Sailing News

Olympic Classes – Olympic Qualifier Asia & Africa – Muscat OMN – Day 4

Light, inconsistent winds made for challenging racing in Oman yesterday. —– The 49ers sailed again 3 races, with Ganapathy Kelapanda Chengappa/Varun Ashok Thakkar IND extending their lead to 9 points. Hong Wei/Chao Xiang CHN moved up to second place as best of the day. —– In the 49ersFX, Chen Shasha/Ye Jin CHN reclaimed the top place ahead of Molly Highfield/Sandy Wing Chi Choi HKG 5 points behind in second. —– In the Lasers Radial, Nethra Kumanan IND held on to the top spot, with Emma Savalon NED only 2 points back. —– In Lasers Standard, Ryan Lo Jun Han SGP extended his lead over Vishnu Saravanan IND to 14 points. —– In the RS:X Windsurfers, Natthapong Phonoppharat THA continues to pull away at the top in front of Yancy Kaibigan PHI now 15 points behind in 2nd. —– In the female Windsurfers, Amanda Ng Ling Kai SGP moved into the lead for the first time, but Charizanne Napa PHI is only one point behind. —– The final qualifying races are scheduled for today, followed by the Medal Races tomorrow. —– All rankings and the daily report.