Shreyasi Singh shoots gold at Shotgun Nationals

Shreyasi Singh shoots gold at Shotgun Nationals

  
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Shreyasi Singh

Shreyasi Singh bagged a gold, her second individual medal, at the 61st National Shotgun Championship being held at the Dr. Karni Singh Shooting Range in New Delhi.

Shreyasi, representing Bihar, shot 92 (20,24,26,22) to defend her double trap title with a five-point margin over Madhya Pradesh’s Varsha Varman.

Varsha won silver with 87 (20,24,22,21) hits while Shagun Chowdhary of ONGC took the bronze with 84 (20,20,22,22).

Shreyasi had earlier won bronze while Shagun had won gold in women’s trap.

In women’s team, Manisha (75), Aman Basit (70) and Shalini Yashwant (58) shot a total score of 203 to win gold for Madhya Pradesh.

Bhavna Chaudhary wins junior gold

In the junior category, Haryana’s Bhavna Chaudhary clinched the gold with a total of 79 (25,19,17,18) hits. Manisha Keer of Madhya Pradesh shot 75 (18,22,17,18) to win the silver while Delhi’s Divya Singh took the bronze with 70 (14,20,16,20) hits.

In the junior team, Manisha (75) along with Shefali Rajak (67) and Mahima Vishwakarma (52) shot a total score of 194 to win gold for Madhya Pradesh.

The Results:

Women’s Double Trap: 1. Shreyasi Singh (Bihar) 92; 2. Varsha Varman (Madhya Pradesh) 87; 3. Shagun Chowdhary (Rajasthan) 84.

Women’s Double Trap Team: 1. Madhya Pradesh (203; 2. Punjab (198); 3. Maharashtra (188). 

Junior Women’s Double Trap : 1. Bhavna Chaudhary (Haryana) 79; 2. Manisha Keer (Madhya Pradesh) 75; 3. Divya Singh (Delhi) 70.

Junior Women’s Double Trap Team: 1. Madhya Pradesh (194); 2. Delhi (178).

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