CWG 2022: Cyclist Ronaldo finishes 12th in 1000m time trial final | Commonwealth Games 2022 News – Times of India

BIRMINGHAM: Indian cyclist Ronaldo Laitonjam came up with a timing of 1:02.500 to finish 12th in the men’s 1000m time trial final in the Commonwealth Games on Monday.
The 20-year-old Indian, who had clinched a silver medal in the sprint event of the senior category at the Asian Track Championship in June, was 2.995 seconds behind gold medallist Matthew Glaetzer, who clocked 59.505.
Another Australian, Thomas Cornish (1:00.036), and Trinidad and Tobago’s Nicholas Paul (1:00.089) claimed the silver and bronze medals respectively.
Ronaldo had lost to Australia’s Matthew Glaetzer in the pre-quarterfinals of the men’s sprint event on Sunday.
In the women’s Keiren first round, Triyasha Paul, Shushikala Agashe and Mayuri Lute couldn’t qualify for the second round.
Triyasha and Shushikala finished in the third and fourth place in their respective heats of the first round repechages. Only the first rider in each heat qualifies for the second round.

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