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Asian Sailing Championships 2022: Vishnu Saravanan wins gold, Nethra Kumanan silver as India bag nine medals

Asian Sailing Championships 2022: Vishnu Saravanan wins gold, Nethra Kumanan silver as India bag nine medals

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Tokyo Olympians KC Ganapathy and Varun Thakkar won a gold medal in the men’s 49er. India won three gold, three silver and three bronze at the meet. Tokyo Olympians KC Ganapathy and Varun Thakkar won the gold in the men’s 49ers category at the Asian Sailing Championships 2022 as India finished with an impressive nine medals at the Abu Dhabi meet. KC Ganapathy and Varun Thakkar beat Koh Yi Nian and Tan Jen E of Singapore, by six points for the gold medal while Prince Noble and Manu Francis bagged the bronze. Thakkar-Ganapathy were the reigning champions, having won the gold in the Asian Championships 2021 in Oman. The duo had also won silver in 2019 and gold in 2018. India’s Anand Thakur and Satyam Rangad finished fourth in men’s 49er while Satish Yadav and Alankaar Suryawanshi c...
Asian Sailing Championships 2022: Olympian Nethra Kumanan, Vishnu Saravanan lead India’s charge

Asian Sailing Championships 2022: Olympian Nethra Kumanan, Vishnu Saravanan lead India’s charge

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Tokyo 2020 Olympians Varun Thakkar and KC Ganapathy will also be competing at the continental event.  Tokyo Olympians KC Ganapathy and Varun Thakkar will lead the Indian contingent at the Asian Sailing Championships 2022 in Abu Dhabi, starting on Tuesday. There are 28 other Indian sailors, including Olympians Vishnu Saravanan and Nethra Kumanan, who will also be competing at the continental event. The six-day competition will be held at the Abu Dhabi Marine Sports Club. KC Ganapathy and Varun Thakkar won the gold medal at the Asian 49er Sailing Championships in November 2021, adding to their silver in 2019 and gold in 2018. The Indian sailing duo had also competed at the previous world championships where they finished 21st overall. Joining KC Ganapathy and Varun Thakkar in ...