Touheta defeated Ashish 5-0 in the round of 32 match on Monday. China's Touheta took the first round 5-0, and Ashish was put on the back foot straight away.
CA Bhavani Devi, the first Indian fencer to win the first round at the Olympics, exited the women's individual saber competition at the Tokyo Olympics in a well-fought 7-15 round of 32 matches against France Manon Brunet on Monday.
India paddler Manika Batra and Polkanova exchanged some great points to start the match but it was the Austrian who won smoothly against Batra at the ongoing Tokyo Olympics on Monday.
"She has been asked to stay in Tokyo and the test will be done. The test is definitely happening," a source in the know of developments told ANI. China's Zhihui Hou had bagged gold on Saturday with a total of 210kg and created a new Olympic Record.
Dhawan after the match at the post-match presentation, "We knew our spinners will do the job on that wicket. Bhuvi bowled well, so was KP (Krunal Pandya). Everyone stood up and even Varun [Chakravarthy] too playing his first match did well giving a few runs and got the wicket."
Medvedev defeated Nagal 6-2, 6-1 in the second round to progress further ahead in the Olympics. The entire match lasted for 1 hour and 6 minutes at the Ariake Tennis Court 1.
The duo of Indian shooters Angad Vir Singh Bajwa and Mairaj Ahmed Khan failed to qualify for the medal round after completing 18th and 25th respectively in the men's skeet qualification at the Asaka Shooting Range here on Monday.
India men's archery team failed to rise to the tough challenge against South Korea in the quarter-final of the men's archery team event here at the Yumenoshima Ranking Field on Monday.
"Our sportspersons continue to make us proud. India wins 13 medals, including 5 Golds at the World Cadet Championships in Budapest, Hungary. Congratulations to our team and best wishes for their future endeavours," Prime Minister Modi tweeted.
India's paddler Sharath Kamal started slowly as the Portuguese player ran away from the first game. Sharath regained his momentum in the second game and registered a 2-11, 11-8, 11-5, 9-11, 11-6, 11-9 win in a hard-fought match.