From July 23, the biggest festival of the Games is going to start in Tokyo, the capital of Japan. For the start of this biggest festival of the Games, all the countries have started sending their teams to Tokyo. All countries will try to bring as many medals as possible in the Olympics. In such a situation, every effort is being made by India, that too can come ahead of everyone in this race of medals. This time India is sending its biggest team in the history of Olympics. Medals are expected from many of this team of more than 100 athletes.
Star players of various sports like Bajrang Punia, Deepika Kumari, PV Sandhu and Vinesh Phogat are hoping for medals. Although in a meeting held yesterday with the players involved in the Olympic teams, Prime Minister Modi has advised all the players not to be burdened with expectations, but the expectations of the people of about 140 crores on any player representing India. It will be a burden, it is natural.
India’s highest expectation of a mayal in archery from Deepika Kumari. Deepika, who has been performing well for a long time, is expected to repeat her performance in the Olympics as well. Apart from this, India is also expected to get a medal in the men’s event. Tarundeep Rai, Atanu Das, Praveen Jadhav will also participate in the men’s event.
Ashwinash Sabale will represent India in 300m Staple Chess, Murali Sreeshankar in Long Jump, MP Jaibir in 400m Hurdle Race, Tanjendrapal Singh in Shot Put and Dutee Singh in 100m and 200m Race Events. PV Sandhu, who created history by winning the silver medal in the Rio Olympics, is also looking forward to winning the gold medal this time. Apart from PV Sandhu, the team of B Sai and Sikki Reddy and Chirag Sethi (Doubles) will also try to win medals.
Apart from all these, India will participate in fencing for the first time with Bhavani Devi. Whereas in golf too, India will participate in both men’s and women’s categories. In which Anirban Lahiri, Udyan Mane and Adhiti Ashok will take part. Whereas this time Pranati will participate in gymnast. India will participate in Judo in the 48 kg category by Sushila Devi. Arjun and Arvind Singh have managed to qualify for India in rowing. Apart from all this, India’s men’s and women’s hockey teams and players involved in shooting will also try their best to get India a medal.
Four players have also managed to qualify in table tennis from India’s side. Out of Sharath Kamal, Sathiyan, Sutirtha Mukherjee and Manika Batra, India are expected to win medals from Sharath and Manika. After tennis, the pair of Sania Mirza and Ankita Raina will participate in the Olympics. Mirabai Chanu, who is the world number two in weightlifting, is also considered a favorite for winning the medal. Seven players from India will participate in the Olympics, including Seema Bisla (50kg), Vinesh Phogat (53kg), Anshu Malik (57kg), Sonam Malik (62kg), Ravi Kumar Dahiya (57kg), Bajrang Punia (65 kg) and Deepak Punia (86 kg).