Incheon: Indian rowers Sawarn Singh Virk entered the final of the single sculls while double sculls and lightweight quadruple sculls teams also reached the finals of the 17th Asian Games at the Chungju Tangeum Lake Rowing Center here on Tuesday. (Day 4 Blog | Medal Tally)
Sawarn clinched first place in repechage 1 of the 2000 metre race in seven minutes and 10.93 seconds. The 24-year-old Indian finished ahead of Memo Memo of Indonesia, who took seven minutes and 13.38 seconds to complete the race. (Also Read: Ghosal Settles for Squash Silver)
The Indian double sculls team comprising Om Prakash and Dattu Baban Bhokanal took first place in repechage 2 of the event.