Checkout India’s full schedule and key matches on Day 16 of Olympic 2020. Neeraj Chopra will play Men’s Javelin Throw Finals on day 16.
After Mirabai Chanu, P.V Sindhu and Lovlina Borgohain bags medals in their respective events. Moreover, Indian Men’s Hockey Team wins Bronze after a long wait of 41 years. Also, Ravi Kumar Dahiya becomes the first male individual event medalist since 2012. However, he bags Silver in Wrestling 57kg event after losing against Zavur Uguev in the Finals. But the start of day 15 was not good for team India. The women’s hockey team looses in their bronze medal match. However, they lost by 4-3 margin against Great Britain. But they put up a brilliant fight against them. Also Deepak Punia looses his Bronze medal match on day 15. On the other hand Bajrang Punia wins his round of 8 match and goes through the Semi Finals. Moreover, Aditi Ashok holds her 2nd position in the 3rd round of women’s individual strokeplay.
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However, India’s Gold Medal hope is still alive in Wrestling and Javelin throw finals. India has secured Five medals, two Silver’s and the other three is Bronze. So, its a important day for India in the Javelin Throw Finals. India is hoping for another medal from Neeraj Chopra in this event. Meanwhile, there lies a big day 16 for India contingent as we look into India’s Day 16 schedule of Tokyo Olympic 2020 and some key matches.
Time : 3:00 am
Men’s Javelin Throw
Participant : Neeraj Chopra
Time : 4:30 pm
Neeraj Chopra will play the finals of men’s javelin throw. However, he qualified in his very first throw in the qualification round.
Men’s Freestyle 65kg
Bronze Medal Match
Participant : Bajrang Punia
Time : 4:10 pm
Bajrang Punia looses his Semi Final match on day 15. However, India is hoping for another Bronze now in this event.
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