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Rahi Sarnobat reigns supreme in women’s 25m pistol with third Nationals title

Maharashtra’s Rahi Sarnobat shot a stable 37 in a prime draw closing to see off younger and in-form challengers to her crown.

Reigning Asian Games champion Rahi Sarnobat stamped her authority in women’s 25m pistol occasion, profitable her third successive title on the concluding day of the sixty fourth National Shooting Championship Competitions (NSCC) on the Dr Karni Singh Range right here on Monday.

Maharashtra’s Sarnobat shot a stable 37 in a prime draw closing to see off younger and in-form challengers to her crown.

The 14-year-old Namyaa Kapoor of Delhi, who not too long ago was topped junior world champion in the occasion, gained silver with 31.

Youth Olympic Games and 10m air pistol nationwide champion Manu Bhaker of Haryana claimed bronze with 27 hits.

In Bhopal, the place the Rifle Nationals are going down, Shriyanka Sadangi of Odhisa gained her first women’s 50m rifle 3 positions (3P) crown, ending the 45-shot eight-woman closing with a rating of 454.9 factors.

Madhya Pradesh’s Mansi Kathait gained the silver with 453.5, whereas West Bengal’s Ayushi Podder bagged the bronze with 440.9.

Namyaa did win the junior women’s 25m pistol competitors, getting the higher of Bhaker 5-4 in a shoot-off.

Esha Singh settled for the bronze.

In junior women’s 3P, Nishchal of Haryana gained the gold with a brand new finals document rating of 452.9. Madhya Pradesh’s Ashi Chouksey was second with 450.9 whereas Sift Kaur Samra of Punjab gained the bronze with 440.7. 

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