India had sent a record 120 athletes contingent this time and they have managed to bring home 2 medals. Women wrestler Sakshi Malik won the bronze medal and ace shuttler PV Sindhu bagged the silver medal.
In the last day of the competition, India’s Yogeshwar Dutt will compete in the men’s 65 kg wrestling category. The Haryana born wrestler had won a bronze medal at the London Olympics 2012 and will look forward to bettering his record this time.
Other than Yogeshwar, three other Indian will be in action today. Gopi Thonnakkal, Kheta Ram, Nitendra Singh Rawat the three army men will take part in the men’s marathon.
Here is India’s schedule for August 21 (Sunday)
Men’s 65 Kg freestyle:
Yogeshwar Dutt (7PM IST onwards)
Gopi Thonnakkal, Kheta Ram, Nitendra Singh Rawat (6 PM IST)