Varun Thakkar and KC Ganapathy kicked off their 49er competition by finishing 18th in their first race.
KC Ganapathy and Varun Thakkar (File photo)
The duo slowed down after second series slumping from 6th place to 15th and then to 18th place in the final series.
The race 2 was postponed owing to inclement weather.
Ireland (Robert Dickinson & Sean Waddilove) came first, followed by Great Britain (Dylan Fietcher Scott & Stuart Bithell) and Germany (Erik Hell & Thomas Ploessel) in the second and third positions respectively.