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2012 London Olympics Day 11: Vikas Gowda finished 8th in Discus Throw.

Vikas GowdaLondon–Discus Throw: Vikas Gowda of India finishes in 8th position in Men’s Discus throw event at the London Olympics with the best throw of 64.79m.

Robert Harting of Germany wins gold with a throw of 68.27m. Ehsan Hadadi of Islamic Republic of Iran took silver with 68.18m throw and Gerd Kanter of Estonia clinched bronze with best throw of 68.03m.

Hockey: A miserable performance yet again by the Indians as they lose to Belgium 0-3 and conclude their campaign in the league without a point. They have lost all the matches thus far in the series.

Triple Jump: Renjith Maheshwary crashed out of the men’s triple jump competition in his Olympic Games after fouling all three attempts in the qualification round on Tuesday.

Rank Countries Gold Silver Bronze Total
   1 China   34   21    18    73
   2 USA   30   19    21    70
   3 GBR   22   13    13    48
   4 Korea   12     5     6    23
   5 Russian   10    18    20    48
  45 India     0     1     2     3

Today’s Schedule of India (Day 12):

Sports Category Athletes Name
Athletics  Women’s 800m Tintu Luka
 
Boxing  Women’s Fly (51kg) Semifinals Mery Kom
 
   Men’s Light Fly (49kg) Quarterfinals Devendro Singh

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