Rowing: Mahe Drysdale beaten at Henley Royal regatta

Mahe Drysdale. Photo / Christine Cornege.
Mahe Drysdale. Photo / Christine Cornege.

Mahe Drysdale has been upset in the final of the Henley Royal regatta.

Hannes Obreno of Belgium has beaten Drysdale by two lengths to take the Diamond single sculls, a title the kiwi has won five times previously.

Obreno is a Belgian rower who recently won the last chance regatta in Lucerne to qualify for the Olympics.

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