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Asiad: India's Jamesboy enters men's canoe single 200m final

November 22, 2010 17:18 IST

India's Jamesboy Singh reached the final of the men's Canoe Single 200m of the Asian Games in Guangzhou on Monday.

The Indian clocked 44.004 in heat 1 to finish third at the International Rowing Centre.

Another Indian Bhupender Singh Pundir advanced to the semi-finals of the men's Kayak Single 1000m competition. The 22-year-old Indian clocked 3:57.275 in heat 2 to finish fifth and reach the last four stage.

Digvijay Singh Negi clocked 41.090 to qualify for the semi-finals of the men's 200m Kayak Single.

Arambam Gyanjit Singh and Haobijam Premanand Singh also combined well to reach the semi-finals in the men's Kayak Double 1000m event with timing 3:37.633 in heat 2.

The quartet of Bhupender, Digvijay Singh Negi, Sanjay Singh and Ajit Singh also qualified for the semis of the men's kayak four 1000m with a timing of 3:13.691 in heat 2.

Haobijam Premananda and Arambam Gyanjit Singh reached the semi-finals of the men's Kayak double 200m event.

Ragina Kiro reached the semi-final of both, women's kayak single 500m and 200m events, clocking 2:09.270 and 49.227 in their respective heats.

Kiro and Dung Dung Sima also reached the semi-final of the women's kayak double 500m, clocking 2:00.462 in the heats.
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