Denmark wins Gold in men’s lightweight double sculls Rowing

Danish rowers Mads Rasumessen and Rasmus Quist exacted revenge on Britain to win gold in the men’s lightweight double sculls Saturday. Rasumessen and Quist overtook Zac Purchase and Mark Hunter in the final 100 metres to snatch the gold in six minutes, 37.17 seconds. The Britons came in just six hundredths of a second behind. New Zealand pair More...

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By LondonGames On Saturday, August 4th, 2012
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Indian Rowers Finish 19 in London Summer Olympics Rowing

Indian rowers Sandeep Kumar and Manjeet Singh finished 19th in the Olympic finals of the men’s lightweight double sculls here Saturday. They clocked seven minutes and 8.39 seconds at the Eton Dorney lake. The More...

By LondonGames On Saturday, August 4th, 2012
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Britain retain men’s four crown in Olympic Rowing

Team Great Britain retained their Olympic title in the men’s four rowing, beating Australia and the United States to gold at the London Olympics. The British crew of Alex Gregory, Peter Reed, Tom James and More...

By LondonGames On Thursday, August 2nd, 2012
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South Africa takes gold in coxless fours in Olympic

South African rowers pipped Britain and defending champions Denmark to gold at the Olympics in a thrilling lightweight coxless fours race at London South Africa’s James Thompson, Matthew Brittain, John Smith More...

Sawarn Singh
By LondonGames On Sunday, July 29th, 2012
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Indian Rower Sawarn Singh enters Quarter Finals of Men’s Singles

Indian rower Sawarn Singh entered the men’s single sculls quarterfinals at the London Olympics after clocking the fastest time in the repechage round here Sunday. Sawarn set a time of 7:00.49 to finish first More...

Rowing at London Olympics
By LondonGames On Sunday, July 29th, 2012
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New Zealand set World record in Rowing

The New Zealand rowers had a strong start to their Olympic regatta, setting a new world and Olympic record on the first day of the competition here. The men’s pair of Hamish Bond and Eric Murray set a world More...