Updated on: July 26, 2021 9:44 IST

Bhavani Devi makes history, wins opening bout at Tokyo Olympics

Fencer Bhavani Devi kick-started her Olympics journey with a comprehensive 15-3 win over Tunisia’s Nadia Ben Azizi in the Round of 32 clash. Bhavani Devi's campaign in Tokyo Olympics, however. ended with a 15-7 defeat against World No. 3 Manon Brunet. The 27-year-old scripted history as India made its Olympics debut in fencing.