Srihari Nataraj wins 100m freestyle swimming gold medal, Tokyo Olympian Srihari Nataraj received the lads’s 100m freestyle swimming occasion to assert his sixth gold medal on the Nationwide Video games 2022 in Gujarat on Saturday.
Competing on the Sardar Patel Aquatics Advanced in Rajkot, Srihari Nataraj, representing Karnataka, clocked 50.41 seconds, a brand new Nationwide Video games document, so as to add to his medals haul.
Fellow Olympian Sajan Prakash (Kerala), who has received 5 gold, two silver and a bronze medal at this version, completed seventh within the 100m freestyle race.
This was Srihari Nataraj’s second gold in freestyle swimming occasions on the Nationwide Video games 2022. He had earlier received two gold medals every within the backstroke and relay occasions.
SP Likhit received the lads’s 100m breaststroke occasion NFL’s three BEST groups, serving to desk toppers Companies take their gold medal haul to 45. Haryana are second with 30 gold medals whereas Maharashtra are third with 28.
Karnataka have risen to the fourth spot with 23 gold medals, 19 of which got here from the aquatics competitions.
Tamil Nadu, whose 4x100m medley relay squad defeated Karnataka within the last, are fifth on the medal desk with 22 gold medals.
Within the males’s smooth tennis last, Gujarat males defeated Madhya Pradesh 2-0 on the Sabarmati Riverfront Sports activities Advanced in Ahmedabad to take their state’s gold medal tally to 11.
In the meantime, on the Mahatma Mandir in Gandhinagar, Delhi Judoka Mohit Sherawat received the lads’s 81kg gold regardless of preventing his semi-final and last bouts with a dislocated proper shoulder.
Within the street biking competitors on the freeway east of Gandhinagar, Karnataka ace Naveen John received the lads’s particular person 38km time trial whereas Manipur’s Tongbram Monorama Devi beat Chayanika Gogoi (Assam) and Pooja Baban Danole (Maharashtra) to win the ladies’s 85km street race.
Companies and Maharashtra rallied to win the lads’s and girls’s gold medals respectively, within the water polo competitors on the Sardar Patel Aquatics Advanced in Rajkot. Companies recovered to defeat Kerala 10-8 with two last-minute objectives in a nail-biting males’s last whereas Maharashtra ladies beat Kerala 5-3 within the final round-robin match to win the title.
Tamil Nadu’ S Vaishnavi claimed the ladies’s creative yogasana gold with 134.22 factors. Maharashtra duo Chhakuli Bansilal Selokar (127.68) and Purva Shriram Kinare (126.68) flanked Vaishnavi on the rostrum.
Within the males’s hockey event on the Main Dhyan Chand Stadium in Rajkot, Karnataka beat hosts Gujarat 11-2 to earn a semi-final conflict with Haryana, who beat Tamil Nadu 3-0 in their very own final-eight conflict. Uttar Pradesh edged out West Bengal by way of the penalty shootout after the thriller ended 1-1 in common play. Uttar Pradesh will play Maharashtra, who beat Jharkhand within the different quarter-final.