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India Wins 5 Medals at 10th Asian Airgun Shooting Championship

On the opening day of 10th Asian airgun shooting championship, Indian shooters bagged five medals in Wako city, Japan.
  • Ravi Kumar won an individual bronze in the men’s 10m air rifle.
  • Arjun Babuta won individual an silver in the corresponding junior men’s event.
  • India also bagged three team silver medals in each of the three air rifle events.
  • Deepak Kumar led the Indian charge into the finals of the Men’s 10m air rifle, shooting 627.5 after the regulation 60 shots, to qualify fourth out of eight finalists.
  • In the women’s 10m air rifle, Anjum Moudgil and Meghana Sajjanar made it to the finals, shooting scores of 417.5 and 415.9 to qualify for second and fourth positions respectively.
  • Arjun Babuta won the junior men’s individual silver medal.

Asian Airgun Shooting Championship

  • Venue: Wako city, Japan
  • Date – 6 to 12 December 2017
  • Hosted by – Asian Shooting Confederation.
India Wins 5 Medals at 10th Asian Airgun Shooting Championship India Wins 5 Medals at 10th Asian Airgun Shooting Championship Reviewed by Aman Bhatia on December 11, 2017 Rating: 5

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