Tokyo Olympics: Athletics LIVE Day 11 — Tajinderpal Singh knocked out of qualification round in the Men's Shot Put event — updates, score, results, blog
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In the morning session, we saw Annu Rani getting knocked out from the qualification round of the Women's Javelin Throw.
Whereas in the evening session, it was Tajinderpal Singh Toor in the Men's Shot Put event. What would be disappointing for both the athletes is that they weren't able to hit their personal best performances at the games.
Well, we hope for a better day tomorrow as we have Neeraj Chopra in action for the Men's Javelin Throw qualification round.
Thank you very much for joining in today and we'll see you tomorrow for more live-action.
- 3 Aug 2021 11:20 AM GMT
Tomas Walsh qualifies.
After all the drama and suspense, Tomas Walsh qualifies directly for the finals as his final attempt is counted which was at 21.49m. The officials took a long time to make that decision.
He finishes top of Group A in the process.
- 3 Aug 2021 10:54 AM GMT
All the athletes have completed their second attempts and Tajinderpal Singh is currently 12th.
He'll need a big final attempt to have any chances of reaching the final.
He's the first in order to take the third attempt, let's see how he does.