Karnataka and Maharashtra won two gold medals each in the sub-junior and 17th Challenger sprint national rowing championships here on Friday.

Karnataka’s T.K. Keerthana claimed top spot in the girls’ single sculls event in the sub-junior category, and the senior men combination of K. Shiva and T. Madhusudhan Gokul added a second gold for the State in the double sculls.

The Maharashtra sub-junior team won the boys’ pair in 1:48.46s, and the senior women clinched the challenger double sculls in 1:56.97s.

The results (winners only):


Under-13: Double Sculls: West Bengal. Sub-junior: Pair: Maharashtra. Men: Challengers double sculls: Karnataka.

Girls: Sub-junior: Single sculls: Karnataka. Pair: Andaman and Nicobar. Under-13: Double sculls: Assam.

Women: Challengers pair: Orissa. Challengers double sculls: Maharashtra. — Sports Reporter

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