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Asian Games 2018: Shooting Day 5 Live Score - Shardul Vihan wins Silver in Men's Double Trap

By Sportskeeda Desk | Last ModifiedAug 23, 2018 14:59 IST

Follow all the latest updates from shooting on day 5 of the Asian games.


14:59 (IST)23 AUG 2018

Of the four shooters who started the day, three were in contention for a medal. But only one won a medal. And that was 15-year-old Shardul Vihan who took home silver in the Men's Double Trap. Although Shreyasi Singh and Varsha Varman would have been disappointed to have fallen behind after a good start, it was another successful day in shooting thanks to Shardul.

14:56 (IST)23 AUG 2018

Day 5, Indian shooters round up -

Men's Double Trap Finals

Shardul Vihan won Silver medal
9th - Ankur Mittal

Women's Double Trap Finals

6th- Shreyasi Singh
7th - Varsha Varman

14:29 (IST)23 AUG 2018

Taking part in his first-ever Asian Games, Shardul claims Silver. What a performance it has been from the 15-year-old.

14:27 (IST)23 AUG 2018

India's Shardul Vihan claims SILVER in the Men's Double Trap and South Korea's Hyunwoo Shin takes home GOLD.

14:27 (IST)23 AUG 2018

Shardul hits both but so does Hyunwoo Shin.

14:27 (IST)23 AUG 2018

South Korea's Hyunwoo Shin misses again. The lead is now just one going into the last two shots.

14:26 (IST)23 AUG 2018

South Korea finally miss one and with 6 shots left, the lead is just one.

14:26 (IST)23 AUG 2018

South Korea's Hyunwoo Shin has the lead and he has been perfect so far. Can he hang on?

14:25 (IST)23 AUG 2018

India's 15-year-old Shardul Vihan is now two shots behind after 70 rounds.

14:23 (IST)23 AUG 2018

South Korea lead by one going into the final round. If it finishes level, India will take home GOLD.

14:22 (IST)23 AUG 2018

India assured of at least SILVER.

14:22 (IST)23 AUG 2018

Qatar take home bronze. It is between India and South Korea for the GOLD.

It is between India and South Korea for GOLD

14:21 (IST)23 AUG 2018

India assured of at least Bronze but if the scores are level at the end of this round, Shardul will take home at least silver courtesy of his higher qualification.

14:19 (IST)23 AUG 2018

It is between South Korea, Qatar and India for the GOLD medal.

South Korea lead by two

14:19 (IST)23 AUG 2018

No medal for China, Liu finishes fourth and he is eliminated with a score of 43.

14:19 (IST)23 AUG 2018

India are now assured of a medal.

14:16 (IST)23 AUG 2018

India and South Korea are both top with 37 after four rounds. 

14:16 (IST)23 AUG 2018

South Korea finishes fifth and are the second to be eliminated. India are still top.

14:12 (IST)23 AUG 2018

Five competing for three medals now

14:12 (IST)23 AUG 2018

UAE's Al Kaabi is the first to be eliminated.

14:11 (IST)23 AUG 2018

After 3 rounds, India's Shardul Vihan and Korea's Hyunwoo Shin lead the way with 28. Two other countries, Qatar and China are tied for second with 27.

14:08 (IST)23 AUG 2018

After 20 shots, India still top

14:07 (IST)23 AUG 2018

Shardul is no longer perfect but with 19 he is still top. But now he shares the lead with Korea's Shin. Currently last is UAE with 15.

14:04 (IST)23 AUG 2018

Leaderboard after the first 10 shots

14:03 (IST)23 AUG 2018

Shardul Vihan shoots a perfect 10 out of 10 and is top after the first period.

14:01 (IST)23 AUG 2018

15-year-old Shardul Vihan finished top in the qualification and will be looking to make it count.

13:58 (IST)23 AUG 2018

The Men's Double Trap final is about to begin.

13:09 (IST)23 AUG 2018

The top six who will feature in the Double Trap Finals

13:09 (IST)23 AUG 2018

It is all over in the Men's Double Trap qualifications. 15-year-old Shardul finishes top and Ankur Mittal finishes 9th and fails to qualify.

In the women's double trap finals, Shreyasi Singh finishes sixth and Varsha Varman finished seventh.

12:57 (IST)23 AUG 2018

Leaderboard after five rounds

12:57 (IST)23 AUG 2018

At the end of 5 rounds, Li Qingnian leads with a 136, while Shreyasi and Varsha are sixth and seventh, 15 and 16 shots behind respectively.

12:44 (IST)23 AUG 2018

Ankur Mittal finishes outside the top six and he is out.

12:31 (IST)23 AUG 2018

And it is official, Shardul has qualified for the Double Trap Final.

12:23 (IST)23 AUG 2018

This has been sensational from the 15-year-old Shardul. While Qualification for the Double Trap final is still on, Shardul is currently first with a total of 141 out of 150.

12:02 (IST)23 AUG 2018

Shardul is still joint-top after 4 rounds. But Mittal is 8th yet crucially just one behind fifth place. He will need to get into the top 6 to qualify.
Men's Double Trap Qualification after 4 rounds (Top six qualify for finals)

11:31 (IST)23 AUG 2018

After three rounds, 15-year-old Shardul is joint-top with a score of 85. Ankur Mittal is tied for 5th with 81.

11:17 (IST)23 AUG 2018

Latest Women's Double Trap Finals standings

11:17 (IST)23 AUG 2018

Good comeback from Shreyasi but time is running out for both her and Varsha as they look to be in contention for gold.

11:07 (IST)23 AUG 2018

In the women's Double Trap final, Varsha is still fifth but Shreyasi slips to ninth.

11:06 (IST)23 AUG 2018

Latest standings in the Men's Double Trap Qualification

11:05 (IST)23 AUG 2018

And just like Shardul goes top in the men's double trap qualification. What a comeback this has been from the 15-year-old.

10:41 (IST)23 AUG 2018

In the men's double trap, Vihan has moved up to second place while Ankur Mittal has dropped down a couple of spots to eighth.

10:27 (IST)23 AUG 2018

Varsha Varman is now in fifth spot.

10:16 (IST)23 AUG 2018

In the men's double trap qualification, Shardul Vihan is in third and Ankur Mittal is in sixth.
Latest Standings in the Men's Double Trap Qualification

10:14 (IST)23 AUG 2018

Just as I say that, Varsha Varman begins her ascent. She is now up four places and is now in sixth.

10:06 (IST)23 AUG 2018

Things aren't looking good for India in the Women's Double Trap finals, Shreyasi Singh is in eighth and Varsha Varman is now in 10th.

10:02 (IST)23 AUG 2018

Shardul Vihan is now in second spot only behind South Korea's Hyunwoo Shin.

09:51 (IST)23 AUG 2018

Shreyasi Singh and Varsha Varman haven't got off to a great start so far in the Women's Double Trap Finals but they still have plenty of time to make things and make a push for a medal.

09:47 (IST)23 AUG 2018

Shardul Vihan is slowly moving up and is now just one shot behind the leader in the Men's Double Trap Qualification.

09:39 (IST)23 AUG 2018

In the mean time, the women's Double Trap Finals have begun as well. That features Varsha Varman and Shreyasi Singh as India's two hopes of a medal.
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