Osijek: Olympic-bound Rahi Sarnobat bagged the Gold medal in 25m pistol occasion on the ongoing Worldwide Taking pictures Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup in Osijek, Croatia on Monday.
The 30-year-old Rahi topped the rostrum in type as she scored a tremendous 39 pts within the closing after qualifying second with a complete of 591. She made good scores within the third, fourth, fifth and the sixth collection. The ace shooter was 8 factors forward of the silver medalist, which went to France’s Mathilde Lamolle, who scored 31 within the closing.
Official Twitter deal with of Sports activities Authority of India in a submit stated, “What a superb performance by Tokyo2020 bound 25m pistol shooter
Rahi Sarnobat as she wins the Gold at the ISSF Shooting World Cup in Osijek, Croatia. She was 8 points ahead of the silver medalist. Many congratulations! #Cheer4India.”
That is reportedly India’s first within the ongoing version after the nation secured one silver and two bronze medals earlier within the event. With the most recent addition of gold within the kitty, India’s present medals tally on the ISSF World Cup in Croatia stands at 4 — one gold, one silver, and two bronze.
Final week, trio of Manu Bhaker, Yashaswini Deswal and Rahi Sarnobat gained the Bronze medal for India in 10m Air Pistol Crew (Ladies) occasion at Taking pictures World Cup by defeating Hungarian crew 16-12 in Bronze medal match.