ISSF World Cup: Chinky Yadav wins gold as India declare all three medals in girls’s 25m pistol

ISSF World Cup: Chinky Yadav wins gold as India declare all three medals in girls’s 25m pistol

The 23-year-old Yadav prevailed over Rahi Sarnobat in a shoot-off after their scores have been tied at 32, taking India’s gold tally to 9.

ISSF World Cup: Chinky Yadav wins gold as India claim all three medals in women's 25m pistol

Chinky Yadav (C), Rahi Sarnobat (L) and Manu Bhaker on the rostrum after girls’s 25m pistol occasion. Picture Courtesy: Twitter @Media_SAI

New Delhi: Chinky Yadav upstaged the skilled Rahi Sarnobat and the fancied Manu Bhaker to win gold as India swept the ladies’s 25m pistol occasion of the ISSF World Cup on Wednesday, highlighting the nation’s depth of expertise within the sport.

The 23-year-old Yadav prevailed over Sarnobat, 30, in a shoot-off after their scores have been tied at 32, taking India’s gold tally to 9.

Bhaker, aged solely 19, shot 28 to accept the bronze medal earlier than being eradicated, leaving her two different compatriots to struggle for the highest prize on the Dr Karni Singh Taking pictures Vary.

All three shooters have already bagged their quotas for the Tokyo Olympics.

Yadav, who bagged the Olympic quota with a second-place end on the 14th Asian Championships in Doha in 2019, led the pack after first 20 targets with a rating of 14.

She was adopted by Bhaker at second with 13.

Then, the shooter from Bhopal led with a rating of 21 and pulled away from the remaining, even because the seasoned Sarnobat clawed her means again into the finals after struggling in backside half.

Earlier this morning, Aishwary Pratap Singh Tomar claimed the gold within the males’s 50m rifle 3 place occasion.

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