Olympics 2021 Sailing LIVE updates: Nethra Kumanan Women's Laser Radial Day 2 Live score, updates & commentary

By Sportskeeda Desk | Last ModifiedJul 26, 2021 14:56 IST

Nethra Kumanan will be in action in Race 3 and Race 4.


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Well, that brings us to the end of the coverage from today's Women's Laser Radial event. Catch you guys tomorrow with Race 5 & 6.

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Nowary's Flem Hoest finished first in Race 3 but couldn't retain her top spot once again. She started the race and remained in Top 5 throughout the race and went past the finish line when was in Rank 3. Italy's Silvia also finished the fourth race with Rank 6. Several change in the ranks from the previous change shows how hard the players have worked to reach on the top. 

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Top 10 after Race 4

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Her best finish in th fourth race was Rank 32 during the second mark. She also touched the 43rd rank today and was not amang the best. Nethra failed to give her best her shot today and thus she ended te race with 40th Rank.

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Nethra Kumanan

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In the final race of the day, Nethra Kumanan finishes 40th. This is the lowest position she ended in the Olympics. The Indian sailor struggled to cope up with the speed managed by others and ended at the bottom part of the table. She had performed well in the third race, but couldn't meet the fans expectations in the next. Nethra would have been, not having ended in the top half of the table.

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Stick with us as we'll be coming back in a few minutes with live updates from Women's Laser Radial Race 4. 

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Well, that brings us to the end of Race 3. A decent one for Nethra, and she would be pleased with the finish, though she couldn't break into the Top 10. She'll look to bounce back and finish on top in the upcoming races.

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1. Norway
2. Italy
3. Denmark
4. Canada
5. France

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Nethra finishes in 15th position

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Nethra Kumanan drops down the pile to cross Mark 6 and the finish line in 15th position. She slips two places down but finishes in the first half of the table. 

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Norway's Flem Hoest stays on top! Italy's Silvia is 44m behind her, while Denmark and Canada's sailors are around 150m+ behind Norway. The first two players get past the last mark too. 

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France, Hungary and Belgium drop ranks after crossing Mark 5, while Greece, the Netherlands, Sweden and Japan move upwards and find a place for themselves in the Top 10.

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Nethra crosses Mark 5 in 13th place. The Indian sailer retains her position from Mark 4. She has been playing sensibly today and will be eyeing a place in the Top 10.

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Canada's Sarah is rubbing shoulders with Denmark's Anne-Marie for the third rank. They are changing ranks every few seconds and thus it'll be a close call between both sailers. They are 50+ meters away from Norway's Line who is leading the race at the moment.

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Norway continues to stay on top, while Italy's Silvia is trying to get back to first place. 

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Players have started to cross the 4th mark as well. Norway gets through the mark first, followed by Italy. Nethra Kumanan is a fighter for sure as she moves four spots further and finishes 13th after crossing the fourth mark. 

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India's Nethra moves upwards and finishes at 17th place after passing by the third mark. Antigua and Barbuda sailer Jalese Gordon is yet to cross the second mark and is way far behind in the race. 

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Turkey, who were behind Italy in the race are out of sight now. The latter side leads the race and are followed by Norway and Denmark. Looks like the first place is reserved for Italy's Silvia. 

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Italy's Silvia circles around the second mark and the others follow her. India's Nethra Kumanan move seven places upwards and finishes 18th while crossing the 2nd mark. With that, the players move ahead towards the third mark. 

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Italy continues to top the charts followed by Norway. Other teams are way behind in the chase and will have to buckle up and catch the speed. With the wind playing a major role in this event, the athletes will find it tough to move ahead as per their well. They will have to plan their tactics by keeping the wind speed and direction in mind.

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Nethra Kumanan finds herself at 25th place after crossing the 1st mark. Mozambique's Deizy is the last one to circle around the 1st mark. All players move forward in the race. 

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As we reach near to the 1st mark, Italy's Silvia retains her first place. Norway is second, while Hungary and France are third & fourth, respectively. The four teams get past the 1st mark and continue their quest for gold.

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Hardly a meter's gap between Italy & Turkey once again. Meanwhile, Mexico and Greece also join the race for the Top 4.

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Turkey takes the lead once again as Italy slips to fourth place. Tough clash for the top four as Ireland, Belgium, Italy & Turkey keep moving positions. India's Nethra, on the other hand, is out of sight!

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Turkey's Ecem Guzel takes the lead and moves ahead in the race, while Silvia is trying to get back to the first rank. Well, Italy's Silvia is back on top. There's hardly a meters difference between both competitors. They are fighting for the first place. 

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Italy's Silvia leads to race, while Israel's Shay is two seconds behind her. As we type that, Alisson from Great Britain and Mexico's Elena are tied at the second rank. Both are a second behind Silvia.

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The race gets underway!

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We're all set for the commencement of the race. Stay Tuned! 

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Hello & welcome to Sportskeeda's live coverage of the Women's Laser Radial Race 3 and 4! Nethra Kumanan will represent India in this event. She finished at the 33rd & 16th position in Race 1 & 2, respectively. Nethra will compete in two races today and will look to finish in the Top 10. She has 49 points thus far and will look to cross the 100-run mark today.
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