All eyes will be glued on boxer Lovlina Borgohain, already assured a medal for her country in the women’s welterweight (69kg) category, who will be taking on Busenaz Surmeneli of Turkey in the women’s welterweight (69kg) semi-final.
On the other hand, the Indian women’s hockey team needs to cross one last hurdle to clinch its maiden medal at the Olympic Games. The side will be up against world No. 2 Argentina in the semi-finals at Tokyo 2020 on Wednesday.
Three freestyle wrestlers Ravi Kumar, Deepak Punia and Anshu Malik begin their campaign on Wednesday morning, along with javelin throwers Neeraj Chopra and Shivpal Singh. Aditi Ashok and Diksha Dagar will also be in action when the women’s golf tournament tees off. Following is India’s schedule on the 12th day of the Tokyo Olympics on Wednesday.
Men’s javelin throw qualification: Group A Neeraj Chopra 5:35 AM IST
Men’s javelin throw qualification: Group B Shivpal Singh 7:05 AM IST
Women’s welterweight (69kg) semi-final: Lovlina Borgohain vs Busenaz Surmeneli 11 AM IST
Women’s Round 1: Aditi Ashok 5:55 AM IST onwards
Women’s Round 1: Diksha Dagar 7:39 AM IST onwards
Women’s semi-final: Argentina vs India 3:30 PM IST
Wrestling (First rounds from 8 am IST)
Men’s freestyle 57kg round of 16: Ravi Kumar vs Oscar Tigeros – TBD
Men’s freestyle 57kg quarter-final: If Ravi Kumar wins
Men’s freestyle 57kg semi-final: If Ravi Kumar wins
Women’s freestyle 57kg round of 16: Anshu Malik vs Iryna Kurachkina – TBD
Women’s freestyle 57kg quarter-final: If Anshu Malik wins
Women’s freestyle 57kg semi-final: If Anshu Malik wins
Men’s freestyle 86kg round of 16: Deepak Punia vs Ekerekeme Agiomor – TBD
Men’s freestyle 86kg quarter-final: If Deepak Punia wins
Men’s freestyle 86kg semi-final: If Deepak Punia wins