KIUG 2022: Nataraj wins gold in 50m freestyle, Jain College bounce to most sensible of the medal desk | Extra sports activities Information


BENGALURU: Tokyo Olympian swimmer Srihari Nataraj clinched a gold medal within the 50m freestyle, clocking 23.23 seconds, on day two of the Khelo India College Video games on Monday.
The 21-year-old Nataraj broke Mihir Ambre‘s meet checklist timing of 23.78 seconds from the former version as he produced his quickest time in a person race within the match.

Nataraj’s win added gloss to a dominant efficiency from hosts Jain College, which soared to the highest of the medal desk with the assistance of 4 golds in swimming.
The swimming occasions additionally noticed 5 new KIUG information.
On the finish of the second one day, 17 universities had already gained a gold and as many as 41 had marked their presence at the medal desk.
With 10 medals up for grabs in swimming, the primary went to Savitribai Phule Pune College’s Shubham Dhaygude within the males’s 400m freestyle.
Quickly, it used to be time for Jain College to polish as Siva Sridhar now not simplest gained gold but in addition within the procedure set a brand new KIUG checklist time of two:05.43 within the 200m Person Medley.
Sridhar repeated the win-record double within the 100m backstroke later within the day.
Within the day’s ultimate match within the pool, Shivaji College’s Rujuta Khade broke but any other KIUG checklist within the ladies’s 50m freestyle, with a time of 27.38.
She broke Sadhvi Dhuri‘s mark from Bhubaneshwar via just about six-tenths of a 2nd as Shivaji College sat in 2nd position at the medal desk with 3 gold, one silver and one bronze.
Punjabi College, the full winners on the 2020 version, gained their first gold at this version, by way of Ishneet Aulakh within the ladies’s 25m person pistol.
Aulakh and her staff have been overwhelmed to silver within the staff match via their state competitors Panjab College.
Following Komal Kohar‘s win on Sunday, Maharshi Dayanand College logged any other gold in ladies’s weightlifting — Sneha profitable the 59kg elegance.
Juturi Koteswara Rao registered Krishna College’s first ever gold on the Video games within the ladies’s 73kg elegance. Rao had gained silver within the ladies’s 67kg on the remaining version.
Previous within the day, Bharathiar College scored an enormous disenchanted within the ladies’s volleyball semifinals, toppling SRM College 3-0.
Bharathiar will face state competitors SRM College within the ultimate on Tuesday.
There will likely be 22 medals up for grabs on day Three with swimming, weightlifting and volleyball occasions coated up.



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