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India’s 24-member capturing contingent topped the medals tally within the first Asian Online Shooting Championship.
The squad gained 4 out of the eight gold medals on supply, moreover two silver and 5 bronze medals, for a complete of 11 podium finishes.
The efficiency, within the the first worldwide problem after the pandemic-forced lockdown, additional enhanced India’s popularity as one among the top world powers within the Olympic sport.
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The two-day competitors, held on Thursday and Friday, was organised by the Kuwait Shooting Federation and noticed 274 shooters from 22 Asian international locations participate.
India’s gold winners had been Saurabh Chaudhary within the males’s 10m air pistol, Divyansh Singh Panwar within the males’s 10m air rifle, Kynan Chenai in males’s entice and Rajeshwari Kumari in girls’s entice.
Arjun Babuta in males’s 10m air rifle and Shreyasi Singh in girls’s entice gained silvers whereas Manu Bhaker (girls’s 10m air pistol), Sarabjot Singh (males’s 10m air pistol), Deepak Kumar (males’s 10m air rifle) Prithviraj Tondaiman (males’s entice) and Manish Keer (girls’s entice) gained bronze medals.
There had been a complete of eight occasions on the roster with no last rounds within the pistol and rifle competitions. In the shotgun occasions, 150-bird matches had been held.