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Commonwealth Games 2018: Shooting Women's 25m Pistol Qualification Precision & Rapid, Heena Sidhu, Annu Singh carry India's hopes, Live Updates

By Sportskeeda Desk | Last ModifiedApr 10, 2018 06:42 IST

The shooting action is scheduled to start at 4:30 am at the Belmont Shooting Centre


06:42 (IST)10 APR 2018

Meanwhile, her compatriot Heena Sidhu also managed to book herself a spot in the next round, having finished 3rd with a total of 286 & 293.

06:41 (IST)10 APR 2018

And wit that, we come to the end of the Precision event! Annu Singh qualified as the second-placed shooter from the initial round, having a sub-total of 293 & 291.

06:20 (IST)10 APR 2018

Annu Singh has fallen behind and is now positioned at 2nd, while Heena has climbed up to fourth

06:12 (IST)10 APR 2018

Heena is still positioned at 7th

06:12 (IST)10 APR 2018

Annu is still very much ahead of the race, having shot 98 in series 1

06:08 (IST)10 APR 2018

Annu Singh starts off with a 20. Heena is just off the mark with an 18

06:05 (IST)10 APR 2018

The rapid round is about to start. As of now,  Annu Singh leads the pack, Heena Sidhu is on seventh

05:37 (IST)10 APR 2018

The rapid round will start at 6 am. Stay tuned

05:34 (IST)10 APR 2018

Scotland's Jessica Liddon continues her good show with a 94-point attempt in the third round while Malaysia's Bibiana Pei Chin NG picks up 96 points from the round. 

05:30 (IST)10 APR 2018

India's Heena Sidhu makes a strong comeback after scores of 93 and 95 in the previous rounds to muster up 98 points in the third round!

05:30 (IST)10 APR 2018

Annu Singh continues her dominance with yet another stunning show of 98 points in the third round. Singapore's Xiu Hong Teh too matches the score to jump into second place. 

05:08 (IST)10 APR 2018

Now the third round of precision shooting is set to commence. 

05:08 (IST)10 APR 2018

At the end of the second round, here are the leaders -

Annu Singh (IND) - 195
Jessica Liddon (SCO) - 194
Xiu Hong Teh (SGP) - 193
Lalita Yauhleuskaya (AUS) - 192
Bibiana Pei Chin NG (MAS) - 191

05:06 (IST)10 APR 2018

Australia's Lalita Yauhleuskaya and Malaysia's Bibiana Pei Chin NG in hot pursuit as well with strong shows of 97 and 96 in the second round. 

India's Heena Sidhu is placed 10th with a score of 188. 

05:04 (IST)10 APR 2018

Scotland's Jessica Liddon and Singapore's Xiu Hong Teh are close behind with scores of 98 and 97 in the second round. 

05:04 (IST)10 APR 2018

Annu Singh, with a superhuman effort of 99 snatches the lead from Eleanor Bezzina, who falters to register 92. 

04:59 (IST)10 APR 2018

Now we move on to the second round of precision shooting. 

04:58 (IST)10 APR 2018

A great show from Annu Singh, who jumps into a good spot to take the lead in the further rounds. Meanwhile, India's Heena Sidhu is only a point behind on 95. 

04:57 (IST)10 APR 2018

The first set of precision shooting has come to an end! Here are the leaders -
Eleanor Bezzina (MLT) - 97
Annu Singh (IND) - 96
Xiu Hong Teh (SGP) - 96
Jessica Liddon (SCO) - 96
Nicola Holmes (JEY) - 96

04:48 (IST)10 APR 2018

Wow! Excellent efforts from Malta's Eleanor Bezzina sees her taking the lead while Singapore's Ziu Hong Teh is also in the race for the lead. 

04:46 (IST)10 APR 2018

A dream start for Jersey's Nicola Holmes as she runs away with the lead early on in the match but hot on her heels is Singapore's Ling Chao Nicole Tan. 

04:40 (IST)10 APR 2018

The event is now underway and is set to be spread across two rounds of rapid shooting as well as precision shooting. 

00:07 (IST)10 APR 2018

Hello and welcome to Sportskeeda's live coverage of Shooting Women's 25m Pistol Qualification. Stay tuned for updates!

00:06 (IST)10 APR 2018

The fifth day was a very successful one for India. Shooting has been India's second most successful event in the Games after weightlifting. 

Gold medals for India came in Table Tennis, Shooting, and Badminton on Day 5. Weightlifter Pardeep Yadav started Day 5 winning a Silver medal in Weightlifting Men's 105kg category. In shooting, Jitu Rai won Gold in the 10m Air Pistol event. Om Mitharwal won Bronze in the same event. In Badminton, India's Mixed Team won Gold, defeating Malaysia. Indian Men's Table Tennis repeated what their Female colleagues had done a day before by claiming Gold as well. India starting the 6th day with hopes of winning many more medals just as they did yesterday.

Annu Singh and Heena Sighu will be in action on Day 6 in Women's 25m Pistol event. There will be two rounds-Precision and Rapid after which the highest ranked shooters will head to the finals on Day 6 itself. Singh and Sidhu will be looking to continue Indian shooters great streak in the competition so far. 
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