Srihari Nataraja eliminated

Tokyo: Srihari Nataraj finished in the fifth spot in the 100m backstroke heats and won’t progress further.
Earlier Maana Patel finished 39th in the 100m backstroke heats failing to qualify for the semifinals.
With Srihari and Maana’s Olympic dreams coming to an end, India can rest its swimming medal hopes solely on Sajan Prakash who will be featuring in the 100 and 200 metres butterfly event on Monday.

Agency