Asian Games 2023 Day 9 LIVE Updates: Women’s team gets bronze in table tennis; India has a total of 56 medals
India started Day 9 with winning 2 bronze medals each in speed skating 3000m relay taking the India's haul in the ongoing Asian Games 2023 zoom past 55. India got five medals on the first day, six on the second day, three on the third day, eight on the fourth day, three on the fifth day, eight on the sixth day, five on the seventh day and 15 medals on the eighth day.
Follow live updates from Day 9 of the Asian Games 2023 below.
Asian Games 2023: India's Medal Tally
Asian Games 2023 Day 9 LIVE Updates
Indian Men's Hockey team enters semifinals with a dominating win against Bangladesh: Indian men's hockey team has defeated Bangladesh by a huge margin of 12-0 and achieved another great win in the Asian Games 2023. Indian team is the best ranked team. In such a situation, Team India will not accept anything less than a gold medal in this competition. They have won all five of their matches in the group stage. During this period, the Indian team has scored a total of 58 goals and conceded only five goals.
Women's team gets bronze in Table Tennis: In table tennis, the Indian women's team has faced defeat in the Asian Games 2023 semi-final match. The pair of Ayhika Mukherjee and Sutirtha Mukherjee were defeated by the South Korean team by a margin of 4-3 in a close match. With this defeat, the Indian pair had to be content with a bronze medal.
Vithya Ramraj equals PT Usha's national record: Vithya Ramraj has equaled PT Usha's national record in Asian Games 2023 women's 400 meter hurdles. In 1984, PT Usha completed this race in 55.42 seconds. Now Vithya has also done this. Earlier, Vithya's best record was 55.43 seconds. She qualified directly for the final from Heat 1 along with Bahrain's Aminat OY Jamal.
Men's Skating team wins bronze: India has got today's second medal in men's speed skating 3000m relay team event. India's Aryanpal Singh Ghuman, Anandkumar Velkumar, Siddhant Rahul Kamble, and Vikram Rajendra Ingale finished third with a timing of 4:10.128 and won the bronze medal. Chinese Taipei won the gold medal, South Korea won the silver medal.
Women's Skating team wins bronze: India got its first medal of the Asian Games 2023 Day 9 in skating. Sanjana Bathula, Karthika Jagadeeswaran, Heeral Sadhu, and Aarathy Kasturi Raj won bronze medals in the women's speed skating 3000m relay team event. They completed their race in 4:34:861 minutes.