Actor R Madhavan is the happiest person as his son Vedaant Madhavan has won the gold medal at the Danish Open swimming meet in Denmark’s Copenhagen. Taking to his Instagram account, he posted a video as Vedaant was announced the winner. Vedaant won the medal in the 800m men freestyle swimming event and clocked at 8:17:28. Vedaant had prior won a silver medal in another category at the same meet days back.
Sharing the video, R Madhavan wrote, “Gold….(dancing and gold medal emojis). With all your blessings and God‘s greatest the winning street continues (red heart and folded hands emojis). Today it’s a Gold IN 800m for @vedaantmadhavan. Overwhelmed and humbled. Thank you Coach @bacpradeep sir @swimmingfederation.in @ansadxb and the entire team.”
Commenting on the post, Shilpa Shirodkar wrote, “Absolutely amazing Maddy a proud moment for all of us. Congratulations my dear @vedaantmadhavan sending u loads of love and blessings my dear…” Sikandar Kher commented, “Superb !!! Jai Hind.” Vedaant said, “Thank you so much for all the wishes.”
Actress Dia Mirza took to her Instagram Stories and shared a video. She wrote, “Wohooooo Vedant @vedantmadhavan (raised hands, tiger, national flag emojis). So proud!!! Congratulations @msaru15 @actormaddy.”
Vedaant had earlier won a bronze medal at the Latvia Open in March 2021 and had also impressed at the Junior National Aquatic Championships last year, bagging seven medals — four silver and three bronze.