Men's Pistol and Women's Rifle Shooters out of ISSF World Cup
Neither the Indian Men’s team in the 10m Air Pistol nor the Women’s in the 50m Rifle 3 Positions event qualified for their final events. Shooter Gagan Narang finished in 25th.
New Delhi, August 13, 2015: On day five of competition at the ISSF World Cup in Gabala, Azerbaijan, both the Indian Men’s team in the 10m Air Pistol event and the Women’s team in the 50m Rifle 3 Positions event failed to qualify for their respective final rounds.
The summary of the Indian performances on the day are as follows:
50m Rifle 3 Positions Women
Lajja Gauswami finished 27th in qualification with a score of 579
Elizabeth Susan Koshy shot 576 to finish in 43rd position
Anjum Moudgil was placed 46th with a score of 575
10m Air Pistol, Men
Gurpreet Singh placed 18th in qualification with a score of 578
Jitu Rai in 20th place shooting a score of 576
Omkar Singh finished in 24th place with a score of 575
50m Rifle 3 Positions Men- Qualification and Finals slated for Friday
Surendra Sinh Rathod placed 12th with a score of 1165 in his elimination round
Chain Singh at 15th position at the end of his elimination round with a score of 1161
Gagan Narang at 25th position with a score of 1158