India now are among the top-five countries in the Asian Games 2023 medals tally after winning their second gold medal. The Indian women's cricket team recorded its name in the history books by winning the country's first gold medal in the sport at the Asian Games.Previously, India's 10m men's air rifle team won the country's first gold medal at the Asian Games 2023. Those two wins have been the highlight of India's show at the Asian Games 2023 on Monday. Shooters and rowers added to the tally too with bronze medal wins at the Asian Games 2023. So far, India have won 11 medals (2 gold, three silver and six bronze medals).
Swimming action so far, today. Srihari has qualified for the finals of the 50m Backstroke event. While Likith SP has made it to the finals of the 100m breaststroke. Our Men's 4x200m Freestyle relay team will also feature in the finals! #IndiaAtAG22— Team India (@WeAreTeamIndia) September 25, 2023
In the 50-meter backstroke final, Srihari Nataraj does not place among the top three. His time is 25.39, placing him sixth.
Likith Selvaraj is training for the Men's 100m Breaststroke Finals! It would be intriguing to see whether he can bring a medal home for India. However, SP Likith fails to get onto the podium with a disappointing seventh among eight competitors.
Haiyang Qin of China sets an Asian record in the Men's 100m Breaststroke Final! He will receive the gold medal, while China will receive the silver. Dongyeol Choi of Korea wins the bronze medal. Likith Selvaraj comes in seventh place.
The Men's 4x200m Freestyle Relay is quickly approaching! India will begin in Lane 7, with Aryan Nehra, Aneesh Gowda, Kushagra Rawat, and Tanish Mathew competing!