 2 (Pranab Bardhan/Shibhnath Sarkar, Sumit Mukherjee/Debabrata Majumder, Subhash Gupta/Sapan Desai)

Women’s pair Final 2 (Marianne Karmarkar/Hema Deora, Aparna Sain/Feroza Chothia)

Mixed pair Final 2 (Bachiraju Satyanarayana/Kiran Nadar, Rajeev Khandelwal/Himani Khandelwal)

08:50 hrs IST

Heartbreak for Vikas Krishan

Vikas Krishan, who had sustained an eye injury, had to pull out of the semi-final bout of the men’s middle 75 kg boxing event. As a result of the pullout, the 26-year-old had to settle for a bronze medal in the prestigious quadrennial tournament.

08:40 hrs IST

Defeat in Judo

India lose 0-4 to Kazakhstan in mixed team judo quarterfinals.Vijay Kumar Yadav, Harshdeep Singh Brar, Kalpana Devi and Garima Choudhary played the matches and lost.

08:35 hrs IST

Double delight for Japan

Yuika Sugasawa’s last-minute header earned Japan the Asian Games gold medal in pouring rain in Palembang with a 1-0 win over China in the women’s soccer final.

A half hour later on a humid Friday night 400 kilometers (250 miles) away in the Indonesian capital, Japan beat India 2-1 for gold in the women’s field hockey.

08:19 hrs IST

India win silver in hockey

India’s women’s hockey team got a silver medal at the Asian Games for the second time as it lost 1-2 to lower-ranked Japan in the final at the Gelora Bung Karno Hockey Field.

World No.14 Japan took the lead through Minami Shimizu in the 11th minute but world No.9 India pulled level through Neha Goyal in the 25th minute. Motomi Kawamura regained Japan’s lead in the 44th minute. India couldn’t find their equaliser and had to settle for the silver medal.

08:03 hrs IST

Heroes’ welcome for Jinson, Arpinder

Indian athlete Jinson Johnson, who clinched a gold medal in Men’s 1500m athletics event at the 18th edition of the Asian Games, arrived in India on Friday.

07:55 hrs IST

Good news in Judo

India beat Nepal 4-1 in mixed team elimination Round of 16 Judo!

07:50 hrs IST

Boxing hopes

Amit Panghal (49kg) continued his sensational run to make the final with a hard-fought win but an injured Vikas Krishan (75kg) had to settle for bronze after being declared medically unfit for his semifinal.

07:35 hrs IST

No medal in Canoe/Kayak Sprint

Prakant Sharma and Jamesboy Singh Oinam finished last in the final as India missed out on a medal in Canoe Double (C2) 200m Men.

07:23 hrs IST

Good show by Indian sailors

In the sailing competition, Varsha Gautham and Sweta Shervegar bagged a silver medal in the 49er FX women category, while Harshita Tomar settled for bronze in the Open Laser 4.7 category.

In the 49er FX category, Varsha and Sweta scored a total of 44 points and 40 net points to finish second behind Singapore’s Min Kimberly Lim and Rui Qi Cecilia Low, who got 44 total points and 14 net points.

In the Open Laser 4.7 category, Harshita scored a total of 62 points and 50 net points to finish third.

07:17 hrs IST

Squash medal hopes

In squash, India’s women’s team of Joshana Chinappa, Dipika Pallikal, Sunayna Kuruvilla and Tanvi Khanna entered the finals with a 2-0 victory over Malaysia. In the finals, India will take on Hong Kong, who defeated Japan 2-0.

07:05 hrs IST

Medal count

India is sitting at the eighth spot with a total of 65 medals (13 gold, 23 silver 29 bronze), equalling the highest tally of 2010 Guangzhou edition.

07:01 hrs IST

Welcome to Day 14

Hello and welcome to the penultimate day of Asian Games 2018. A number of medal chances remain for India as they look to improve their medal tally.