Shooter Maheshwari bagged bronze in 7th Asian Shotgun Championship


Guwahati/ 12th August’2017 (Prag News Desk): Shooter Maheshwari Chauhan bagged bronze medal in women’s skeet competition at 7th Asian Shotgun Championship on Friday. Maheshwari lead the Indian team as combined with Rashmmi Rathore and Saniya Sheikh successfully clinched silver medal for team with a total shot of 190. China finished with gold medal with 195 shot and host team Kazakhstan end up with bronze with shooting 185 in total. Maheshwari shot 68 out of 75 to finish top of the qualification as she lead a group of six shooters into the final round. Team member Rashmmi Rathore qualified sixth with by scoring 64.

World cup gold medallists Meng Wei of China and Sutiya Jiewchaloemmit of Thailand qualified in top six in the final rounds. Maheshwari bowed out in the third place and scored 40 while China’s Meng bagged gold with shooting 55 and Sutiya of Thailand finish second in the individual completion.


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