South superstar R Madhavan (R Madhavan) The son of Vedant Madhavan did wonders. Vedanta has become the fastest swimmer in the country in the junior category. He holds the national record in the 1500m freestyle event. Vedanta achieved this feat in the 48th Junior National Aquatics Championship. He broke the record set by his own teammate Advait Page in 2017 by taking 16:01.73 seconds. Advait had set the record with 16:06.43 seconds. Vedanta beat Karnataka’s Amogh Anand Venkatesh (16:21.98 sec) and Bengal’s Shubojit Gupta (16:34.06), who claimed silver and bronze medals.
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On this achievement of his son, R Madhavan tweeted and said that the national record in 1500m freestyle was broken. Madhavan always keeps encouraging his son. They also take special care of the preparations of the son. Harshika Ramachandran of Karnataka set a new meet record by clocking 4:29.25 seconds in the 400m freestyle group two girls’ category. Her state fellow swimmer Rujula S came second. Harshika also won the gold medal in the 200 meters, surpassing the meet record set by Apeksha Fernandez (2:23.67 seconds) three years ago with a timing of 2:23.20 seconds.
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Apeksha won 2 gold
Compared to Maharashtra, Fernandez continued to shine and won the second gold medal of the competition in the 50m breaststroke. Karnataka is leading in the tournament with a total of 31 medals. After that, Maharashtra came second with 17 medals and Telangana with 8 medals was at number three. In April this year, Vedanta won the gold medal in the 800 meters at the Danish Open Swimming Meet. In the Danish Open itself, he won a silver medal in the 1500m freestyle.
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