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Irishman dives into Alibaug sea, reaches south Bombay in less than 8 hours

Irish swimmer makes waves; covers Alibaug-Mumbai in 7.51 hours

Mumbai, Nov 29 Irish swimmer Ned Denison swam rom the coastal town of Alibaug in adjoining Raigad district to the Gateway of India here Wednesday just for "fun" as he completed the 36-km sea distance in 7 hours and 51 minutes.

The 61-year-old swimmer's journey was overseen by an official appointed by the Swimming Federation of India.
Denison covered the distance in 7 hours and 51 minutes, he said.

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