8 para-swimmers under TOPS watch list in preparation for Tokyo 2020 Olympics, Paralympics and 2024 Olympics

The Sports Authority of India's Mission Olympic Cell held a gathering on Jan 30th, led by Director General, Sports Authority of India, Neelam Kapur, in which 23 competitors were chosen from badminton, cycling, para-games and para-shooting, to be incorporated into the Target Olympic Podium Scheme (TOPS), in front of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, Paralympics and 2024 Olympics.

For swimming discipline, The Committee announced a watch list where 8 para-swimmers have been included in the developmental group for Olympic 2024.

The athletes in Para swimming who are on the watch list are:

  1. Suyash Narayan Jadhav
  2. Niranjan Mukundan
  3. Swapnil Patil
  4. Chetan Giridhar Raut
  5. Shridhar Nagappa Malagi
  6. Devanshi Satija
  7. Kanchanmala Pande
  8. Sharath Gayakwad

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