India’s medal rises to 10 at ISSF Junior World Cup Suhl

Indian shooters added three more medals – one gold and two silvers – to their tally and consolidated the top spot at the ISSF Junior World Cup 2022 in Suhl, Germany, on Thursday.

India extended their dominance in the pistol disciplines, with Esha Singh and Tokyo Olympian Saurabh Chaudhary claiming gold and Palak and Sarabjot Singh bagging silver in the 10m air pistol mixed team.

Esha and Saurabh prevailed 16-12 in the gold medal match.

Ramita and Paarth Makhija also won silver in the 10m air rifle mixed team competition, going down 13-17 to the Polish pair of Julia Piotrowska and Wiktor Sajdak.

India’s tally stands at 10 medals so far, including four gold.

Other than India, France and Poland are the only other nations to have won gold medals so far.

Picture Courtesy: National Rifle Association of India