After a mixed outing on the day 13 of the 18th edition of the Asian Games, Indian athletes on day 14 outclassed their best ever gold medal count that came in 1951 in New Delhi. Currently, India are eighth in the medals tally with 15 gold and a total of 68 medals. On day 14 of the Asian Games 2018, India have athletes participating in multiple event finals and will hope to add a couple of more medals to its tally.
All eyes on the penultimate day of Asian Games will be on men’s hockey team when they take on Pakistan for the bronze medal at 4:30pm IST. Indian athletes will strive to clinch the golden glory in Boxing, Squash and Kayak with boxer Amit Panghal, in 49kg category, competing with Uzbekistan’s Dusmatov Hasanboy for the gold medal while Indian squash women’s team will take on Hong Kong in the summit clash.
In rowing, Jamesboy Singh, Prakant Sharma will be participating in men’s Canoe 200m at 7:30am IST.
Congratulations Rani Rampal
Indian women's hockey team skipper Rani Rampal will be the flag-bearer for closing the ceremony of the 18th Asian Games 2018.
India's Siddharth Pardeshi finishes on the ninth spot with 375.30 points in the Diving Men's 10m Platform event.
In the men's 10m platform diving finals, India's Siddharth Bajrang Pardeshi is at the 7th position after four divers with a combined score of 262.70
PM Modi congratulates hockey team
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has congratulated Indian hockey men's team for winning the bronze medal at Asian Games 2018. He further said this victory will enhance hockey's popularity across the nation.
Men's 10m Diving platform final featuring India's Siddharth Pardeshi begins.
India beat Pakistan in Hockey
Indian men's hockey team secured the third place and a bronze medal at the 18th Asian Games 2018 Indonesia after registering a dominating victory over Pakistan by 2-1.
Mother of all games! The Indian men’s hockey team’s bronze medal match at the Asian Games 2018 against Pakistan is now underway.
Hockey! India vs Pakistan
Indian hockey team is all set to face arch-rival Pakistan in an exciting encounter that will decide the winner of bronze medal in Asian Games 2018.
Medal Alert !! Squash
Indian women's team wins silver in squash. This is India's 68th medal at the 18th Asian Games
Boxer Vijendra Singh
Former President Pranab Mukherjee congratulates Bridge duo
Spectacular performance by the Indian Contingent on the last day of #AsianGames2018. A big congratulations to Amit Panghal for bringing home Gold in 49kg boxing as well as Pranab Bardhan and Shibhnath Sarkar for their Gold in Bridge Men's Pair Event. Well Done. #CitizenMukherjee— Pranab Mukherjee (@CitiznMukherjee) September 1, 2018
Home Minister Rajnath Singh
Pranab Bardhan and Shibhnath Sarkar winning the Gold Medal in Bridge Final is a matter of joy for us. Congratulations to them on their golden achievement. — રાજનાથ સિંહ (@rajnathsingh) September 1, 2018
Not only Panghal, men's team in Bridge made India proud too!
INDIA HITS A GOLD AGAIN!— Rajyavardhan Rathore (@Ra_THORe) September 1, 2018
India goes for GOLD again! Kudos to our Bridge Men's pair of Pranab Bardhan & Shibnath Dey Sarkar for bagging India's 15th GOLD at the #AsianGames2018. Good Job Guys! The country salutes your achievement 🇮🇳✌🏻🎉 #KheloIndia #IndiaAtAsianGames pic.twitter.com/5iRFYODIgj
Home Minister Rajnath Singh
Players from across the sports are congratulating Amit Panghal
Sports Minister congratulates Amit Panghal
GOLD NUMBER 14!— Rajyavardhan Rathore (@Ra_THORe) September 1, 2018
BRILLIANT boxing by #TOPSAthlete Amit Panghal to secure a GOLD in Men's 49 kg Boxing by defeating 2016 Olympic Gold medalist!
What a proud, proud moment this is for us! #KheloIndia #IndiaAtAsianGames #AsianGames2018 pic.twitter.com/PcWKWFVkH0
With gold medal in Bridge, India's medal tally climbs to 67 medals at Asian Games 2018
Another gold for India!!
Pranab Bardhan and Shibhnath Sarkar win gold in Bridge men's singles event
Amit Panghal defeated reigning Olympic champion to win 49kg gold
Amit brings home 66th medal at 18th Asian Games
Gold for India!!
Boxer Amit Panghal wins gold in 49kg after defeating Uzbekistan's opponent. This is India's 66th medal at the 18th Asian Games
Coming up! Ind vs Pak
The men’s hockey event reaches its conclusive day at the @asiangames2018 with the summit clash and three placing-stage matches lined up today. Here’s how the fixtures will unfold on 1st September. #IndiaKaGame #AsianGames2018 pic.twitter.com/4WHfgxqHrZ— Hockey India (@TheHockeyIndia) September 1, 2018
Imagine if you had to master five skills to compete in a sports competition. Well, that's what Modern Pentathlon is all about. The five sports categories are 200m Freestyle Swimming, Fencing, Jumping Equestrian, Shooting with the pistol, and Cross-country Running. pic.twitter.com/UO9PytiAZI— Asian Games 2018 (@asiangames2018) September 1, 2018
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