Amarjit and Amrit clocked an average speed of 65.952km and 64.917km per hour respectively but their timings of 10.917 secs and 11.091 secs pushed them far behind the top finishers.
Seiichiro Nakagawa of Japan produced a timing of 9.942 with an average speed of 72.420km per hour to not only top the qualification but also create an Asian Games record in the process.

Swimmers poor show continues, Nair 6th in 50m backstroke

Indian swimmers continued to struggle in the 17th Asian Games here with Prathapan Nair failing to qualify for the men's 50m backstroke finals on Monday.
Nair clocked 26.85 in the heats to finish a lowly sixth in the seven-strong field.
It was a second successive day of disappointment for Nair as he had finished seventh in the 100m backstroke heats on Sunday.

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