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Rio Olympics 2016, archery India: Atanu Das, Men's individual event live updates online

Knockout Stage: In each set, every archer has to shoot 3 arrows and the athlete winning the set is awarded 2 set-points and the loser 0. If the scores are same in a set, both are awarded 1 set-point each. The archer who amasses 6 set-points first, wins the match.
Updated: 09 August 2016 21:25 IST - Published: 09 August 2016 17:42 IST
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Do follow our live blog tomorrow for both the Archers' matches.

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On the other hand, Deepika Kumari will be playing her round-of-64 match on August 11 at 01:27am IST against Georgia's Kristine Esebua. 

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Tomorrow Bombayla Devi will play at 18:09 IST against Austrian Laurence Baldauff in the women's individual round-of-64 event.

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Atanu Das kept his compusure under immense pressure in the last set to go through to the round of 16! Great performance from the Indian archer as he scored a gigantic total of 139/150 as compared to Cuban's 135/150!

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Atanu's next opponent will be Lee Seungyun of South Korea. The match will take place at 5.43 pm IST on Friday.

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He is through to the Round of 16, which will take place on Friday. He will be up against the World No. 8 in that match, so lot of work still left for him to do!

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Atanu wins the 5th set as well as the match 6-4 and go through to the round of 16! 

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Absolutely brilliant play from the Indian; he held his nerve magnificently!

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Atanu scores a perfect 10 in the third shot and wins the match! However, the Cuban's last effort of 10 won't be enough! 

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Atanu wins 6-4 to march into the Round of 16!!!

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And he does it!!!

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Atanu has a 1-point lead now! If he gets a 10, he'll win.

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Atanu scores a perfect 10 in the second shot, however, Adrian scores a 9! 

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And Atanu breaks away with a 10! Brilliant stuff by the Indian.

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Both men score 9 in the first round of this set! This is rather tense.

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5th Set:

Atanu starts with a 9 in the first shot, while the Cuban international too scores a 9!

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Good start by Atanu in the last set! Let's see how Perez responds.

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Quite a comeback this from Perez; he has been just as calm and composed as the hard-charging Atanu.

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Perez wins the 4th set with a score of 28 (8 10 10) while the Indian archer manages to score 27 (9 9 9)!  Both are level on 4-4! 

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If this last set ends in a tie, we will have a shootout to determine the winner.

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Atanu falters in the last shot, and we're up to 4-4 now. Whoever wins the next 2 set points, wins the match!

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Perez scores a perfect 10 in the third set, Atanu manages to score 9! 

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Neck-and-neck again, both men at 18. What does Perez have up his sleeve? Turns out he has perfection up his sleeve! A 10 for him.

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Perez scores a perfect 10 in the second set, however, the Indian archer manages a 9! 

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And Atanu takes the lead! He just has to maintain this lead now to reach the Round of 16.