Her silver is only the second Indian weightlifting medal since Karnam Malleswari's bronze at Sydney 2000.
Britain's Adam Peaty repeated his gold medal success from Rio in the 100m breaststroke while Canadian Maggie MacNeil stormed to victory in a close women's 100m butterfly.
The story of Mirabai Chanu, the country's first medal winner in Tokyo Olympics, is one that should provide inspiration and motivation to aspiring athletes.
Suryakumar Yadav made an attractive 50, while Bhuvneshwar Kumar claimed 4/22 for India.
The shooters came undone once again and the hockey team took a hammering.
The American squeezed into the uneven bars final thanks to an Olympic rule that limits only two finalists per nation, with two higher-placed Russians missing out.
Keralite swimmer Sajan Prakash will compete in men's 200m butterfly heats.
The IPL will resume with Chennai Super Kings playing Mumbai Indians in Dubai.
Australia shot into lead in the first quarter and pumped in three more goals in the second quarter to lead 4-0 at half-time.
The Olympic silver medallist had expressed her wish to eat pizza after her feat at the Tokyo Games.
The six-time world champion defeated Miguelina Hernandez Garcia of Dominican Republic, 4-1, on Sunday.
Batra defeated Ukraine's Margaryta Pesotska, 4-3, while Sathiyan lost to Hong Kong's Lam Siu Hang.
The Indian pair lost 0-6, 7-6(0), 10-8 to Ukrainian twins Nadiia Kichenok and Lyudmyla Kichenok.
Another Indian shooter Yashaswini Singh Deswal also failed to bag a medal, finishing 13th in the 10m air pistol event
Ahmed Hafnaoui struck gold in men's 400m freestyle while the hosts celebrated a surprise gold for Yui Ohashi in the women's 400m medley.
Spain's Sara Sorribes Tormo knocked out the Australian in straight sets
Djokovic tweeted a photo him trying the splits with Belgian artistic gymnast and two-time World Championship gold medallist Nina Derwael.
Boxer MC Mary Kom, badminton ace PV Sindhu, shooter Manu Bhaker and tennis star Sania Mirza will be in action on the third day of the Olympics on Sunday.
The world No. 7 Indian will next play Hong Kong's world No. 34 Cheung Ngan Yi in the group stage.
Chanu earned glory at Tokyo overcoming an injury, which had deprived her of a medal at the Rio Olympics of 2016.
Chanu won India's first medal in Tokyo and became the second weightlifter from the country to clinch an Olympic medal.
The 29-year-old Krishan sustained a cut below his left eye in the clash.
World No. 1 Deepika failed to notch up a single perfect 10 from eight arrows while Olympic debutant Jadhav misfired a six in the crucial fourth set after drilling in three perfect 10s.
Chanu ended India's 21-year wait for a weightlifting medal.
The 26-year-old lifted a total of 202kg (87kg+115kg) to better Karnam Malleswari's bronze in the 2000 Sydney Olympics.
Nagal became only the third Indian to win a men's singles match at the Olympic Games.
Indian-American paddler Nikhil Kumar won his preliminary round against Mongolia's Enkhbat Lkhagvasuren at the Tokyo Olympics on Saturday.
The silver went to Russian shooter Anastasiia Galashina and the bronze medal went to Switzerland's Nina Christen in women's 10m air rifle.
Harmanpreet Singh scored a brace while veteran goalkeeper P R Sreejesh pulled off a number of saves in the final minutes to hand India three vital points.
Twelve-year-old Zaza battled an opponent more than three times her age in 39-year-old Liu Jia in the women's singles preliminary round.
Opener Avishka Fernando top-scored with 76 while one-down Bhanuka Rajapaksa contributed a 56-ball 65 to help Sri Lanka score a consolation win.
The Opening Ceremony, normally a star-studded display teeming with celebrities, was eerily silent, with fewer than 1,000 people in attendance.
The Athletics Federation of India threatened action against all those who do not perform well in the Olympics.
The Manipuri is known for his all-around skills in the midfield.
Both the men's women's hockey teams will be in action.
The debutant was preferred by the Indian think-tank ahead of her husband and more experienced Atanu Das based on form shown in Friday's qualification round.
The Indian men's hockey team open their campaign against New Zealand on Saturday.
In the past, I attended the Olympics Games with the sole aim of winning a medal, but this time I also have to be extra cautious to protect myself from the coronavirus.
Hou, who holds the world record in snatch with 96 kg, is going up against India's Mirabai Chanu, who holds the world record with 119 kg in clean and jerk.
The Tokyo 2020 Olympics offers a light of hope for the world. No matter what happens, or how bad it seems today, life does go on, and it will be better tomorrow.
Gomboeva quickly regained consciousness after collapsing but needed to be stretchered out of the arena by medical officers.
The world No.1 finished with 663 points, while 20-year-old Korean prodigy An San (680) topped the qualification round with an Olympic record score of 680.
A glance at the nine Malayalis who will be hoping to put their best foot forward in the Japanese capital.