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Asian Games: India go strong on day 6, now clinch gold in Tennis

Asian Games: India go strong on day 6, now clinch gold in Tennis

| @indiablooms | 24 Aug 2018, 07:22 am

Jakarta, Aug 24 (IBNS): Continuing the good start on the sixth day of Asian Games 2018, India clinched a gold in Tennis on Friday.

Rohan Bopanna and Divij Sharan defeated Aleksander Bublik and Denis Yevseyev of Kazakhstan in the men's double to clinch the gold.

The Indian pair won the match 6-3 6-4 in less than an hour's time.

In shooting, Heena Sindhu won bronze in 10m Air Pistol final.

Earlier, four Indian men- Sawarn Singh, Dattu Bhokanal, Om Prakash and Sukhmeet Singh- won gold in the rowing event.

Dushyant Singh won bronze in men's Lightweight Single Sculls.

In men's Lightweight Double Sculls, Rohit Kumar and Bhagwan Singh won bronze after finishing third.

After clinching two gold and three bronze medals on day 6, India moved to the seventh spot with a tally of 23 medals.


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