Indian swimmer Srihari Nataraj qualified for the 50m backstroke finals following finishing fifth, and an in general eighth, in the semi-finals at the ongoing Commonwealth Video games 2022 (CWG 2022) on Sunday (July 31).
Srihari is owning a whale of a time in the pool as he has experienced for the second remaining in as numerous occasions as he is competing in. He previously capable for the 100m backstroke closing, exactly where he completed seventh.
Competing in the to start with semi-closing, Srihari started very well and concluded fifth with a time of 25.38s. Following an anxious wait around for the next semi-closing to be finished, Srihari located a put in the top-8, progressing to the remaining as the eighth swimmer.
Competing from Lane 6, Srihari was .57s driving the quickest swimmer in the semi-finals, South Africa’s Pieter Coetze.
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Srihari Nataraj final on August two at 1.00 am IST
Srihari will be in motion in the 50m backstroke remaining on Tuesday, August two, at one am (IST).
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Srihari Nataraj accomplishing nicely in CWG 2022
Earlier, Srihari Nataraj finished seventh in the men’s 100m backstroke last on July 30. Swimming in Lane one, Srihari Nataraj clocked 54.31s to end seventh. South Africa’s Pieter Coetze won the gold medal with a time of 53.78s.
Srihari improved from his timing in the heats and the semi-finals but in the conclusion he was just a tad driving the winners. In the heats, the Indian swimmer clocked 54.68s and bettered it to 54.55 in the semi-finals and went a minor better in the closing to clock 54.31s.
At the Tokyo Olympics last year, Srihari was the 1st Indian to swim in the classification A heat. He clocked 54: 31s to finish 27th in the men’s 100m backstroke party.
Srihari has received fantastic aid from the Sports activities Authority of India and has also done effectively, competing in a plethora of events in the operate-up to the Commonwealth Game titles. He is also element of the Sporting activities Ministry’s Goal Olympic Podium Plan.
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