Asian Games 2018 Day 13 Highlights: India failed to win a single gold medal on Day 13 of the Asian Games in Indonesia. The India’s women’s hockey team falterred in the final and ended their campaign with 1-2 loss to Japan in the final game. In boxing, India’s Vikas Krishan had to pull out of his semi-final due to medical reason and finished with bronze. Amit Panghal, however, entered the final of the lightfly weight and will box for gold. India women’s squash team also entered the final. India won three medals in sailing on Friday.
Asian Games 2018 Day 13 Highlights
Jinson Johnson followed up his 800m silver with a 1500m gold while the women’s 4x400m relay team won bronze to square off the Athletics events on Wednesday. India have won a total of 19 medals in athletics and that includes seven gold, 10 silver and 2 bronze. India’s medal tally at the end of Day 12 stands at 59 which has surpassed the 57 in the 1982 Asiad in New Delhi. While India’s athletes added on the number of golds, the men’s hockey team, could not go past Malaysia. While India dominated much of the match, their goals were answered by Malaysian equalisers and the match ended 2-2. The ensuing penalty shootout extended to over 12 shots with both goalkeepers doing a good job keepin the shooters out. In the end, Malaysia prevailed 6-7. India will now play Pakistan on Saturday for bronze medal.