Japan beat India by 2-1 in women’s hockey final, Asian Games 2018 Day 13 highlights and results: In title clash of women’s hockey between India and Japan, Rani Rampal and co. faced a defeat by 1-2 and settled on the second position with a silver medal at the 18th Asian Games 2018 Indonesia.

On the Day 13, Indian sailors managed to add 3 more medals to India’s medal count including 1 silver and 2 bronze medals. Sailor Varsha Gautham and Sweta Sgervega won a silver medal in the 49er FX sailing event. Varun Thakkar and Ganapathy Chengappa clinched bronze in men’s 49er event. While Harshita Tomar also bagged a bronze medal and took the medals count to 59. Earlier today, boxer Vikas Krishan smashed a bronze medal in the 75kg category after being declared unfit for the semifinal bout. So far at the Asiad Games, India has managed to bag 13 gold, 22 silver and 29 bronze medals.

Rank Teams Gold Silver Bronze Total
1. China 132 92 65 289
2. Japan 75 56 74 205
3. Republic of Korea 49 58 70 177
4. Indonesia 31 24 43 98
8. India 15 24 30 69

In the boxing 49 kg category event, Amit Panghal beat Philippines’ Paalam Carlo in the semifinals and stormed into boxing finals to face Uzbekistan’s Hasanboy Dusmatov.

On the other side, Indian women’s hockey team will take on Japan in the gold match at the Asian Games 2018 tonight at 6:30 pm IST to clinch the gold. Women’s hockey team will be hoping to catch the golden fish after a long run of 36-years and add another golden feather to India’s cap.

Earlier on day 12, India’s athletes added 2 golden feathers in its tally with Jinson Johnson in 1500m and women’s team in 4x400m relay clinching gold. Indian men’s team in 4x400m relay missed gold by a whisker and settled for silver while more medals came from the track and field events as Seema Punia claimed bronze in the women’s discus while Chitra Unnikrishnan ended with a bronze in the women’s 1500 metres.

HERE ARE THE ASIAN GAMES 2018 DAY 13 HIGHLIGHTS AND RESULTS:

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20:25 (IST)

Hockey: SAI media congratulates Indian women's hockey team for bagging silver

19:59 (IST)

Hockey: Japan beat India by 2-1

Japan beat India by 2-1 in the women's hockey finals. Rani Rampal and co settles on the second position with a silver medal in women's hockey at the Asian Games 2018 Indonesia.

19:43 (IST)

India vs Japan women's hockey final

10 minutes to go! Team India is still looking for an equalizer as Rani Rampal and co. is trailing by 1-2 in the finals at the Asian Games 2018 Indonesia.

19:34 (IST)

India vs Japan women's hockey final

At the end of the 3rd quarter between India vs Japan women's final, Japan is leading the match by 2-1 against Rani Rampal and co.

19:32 (IST)

India vs Japan women's hockey final

19:22 (IST)

India vs Japan women's hockey final

The third quarter begins between India and Japan of the women's final at the Asian Games 2018 Indonesia. The scores are levelled 1-1 between both the team and an interesting clash for the gold is underway.

19:14 (IST)

India vs Japan women's hockey final

19:03 (IST)

India vs Japan women's hockey final

Team India makes a come back with Neha Goyal's firey strike into opponent's net.

19:02 (IST)

India vs Japan women's hockey final

19:00 (IST)

India vs Japan women's hockey final

Team India is trailing by 0-1 in the gold match against Japan at the 18th Asian Games 2018 Jakarta.

18:58 (IST)

India vs Japan women's hockey final

18:47 (IST)

India vs Japan women's hockey final

18:44 (IST)

Hockey women's final: India vs Japan

A brilliant save! Goalkeeper Savita slides her leg out to the left to stop the ball and avoids a good strike from Japan.

18:39 (IST)

Hockey

India vs Japan women's final begins.

18:19 (IST)

Hockey: India vs Japan women's final

18:17 (IST)

Hockey: Rani Rampal and co. eye historic win against Japan

18:04 (IST)

Boxing

Boxer Vikas Krishan wins bronze in men's middle 75kg category.

18:02 (IST)

Hockey finals

On the road to finals, Indian women's hockey team defeated Indonesia, Kazakhstan, Korea, Thailand and China. And now will be hoping to surpass Japan to clinch gold.

17:58 (IST)

Hockey: Team India is all set to take on Japan in the women's hockey finals

17:51 (IST)

Boxing- Amit Panghal storms into finals

17:26 (IST)

Boxing

After defeating Philippines' Paalam Carlo in semis, Indian boxer Amit Panghal will take on Uzbekistan's Hasanboy Dusmatov in men's 49kg boxing final.

17:19 (IST)

Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Rathore congratulates Harshita Tomar for winning bronze

17:14 (IST)

Boxing

17:02 (IST)

Squash

India's Saurav Ghosal and Harinder Pal Singh Sandhu faced defeat against Hong Kong in the semis and settles with a bronze.

16:47 (IST)

Soft Tennis

India faces a defeat by 0-3 against Thailand in women's team preliminary Group A match in Soft Tennis at the Asian Games 2018 Indonesia.

16:27 (IST)

Squash: Indian men's team settles for bronze after losing to Hong Kong in the semis at the Asian Games 2018 Indonesia.

15:58 (IST)

Women's hockey

15:54 (IST)

Sailing

Indian men's sailing team is trailing against Hong Kong by 0-1 in the semifinals at the 18th Asian Games 2018.

15:19 (IST)

Sailing

Medals at galore in Sailing as Varun Thakkar, Ganapathy Chengappa win bronze in men's 49er event. Harshita Tomar wins bronze in Open Laser 4.7 Sailing event.

15:07 (IST)

Sailing

14:52 (IST)

Squash

India is taking on Hong Kong in the semifinal clash at the Asian Games 2018 Indonesia.

14:08 (IST)

Soft Tennis

Soft tennis: Indian men's team loses against Cambodia 0-3 in Preliminary Group C match

13:26 (IST)

India is proud!

12:06 (IST)

One day to go!

12:03 (IST)

India's first medal for the day

Boxer Vikas Krishan wins bronze in 75kg after being declared unfit for the semifinal bout

11:51 (IST)

Squash

Indian women's team beats Malaysia 2-0 in semifinals

11:27 (IST)

Table Tennis

India's Manika Batra loses 2-11, 8-11, 8-11, 11-6, 4-11 against Manyu Wang of China in Women's Singles Round of 16

11:07 (IST)

Table Tennis

Manika Batra lost the 3rd game as well but she made an incredible comeback in the 4th game winning 11-6 against Manyu Wang of China in women's Singles round of 16

10:58 (IST)

Table Tennis

India's Manika Batra has lost 1st 2 games 2-11, 8-11 against Manyu Wang of China in women's Singles round of 16

10:01 (IST)

Table Tennis

Manika Batra to face Manyu Wang of China in women's Singles

09:35 (IST)

Judo

Rajwinder Kaur loses against Jiawen Tsai of Chinese Taipei in Women's +78 kg Repechage Contest

09:15 (IST)

Volleyball

Indian women Volleyball team loses 21-25, 16-25, 15-25 against Chinese Taipei in Classification 9 - 10 match

07:40 (IST)

Women's Hockey Final