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Wednesday, February 8, 2023

Rapid Fire Pistol team wins silver


 India’s 25m Rapid Fire Pistol team of Anish Bhanwala, Sameer and Vijayveer Sidhu won the silver medal at the ISSF Shooting World Cup on Wednesday.

The Indian trio lost 15-17 to Czech Republic of Martin Podhrasky, Tomas Tehan and Matej Rampula in the gold medal match.

In the first qualification stage, Indian team shot 866-28x to finish second behind host Korea (872-34x) and Czech (863-35x) finished third.

India and Czech topped the second qualification stage with 578-19x and 572-15x respectively to advance the gold medal playoff while Korea (558-15x) and Japan (553- 8x) finished third and fourth respectively and qualified for bronze medal match.

Korea registered thumping 17-1 win over Japanese team to clinch the bronze medal.

India continued it domination in the medal with 15 medals including 5 gold, 6 silver and 4 bronze medals. Korea placed second with 12 medals followed by Czech on third with six.

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