Tokyo Olympics 2020: Aditi Ashok misses medal narrowly, finishes 4th | Tokyo Olympics Information

TOKYO: India’s Aditi Ashok missed a medal narrowly as she signed off 4th within the Olympic Video gamesgolf competitors after carding a three-under 68 within the weather-hit last spherical right here on Saturday.
The 23-year-old Bengalurean ended two strokes off the tempo with a complete of 15-under 269.
It was a heartbreaking finish to Aditi’s marketing campaign contemplating she began the day at 2nd. Nevertheless it was nonetheless a serious enchancment as she had completed tied forty first within the 2016 version the place golf made a comeback to the Olympics.
Within the last spherical, she fired 5 birdies — on the fifth, sixth, eighth, thirteenth and 14th holes — towards two bogeys on the ninth and eleventh.
In a single day chief and world primary Nelly Korda clinched the gold medal with a 2-under 69 that left her 17-under total and a shot forward of Japan’s Mone Inami (65) and New Zealand’s Lydia Ko (65).
Inami and Ko will compete in a play-off to resolve the silver and bronze medal winners.
Play was disrupted for some time by a tropical storm after the main pack had accomplished 16 holes however quickly resumed on the par-71 Kasumigaseki Nation Membership.
Aditi was in medal rivalry for a serious a part of the day however the two bogeys pulled her again whereas Ko surged forward with a sensational 9 birdies towards simply three dropped photographs in her last spherical.

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