Sarabjot Singh received the bronze medal in males’s 10m air pistol together with India’s eighth quota place in capturing for the 2024 Paris Olympics throughout the onoging Asian Taking pictures Championship in Changwon on Tuesday. It’s India’s first quota for the quadrennial occasion in a pistol occasion.
Singh shot a complete of 221.1 within the remaining to complete behind two Chinese language shooters – Zhang Yifan 243.7) and Liu Jinyao (242.1).
The Indian had earlier certified for the ultimate with a rating of 581, which helped in clinching the eighth spot, primarily based on the next depend of interior tens.
Singh shot to the lead after the primary 5 pictures which was essential and because the two Chinese language caught up and went previous, Sarabjot was capable of keep his composure and register one more worldwide podium end.
Within the ladies’s 10m air pistol, not one of the 5 Indians, together with these enjoying just for rating factors, might make the highest eight reduce. Whereas Rhythm Sangwan completed eleventh, Esha Singh, Surbhi Rao, Ruchita Vinerkar, and Palak eneded thirteenth, fifteenth, twenty second, and twenty fifth respectively.
Among the many different males in motion, Varun Tomar (578) and Kunal Rana (577) completed sixteenth and seventeenth whereas Shiva (576) was twentieth and Saurabh Chaudhary (569) was thirty fifth.