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Indian Sailors Continue To Languish At Bottom In Tokyo Olympics

Jul 29, 2021 PTI

Ganapathy and Thakkar ended at 16th in Race 5 before pulling off a seventh-place finish in the next to occupy 17th place

Tokyo Olympics: Sailors Vishnu Saravanan, Nethra Kumanan At 22nd And 33rd Spot After 6 Races

Jul 27, 2021 PTI

The medal races of both the women's laser radial and men's laser will be held on August 1 after 10 races each.


Tokyo Olympics: Sailors Nethra Kumanan 27th And Vishnu Saravanan 14th After Day 1 Of Competitions

The medal races of both the women's laser radial and men's laser will be held on August 1 after 10 races each.

Indian Sailors Vishnu Saravanan And Nethra Kumanan's Boats Arrive In Tokyo For Olympics

Jul 15, 2021 PTI

The duo, along with the pair of Varun Thakkar and Ganapathy Chengappa, who will be participating in 49er class, were the first from country's contingent to arrive in Tokyo on Tuesday


Sports Ministry To Spend INR 73.14 Lakh On Olympic-bound Sailors' European Training Stint

Four sailors - Nethra Kumanan (laser radial), Vishnu Saravanan (laser standard), KC Ganapathy, Varun Thakkar - created history last month when they became the first from the sport to qualify for the Olympics from the country.

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17 April, 2021

Tokyo-bound Grapplers - Anshu and Sonam - Along With Four Sailors Included In TOPS

PTI

Wrestlers Anshu (57kg) and Sonam (62kg) along with sailors Nethra Kumanan, Vishnu Saravanan, Ganapathy Chengappa and Varun Thakkar have been added in Target Olympic Podium Scheme (TOPS) core group.


10 April, 2021

Vishnu Saravanan, The Young Army Sailor Who Is Creating Waves

Outlook Web Bureau

Hailing from a sailors' family, Naib Subedar Vishnu Saravanan has trained in Malta for the past two years in order to bag a ticket to the Tokyo Olympics. His Armyman dad is his coach


09 April, 2021

From Tennis And Dancing To Sailing, Nethra Kumanan's Journey To Olympics

PTI

Nethra Kumanan is the 10th Indian to qualify for a sailing event in the Olympics, but all the earlier nine have been male athletes


08 April, 2021

Who Is Nethra Kumanan

Ashutosh Sharma

An engineer from SRM College, Chennai, Nethra Kumanan is the 10th Indian, but first woman, to qualify for a sailing event in the Summer Olympics


08 April, 2021

Explainer: Sailing Events In Which India Would Compete In Tokyo Olympics

PTI

What is 49ER class and what are the differences between Laser Radial and Laser Standard in sailing


08 April, 2021

Vishnu Saravanan, Ganapathy-Varun Pair Qualify For Olympics; Unprecedented Four Indian Sailors To Compete In Tokyo

PTI

There were four instances of two Indian sailors qualifying for the Olympics earlier but they took part in the same event. This time in Tokyo, India will be taking part in more than one event in sailing


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07 April, 2021

Nethra Kumanan Becomes First Indian Woman Sailor To Qualify For Olympics

PTI

Nethra Kumanan is the 10th Indian to qualify for a sailing event in the Olympics, but all the earlier nine have been male athletes


06 February, 2021

Sailor Abducted At Gunpoint Burnt Alive In Maharashtra, Succumbs To Injuries

Outlook Web Bureau

On Friday morning, the abductors tied the sailor's hands and legs and set him on fire in jungles and fled leaving him for dead.


19 January, 2021

UP: 18 People Rescued After Boat Capsizes In Ganga River

Outlook Web Bureau

Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has directed officials of the district to rush to the spot and ensure proper relief and rescue


09 January, 2021

23 Stranded Indian Sailors To Come Home Next Week: Mansukh Mandaviya

Outlook Web Bureau

The cargo ship MV Jag Anand is set to sail towards Chiba in Japan, Mandavia said in a tweet


07 October, 2018

Urmimala Abhilash Waits For Commander Tomy's Return

Lachmi Deb Roy

In conversation with Urmimala Abhilash who is still waiting for her husband, Commander Abhilash Tomy’s homecoming


31 August, 2018

India Wins Three Medals In Sailing At Asian Games

Outlook Web Bureau

The Indian pair of Varsha Gautham and Sweta Shervegar bagged the silver medal in the women's category.


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13 November, 2017

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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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