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It was a mix of emotion for Indians on Monday, with Gagan Narang qualifying for the men's 10m air rifle final while Abhinav Bindra crashed out.

Gagan Narang
Gagan Narang

Gagan shot a total of 598 to qualify for the last round. However, India's first Olympic gold medalist Abhinav Bindra failed to make it to the final, managing to shoot a round of 594.

Disappointments in archery continue with Lakshmi Bombayla Devi failing to make it to the quarter finals after going down 93-107 to Mexico's Aida Roman in the women's individual archery competition on Monday. She earlier beat Psarra Evangelia of Greece 6-4 to enter last 16.

Schedule of Indian athletes in action on Monday:


4.45 PM: Men's 10M Air Rifle (Final): Gagan Narang


8:00 PM: Men's doubles first round -Mahesh Bhupati and Rohan Bopanna (India) vs Max Mirnyi and Alexander bury (Belarus)


8:30 PM: Preliminary round Group B match: India vs The Netherlands.


9.30 PM: Men's 81 kg (Round of 32): Sumit Sangwan vs Yamaguchi Falcao Florentino (Brazil).


10:00 PM: Leander Paes and Vishnu Vardhan vs Haase and Jean Julien Roger (Netherlands)


11:00 PM: Women's singles (Group E match): Saina Nehwal (India) vs Lianne Tan (Belgium).


11.35 PM: Women's doubles (Group B match): Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa (India) vs Wen Hsing Chen and Yu Chin Chien (Chinese Taipei).

(Note: Timings are subject to change)

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