Saloni Wins Gold in 200m Breaststroke in 70th Glenmark Senior National Aquatic Championships [ Current Affairs - Sports ]
Saloni Dalal from Karnataka has won gold medal in 2000m Breaststroke in 70th Glenmark Senior National Aquatic Championships. She broke the national record with more than 2 seconds.
- She broke previous records of 02:46.49 and set new record at 02:44.37 (a 19-year old record).
- Karnataka’s Sajani Shetty set the best time of 02:46.39 in the National Games.
- Bengal’s Sayani Ghosh enhanced the National record by winning two medals in day.
- Sajan Prakash, Aaron Dsouza, Sanu Debnath and Saurabh Sangvekar Railways of men’s team also made new national records in the 4x200m relay.
- Saurabh won gold medal with 08:26.99
- K Mitesh Manoj won silver medal with 8:35.32
- Karnataka’s Avinash Mani won bronze with 8:35.73
- Sayani won gold with 05:10.57
- Karnataka’s Shraddha Sudhir won silver with 05:24.71 time
Overall best swimmer in the 4x100
- Sanu won gold with 4:36.95 time
- Tamil Nadu’s T Emil Robin Singh won silver with 04:39.27 time
- Supriyo Mondal of Railways won bronze with 04:42.14 time
- Published on: September 28, 2016