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August 01, 2021 / 07:25 PM IST

Tokyo Olympics 2020 Day 9 Highlights: Sindhu wins historic bronze, Men's hockey team advances to the semi-finals

Marcell Jacobs is the new 100m champion as Italy win the 100m dash.

Tokyo Olympics 2020 Day 9 Live: After a disappointing Day 8 at the Tokyo Olympics, India finally win another medal at the Tokyo Olympics. PV Sindhu beat China's He Bingjiao in straight sets to win bronze in Tokyo. She becomes the fourth female player to win a medal at consecutive Olympic Games. India's Men's hockey team too won their quarter-final match against Great Britain to reach the semi-finals.

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  • August 01, 2021 / 07:13 PM IST

    Tokyo Olympics 2020 Day 9 Live: India's men's team beat Great Britain 3-1 to advance to the semis in hockey. 

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    Tokyo Olympics 2020 Day 9 Live: Marcell Jacobs is the new 100m Olympic champion with a time of 9.80 seconds. Jacobs produced the performance of a lifetime to win the Tokyo 2020 men's 100m final. The Italian produced a surprise victory racing from lane three dipping at the line in a time of 9.80 seconds in a new national record at the Tokyo Olympic Stadium. He beat a quality field including the USA's Fred Kerley and Canadian ace Andre de Grasse that picked up the silver and bronze medals. It is the first time since Athens 2004 that a new men’s 100m Olympic champion is crowned following the retirement of Jamaican legend Usain Bolt.

  • August 01, 2021 / 06:11 PM IST

    Tokyo Olympics 2020 Day 9 Live: Yulimar Rojas of Venezuela made a world record breaking jump at 15.67m to win gold for Venezuela in the Women's Triple Jump. With her first jump, she had broken the Olympic record and with her last, she broke the world record. Mamona of Portugal came second with a 15.01 jump and Ana Peleteiro of Spain won bronze with a 14.87 jump. 

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  • August 01, 2021 / 05:55 PM IST

    Tokyo Olympics 2020 Day 9 Live: India gets its second medal at the Tokyo Olympics 2020. P.V. Sindhu beat He Bingjiao in straight sets in the bronze medal match. Sindhu was clinical in her smashes as she outplayed her Chinese opponent 21-13, 21-15. With the bronze, Sindhu became the fourth female player in history to win two consecutive medals at the Olympics. 

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    Tokyo Olympics 2020 Day 9 LiveAlexander Zverev the man who beat a shell-shocked Novak Djokovic in the semi-final of the men's singles tennis event to progress to the final, has gone one better in claiming the Olympic gold medal. The German dropped to his knees after beating ROC's Karen Khachanov 6-3 6-1 in little more than 79 minutes. Pablo Carreni Busta of Spain won bronze. 

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  • August 01, 2021 / 09:54 AM IST

    Tokyo Olympics 2020 Day 9 LiveIndia's Satish Kumar is out of the Tokyo Olympics. He was beaten by Bakhodir Jalolov of Uzbekistan. The big man from Uzbekistan was too much for Satish who never looked like he was a threat throughout the match. Jalalov won 5-0 by unanimous decision. 

  • August 01, 2021 / 09:50 AM IST

    Tokyo Olympics 2020 Day 9 LiveUSA's Caeleb Dressesl has been outstanding this Olympics. 

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