The Indian women's hockey team shocked Australia 1-0 to enter the semi-finals at Olympics for the first time.
The Indian women's hockey team shocked Australia to enter the semi-finals in Tokyo. India held onto their lead through Gurjit Kaur in the second quarter as they showcased immense defensive might to keep the Australian women at bay. In shooting, India's Aishwary Pratap Singh Tomar and Sanjeev Rajput started their rounds as they aim to make amends in the disappointing shootings results so far in Tokyo for India as they began in 50m Rifle 3 Positions Men's Qualification. Sprinter Dutee Chand ran her season's best but still failed to qualify for the semi-finals of women's 200m. She clocked a time of 23.85 seconds and finished last in Heat 4. Equestrian player Fouaad Mirza will also be in action. Kamalpreet Kaur will vie for a medal in the women's discus throw final on Monday.
The Indian women's hockey team have pulled off one of the greatest upsets as they have beaten Australia 1-0 to enter semi-finals in Tokyo
India have held onto their lead through Gurjit Kaur in the second quarter and have been able to maintain it till the very end
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India go into half-time with a crucial lead against Australia in the quarterfinals