Actor R Madhavan is a proud father as his son Vedaant Madhavan emerges as the winner of the 800m men’s freestyle event at the Danish Open swimming meet.
Vedaant was honored with a gold after he clocked 8:17:28 to win the medal. Earlier, he had won a silver medal at the Danish Open, making this stint a highly successful one.
The actor shared a video of Vedaant on Instagram and wrote, “With all your blessings and God‘s greatest the winning street continues. It’s a GOLD IN 800m for @vedaantmadhavan”.
He had also shared the video of his son winning the silver medal.
Vedaant is a 16-year-old professional swimmer who bettered his record in each event he participated in at the Danish Open.
These were – 800m freestyle, 1500m freestyle, and 200m freestyle. This is how Twitter reacted to his big victory.
Many congratulations https://t.co/rR6nQFdtLG— Shefali Vaidya. 🇮🇳 (@ShefVaidya) April 18, 2022
Inspiration for all young Indian swimmers out there! https://t.co/yx7cTiTG5b— Souradeep Dutta (@souradeep) April 18, 2022
Congratulations🎉🥳 Proud Moment https://t.co/PQR7rLSg5Y— rajeev kumar yadav (@yrajeev19) April 18, 2022
Thanks for posting. These kind posts will inspire many young minds of India to take sports as a career. With several multiple challenges in sports sector in india, somewhere it has to be started by someone. Thanks @ActorMadhavan for contributing in #sports of #India. https://t.co/u0kGhbO1PA— Prabodha K. Meher (@pkm046) April 18, 2022
What a star.