Indian athletes are in for another action-packed day on Thursday in the 18th edition of the Asian Games with all eyes on 800m gold and silver medallist Manjit Singh and Jinson Johnson, who will look to emulate their show in the 1500m final. In women’s discus throw, Seema Punia will walk onto the field, along with compatriot Sandeep Kumari, aiming for gold. Indian hockey players have a big day to look forward, the men’s team will strive to assure medal when they face Malaysia in the semis, while the women’s team will face-off with Japan to add the golden feather in India’s medal tally.

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India with a total of 54 medals in its kitty, stands just 4 medals short of matching the haul four years ago in Incheon.

On day 11 of the Asian Games 2018, India added 4 medals to its tally, 2 being gold. Arpinder Singh finished first in the men’s triple jump event while Swapna Barman became the first Indian to win gold in the women’s heptathlon. Sprinter Dutee Chand won silver in women’s 200m while Manika Batra and Sharath Kamal won a bronze in table tennis doubles event.

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19:28 (IST)

Men's 4x400m relay

India (Md Kunhu, Dharun Ayyasamy, Muhammed Anas Yahiya, Arokia Rajiv) clinch silver with a timing of 3:01.85s.

19:06 (IST)

Women's 4*400 relay

Hima Das and company won a gold medal in 4*400 women's relay event. Terrific runs from Hima Das, Poovamma Raju, Saritaben Gayakwad and Vismaya Koroth. It is the 13th gold medal for India at Asian Games.

18:22 (IST)

Men's 1500m

Jinson Johnson wins gold for India in men's 1500m event. He continues to impress everyone with his skills. Earlier, the athlete had won silver in the men's 800m final.

18:18 (IST)

Women's 1500m Final

India's PU Chitra wins bronze with a timing of 4:12.56s. The athletes continue to shine at Asian Games Indonesia 2018.

18:15 (IST)

Discus Throw

Seema Punia wins a bronze medal in Discus Throw with the best attempt of 62.26m.

17:43 (IST)

Men's Hockey Semifinals

India 2-2 Malaysia after full time as shoot-off to decide the winner.

17:18 (IST)

Men's Hockey Semifinals

India takes lead 2-1 against Malaysia as Harmanpreet Singh and Varun score excellent goals to put their team ahead in the crucial match. Faizal Saari scores a goal for Malaysia.

17:03 (IST)

Men's Hockey Semifinals

As the game enters Q3, both India and Malaysia are looking to open their accounts.

16:34 (IST)

Men's Hockey Semifinals

End of Q1 and the score is goalless with both teams looking for an opening. Excellent save by Indian goalkeeper Sreejesh. India has got 3 penalty corners in Q1.

15:59 (IST)

Kurash

Danish loses in quarters

14:34 (IST)

Table Tennis

India's Achanta Sharath Kamal beats Muhammad Asim Qureshi of Pakistan 11-4, 11-8, 11-7, 11-5 to reach Men's Singles Round of 16

14:26 (IST)

Squash

Women's team might have gone down against Hong Kong in their last pool B game but they've managed to finish 2nd in the group, meaning they've qualified for the semis and will take on Malaysia tomorrow.

14:18 (IST)

One step away from medal in Kurash

Danish Sharma is through to quarterfinals in 90kg category with 10-0 win One more win would assure India of a medal in Kurash

14:11 (IST)

Squash

Indian women's team loses 2-1 against Hong Kong Team Pool B game

14:07 (IST)

Volleyball

Indian men's team loses 2-3 against Myanmar in Classification 11-12 match

11:13 (IST)

Sepaktakraw Women's Preliminary Group B

10:59 (IST)

Hockey

https://twitter.com/TheHockeyIndia/status/1035020047180161025

10:08 (IST)

Historic gold

https://twitter.com/Swapna_Barman96/status/1034974838840946688

09:37 (IST)

Golden Glory

https://twitter.com/India_AG2018/status/1034979203022643200

08:09 (IST)

Cycling Track Women's Sprint Qualification

India's Aleena Reji clocks 12:339 in Women's Sprint Qualification to qualify for 1/8 stage

08:01 (IST)

Men's Omnium Scratch Race

Manjeet Singh finishes 16th in Men's Omnium Scratch Race

07:57 (IST)

Men's Hockey Team in Semis

07:51 (IST)

Canoe/Kayak Sprint

India's Inaocha Devi Mayanglambam and Anjali Bashishth finish eighth in Canoe Double (C2) 500m Women Final

07:50 (IST)

Cycling Track

India's Manjeet Singh is in the fray in men's Omnium Scratch Race in Cycling Track events