Legendary shooter Anjali Bhagwat wins Gold at KSS

Legendary shooter Anjali Bhagwat wins Gold at KSS

  
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Anjali Bhagwat

Legendary shooter Anjali Bhagwat of Maharashtra won the gold in Women’s 50m Rifle Three Positions along with teammates Bhakti Kamkar and Vedangi Tulzapurkar at the ongoing 20th Kumar Surendra Singh Memorial Shooting Competition in New Delhi.

The 52-year-old Anjali, who is a former World No.1 and 2000 Sydney Olympic finallist, shot a qualification score of 568 to finish 19th in the individual event.

Manini Kaushik of Rajasthan outgunned Ayushi Podder of West Bengal 17-13 in the gold medal contest.

It was an all-Gujarat affair in the juniors as Heena Gohei beat Khushi Chudasama 16-10 to win the gold.

In Men’s 10m Air Pistol, Shiva Narwal of Haryana won a golden treble, clinching both the senior and Youth Men’s 10m Air Pistol titles as well as the team title. Shiva overcame the Dharmendra Singh Gaharwar of Army 17-5 in the men’s final and then blew away Sahil of Uttar Pradesh 16-0 in the youth final to win the two yellow medals. He also claimed the team title in the event along with Naveen and Anmol Jain, as the Haryana trio beat Punjab for gold.

Sarabjot Singh of Punjab beat statemate Vijayveer Sidhu 17-13 in the final, to win the Junior Men’s 10m Air Pistol crown.

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