PV Sindhu defeated Cheung Ngan Yi to reach Round of 16 in women's singles. Archer Deepika Kumari survived round 32 to reach pre-quarters. India's Hockey women's team lost to Great Britain 1-4 in Pool A match. It was their 3rd successive loss.

In men's archery, Tarundeep Rai & Pravin Jadhav crashed out in round 32. India's Arvind Singh and Arjun Lal missed out on medal opportunity, finish 6th in Men's Lightweight Double Sculls Semi-final.

   

India at Tokyo 2020 Day 5 Live Updates: Deepika off to winning start in Archery, focus on boxer Pooja Rani

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PV Sindhu defeated Cheung Ngan Yi to reach Round of 16 in women's singles. India's Hockey women's team lost to Great Britain 1-4 in Pool A match. It was their 3rd successive loss. In men's archery, Tarundeep Rai & Pravin Jadhav crashed out in round 32.

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Deeepika Kumari shot only one 10 in her opening-round win over Bhutan's Karma. However, her opponent made it easy for her, allowing her to win 6-0.

Deepika found the conditions difficult in the Round of 32 match as well. But USA's Jennifer Fernandez, an 18-year-old, nearly ended her Olympic campaign. Deepika held on to her nerves and win a whisker. She took the game 6-4 but she need better efforts when she turns up tomorrow for the final rounds.