Canoeist Prachi Yadav wins bronze at 2022 ICF Paracanoe World Cup

Poznan [Poland]May 29 (ANI): Canoeist Prachi Yadav became the first Indian to win a World Cup medal by winning a bronze medal at the 2022 ICF Paracanoe World Cup held in Poznan, Poland.

“PRACHI CREATES HISTORY Paralympian @ItzPrachi_ becomes the 1st Indian canoeist to win a World Cup medal Prachi won in the Women’s 200m VL2 at the 2022 ICF Paracanoe World Cup, Poznan Warmest congratulations on the ‘remarkable feat IndianSports,’ SAI Media tweeted.

Prachi won the bronze medal with a time of 1:04.71 seconds, finishing behind silver medalist Brianna Hennessy of Canada (1:01.58s) and gold medalist Susan Seipel of Australia (1:01.54s). .

India recorded their best performance at the event, which kicked off on May 26 and will end on May 29.

Manish Kaurav (KL3 Men 200m) and Manjeet Singh (VL2 Men 200m) also reached the final for the first time in tournament history in their respective categories.

Jaideep also reached the final of the VL3 Men 200m category, but could not progress beyond that. (ANI)

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