Teenager Rhythm Sangwan gave account of herself in her first senior India outing as she made it to the semifinals earlier than ending exterior medal bracket within the girls’s 25m pistol competitors on the ongoing International Shooting Sport Federation World Cup Rifle/Pistol right here on Friday.
Sangwan shot a strong Rapid Fire spherical of 293 within the morning to qualify for the second semifinal in fourth place with a complete rating of 582.
In the four-woman semifinal, nonetheless, she scored 14 hits over 5 5-shot sequence rounds as eventual gold medal winner Lamolle Mathilda of France and Monika Karsch of Germany outgunned her with 18 and 20 hits respectively to make it by means of to the medal spherical .
Among the opposite Indians within the area, Esha Singh completed eleventh with a rating of 578 within the qualification whereas Olympian and Asian Games champion Rahi Sarnobat ended twenty seventh with a complete rating of 573.
In the opposite medal occasion of the day, Patrik Jany of Slovakia received the lads’s 50m rifle 3 positions gold, beating Hungary’s Zalaln Pekler 16-10 within the ultimate.
India nonetheless lead the medals tally with two gold and one silver.