Thursday, August 2, 2012

Indian Olympic Athletes Action - Events - 3 August 2012 London Olympics


Men's Shot Put (Qualification): (1430 hrs)

Om Prakash Singh
Could not qualify

Women's Triple Jump (Qualification): (1455 hrs)

Mayookha Johny
Did not qualify for finals.

Women's Discus Throw (Qualification): (2340 hrs)

Krishna Poonia

Krishna Poornia qualified for the finals.
Became sixth Indian to qualify for a final in Athletics.

Seema Antil
Seema Antil's  best throw of 61.91 gave her 13th ranking. As per the rules, only the top 12 go through to the final. Hence Seema could not qualify for finals.


Saina Nehwal
Lost her match to World Number one. But still she has medal hope and will play for Bronze. Wish her good luck.


Welterweight 69kg (Round of 16):

Vikas Krishan vs Errol Spence (USA) (0200 hrs Saturday)
Vikas Krishnan  won the bout and entered quarter finals.


India  vs Germany (1815 hrs)

India lost 2 -5

Swaran Singh finished 16th


Men's 50m Rifle Prone (Qualification): (1330pm hrs)

Joydeep Karmakar, Gagan Narang
Karmarkar in Finals
Narang did not qualify

Karmarkar got 4th place in Finals. Good effort by Karmarkar.

Men's 25m Rapid Fire Pistol (Qualification stage 2): (1500 hrs)

Vijay Kumar
Vijay Kumar Got Silver Medal


Mixed doubles (1530 hrs)

Sania Mirza-Leander Paes vs Max Mirnyi  and Victoria Azarenka

Match stopped and will continue on 4 August - Mirnyi and Azarenka were leading 7-5, 3-2 ( Paes-Sania on serve in the second set)

News Coverage of 3 August

Live Coverage by Zee News Team - 3 August India Performance

News of Indian Athletes Performance - 3 August  Zee News Coverage

Full Schedule and Results for the Day - 3 August

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