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newsswimming9 days ago

Srihari Nataraj makes final of men's 100m backstroke event at the Commonwealth Games 2022

In a major result for swimming fans in India, Srihari Nataraj qualified for the finals of the men's 100m backstroke event at the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham on Friday. Nataraj first finished fourth in his semis, clocking a time of 54.55s, and then made the cut as the seventh finalist.
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newsswimminga month ago

Singapore National Swimming Championships | Tokyo Olympians Srihari Nataraj and Maana Patel among medals

India bagged five medals on the first day of the Singapore National Swimming Championships on Thursday, led by Srihari Nataraj and Maana Patel, who each took first place and silver. Aneesh Gowda won the 800m freestyle, while the young Mihir Ambre won the 50-meter butterfly competition.
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newsswimming2 months ago

Maana Patel breaks national record in women's 100m backstroke event

Tokyo Olympian Maana Patel was at her sensational best as she broke the national record in women's 100m backstroke with an effort of 1:03:69s at the Canet leg of the Mare Nostrum swimming tour 2022. But despite her effort, Patel missed out on the podium narrowly and finished fifth.
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newsswimming4 months ago

Danish Open 2022 | Vedaant Madhavan wins gold in men's freestyle 800m

On Sunday, Vedaant Madhavan earned gold in the men's 800m freestyle event in the ongoing Danish Open 2022 swimming competition in Copenhagen. Vedaant ran a personal best time of 8:17.28, which was 11.48 seconds faster than his previous best and 0.10 seconds faster than silver medalist Alexander.
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newsswimming5 months ago

Sports Ministry provides financial assistance to five Indian swimmers

The Sports Ministry has decided to extend financial help to five Indian swimmers, which include the likes of Sajan Prakash and Srihari Nataraj, under the Target Olympic Podium (TOPS) and ACTC schemes. The assistance is intended to help the swimmers prepare well for the upcoming competitions.
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newsswimming8 months ago

Swimming World Championship | Indian swimmers break national records, fail to progress to next rounds

Swimmers Kushagra Rawat, Sajan Prakash and Srihari Nataraj created new national records at Short Course World Championship in Abu Dhabi, on Thursday. All the three swimmers bettered their own national marks by cutting close to a second each in their respective categories at the championship.  
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newsswimming9 months ago

Senior National Aquatic Championships | 17-year-old Sambhavv R creates national record in 50m men's freestyle

Indian swimmers continue their impressive showing at the 74th Senior National Aquatic Championship, as once again two national records were broken on Thursday. First, it was Karnataka's Sambhavv R, who created a record in men's 50m freestyle, and then Kushagra Rawat created one in 400m freestyle.
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newsswimming9 months ago

Senior National Aquatic Championship | Srihari Nataraj and Kushagra Rawat set national records

National records continued to fall on day two of the 74th Senior National Aquatic Championship in Bengaluru, with Srihari Nataraj and Delhi's Kushagra Rawat rewriting the record books. Earlier on day one, Rawat had bettered the national record in the 400m freestyle category as well.
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newsswimming10 months ago

Junior National Aquatic Championship | Bengal's Swadesh Mondal creates national record in 400m medley

In bright signs for Indian swimming, participants at the 37th Sub Junior and 47th Junior National Swimming Championship, are breaking the long-standing national records with utmost ease. Bengal swimmer Swadesh Mondal created the record in the 400m medley event with a timing of 4:34.15s.
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newsswimming10 months ago

National Senior Aquatics Championship set to start from October 26

The National Senior Aquatics Championship will begin on October 26, with close to 1500 participants from 32 states taking part in the competition. A junior and sub-junior championship will also take place, which will serve as the trial for training camp with the South African team.
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