Top 5 sports that India has chances of winning medals in Tokyo Olympics 2020
Tokyo Olympics 2020 is just a few months away as the sports fans from all over the world are gearing up for yet another exciting edition of the grandest sports event. Tokyo Olympics Schedule is not out yet but the competition will feature a host of sports.
All eyes will be on the Tokyo Olympics Medal Tally as the U.S.A. will start as the favorites to top it while hosts Japan will also look to make an impact. The Indian sports clan has also impressed in the last three Summer Olympics and now, they will look to pull off their best-ever performance in Tokyo Olympics.
Here are the top 5 sports where India can win the medals.
PV Sindhu and Saina Nehwal made a name for themselves by winning medals in the women’s singles event at the Olympics. However, India is yet to win a gold medal in that category. Both the female shuttlers will look to end India’s drought by finishing at the top of the podium and thereby improving the Indian Tokyo Olympics Medal Tally.
The Indian boxers have always had a solid showing at the Olympics. Mary Kom had won a bronze medal in 2012 and this year, the male boxers will also try to boost India’s Tokyo Olympics Medal Tally. The chances of a gold medal in boxing are low for India but if the boxers bring their ‘A’ game to the table, anything is possible.
There was an era where the Indian hockey team never lost a match however, the other nations of the world have now bettered India on the hockey field. Although they do not hold the number 1 position in hockey rankings, the Indian men’s and women’s hockey teams have a huge chance of finishing on the podium.
The Indian shooters will look to follow the footsteps of Abhinav Bindra and win a gold for the nation in the shooting event. Shooting has always been India’s strong point hence, the Indian fans will have an eye on the Tokyo Olympics Medal Tally during the shooting competition.
Tokyo Olympics Schedule for wrestling has not been declared yet but, the Indian wrestlers know that if they play to their maximum potential then they can even clinch a gold medal. India had won a medal each in wrestling during the last three Olympics thus, the Indian fans will be excited for wrestling events in Tokyo Olympics 2020.