India’s Aishwary Pratap Singh Tomar won gold in the men’s 50m Rifle 3 Positions event at the ISSF World Cup in New Delhi. The 20-year-old became the youngest in history to win a shooting World Cup gold in the 3 Positions event. The two other Indian shooters in the final, Sanjeev Rajput finishing sixth and Niraj Kumar came at the last position.
This was India’s 8th gold medal in the ongoing World Cup. India continues to dominate the medal tally with 15 so far. India has won three silver medals and four bronze to go with the eight gold medals.
Important takeaways for all competitive exams:
- International Shooting Sport Federation Headquarters: Munich, Germany;
- International Shooting Sport Federation President: Vladimir Lisin;
- International Shooting Sport Federation Founded: 1907.