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Chennai's Nethra Kumanan Becomes 1st Indian Sailor To Cruise To Olympics

Scripting history, Chennai-based Nethra Kumanan has become the first Indian woman sailor to qualify for the Olympics on April 7. Kumanan, currently having 18 points leads with 21 points over her nearest rival Ramya Saravanan (39 points), who interestingly is also an Indian. The sailor with the least points in the Laser Radial Event wins the competition. The Asian qualifiers are being held in Oman. 

Thu, 08 Apr 2021 - 12:55 PM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: Sailing, Olympics, Qualifiers, Nethra Kumanan

Courtesy: The Times of India