Young shooting sensation, Manu Bhaker scripted history at 2019 ISSF tournament as she bagged India’s 1st medal at the tournament this year in Women’s 10m Air Pistol.

On course to her triumph, Manu Bhaker broke the junior record along with her total of 244.7. Meanwhile, Manu Bhaker additionally became solely the second Indian shooter once Heena Sidhu to win a medal Women’s 10m Air side arm at the ISS tournament.

Yashaswini Deswal was additionally competitive within the same event and finished sixth within the final round.

Serbia’s Zorana Arunovic won the silver with 241.9, whereas Quian Wang of China bagged the bronze with 221.8.

In the men’s room 10m air side arm event, Abhishek Verma and Saurabh Chaudhary qualified for the ultimate. Verma screw-topped the qualifications with 588 whereas Chaudhary was seventh with 581.

Earlier, Commonwealth Games gold-medallist Manu and Rahi Sarnobat didn’t qualify for the finals of the women’s 25m air side arm event.

Manu shot 292 and 291 within the preciseness and fast events severally for a complete of 583 within the qualifiers.


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