The Indian women hockey team's dream of reclaiming the gold at the Asian Games after 36 years remained unfulfilled as it lost 1-2 to Japan to settle for the silver medal on a penultimate day (Day 13) at the ongoing 2018 Asian Games.
Earlier, Day 12 witnessed India adding more medals to their medal tally as Jinson Johnson won the men's 1500m gold while the quartet of Hima Das, V Vismaya, Saritaben Gayakwad and M Poovamma bagged the shiny gold in women's 4x400 metre relay. Seema Punia and Chitra Unnikrishnan settled for bronze in their events respectively. Round up from Asian Games 2018 Day 12 here
Asian Games 2018 Day 3 Updates:
# Silver for India: Women's hockey team misses golden chance, loses to Japan in the finals. They settle for silver.
# Hockey: India is facing Japan in the finals of women's hockey. At the halftime, India 1-1 Japan.
# BOXING: India's Amit Panghal enters finals of men's 49 kg category.
# SQUASH: India gets bronze after losing to Hong Kong in Squash men's team semi finals
# SAILING: Varsha Gautham and Sweta Shervegar win silver in the 49er FX, Harshita Tomar wins bronze in the Open Laser 4.7
# ROLLER SKATE: Aarathy Kasturi and Varsha Sriramakrishna finish seventh and eighth respectively in women's Road 20km race
# SOFT TENNIS: In Women's team Preliminary Group A match - India lost 0-3 to Republic of Korea
# SOFT TENNIS: In Men's team preliminary group C match - India lost 0-3 to Indonesia
# DIVING: Ramananda Sharma qualifies for men's Springboard final
# BOXING: Vikas Krishan has apparently pulled out from his semi-final bout due to an eye injury and has settled for a bronze in men's 75kg category: PTI
# SQUASH: HUGE NEWS! Women's squash team to fight for gold as they beat Malaysia 2-0 in the semi-finals.
# TABLE TENNIS: Manika Batra eliminated by China's Manyu Wang in women's singles Round of 16. She lost by 4-1.
# TABLE TENNIS: Sharath Kamal crashes out after losing 2-4 to Chinese Taipei's Chihyuan Chuang in men's singles Round of 16
# JUDO: Rajwinder Kaur's journey ends as she loses out to Jiawen Tsai of Chinese Taipei in women's +78kg Repechage round.
# VOLLEYBALL: India lose 0-3 to Chinese Taipei in women's classification match.
# VOLLEYBALL: India trail 0-2 against Chinese Taipei after losing the second set by 16-25.
# JUDO: Avtar Singh loses to Ivan Remarenco in men's -100kg Round of 16.
# VOLLEYBALL: India lose the first set 21-25 against Chinese Taipei.
# VOLLEYBALL: India are leading 9-7 against Chinese Taipei in the first set of women's classification match.
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