Nethra Kumanan first Indian woman sailor to qualify for Olympics
Nethra Kumanan became the first Indian woman sailor to qualify for the Olympics. She came first at the Laser Radial event in Mussanah Open Championship, a joint Asian and African Olympic qualifying event. The 23-year-old has a 21-point advantage against Indian Ramya Saravanan. She will be the 10th Indian to qualify for a sailing event in the Olympics.