Junior World Championship | Naamya shoots sports pistol gold


Aishwary in document breaking spree in 50m rifle 3-position; India on prime in medal’s tally

Fourteen-year-old Naamya Kapoor, competing internationally for the primary time, received the ladies’s sports activities pistol gold forward of qualification topper Manu Bhaker within the Junior World Championship taking pictures right here.

Naamya shot 36 within the remaining to beat Camille Jedrzejewski of France and Manu. The French lady had progressed for the battle for gold after successful the shoot-off towards Manu, who had topped qualification with 587, one level forward of Rhythm Sangwan.

Aishwary Pratap Singh Tomar, in the meantime, shattered the world document within the remaining and nationwide document in qualification of the 50m rifle 3-position occasion.

Olympian Aishwary shot 463.Four within the remaining as he outclassed Lucas Bernard Denis Kryzs of France by 6.9 factors for the gold. Aishwary had shot 1185 in qualification (397 kneeling, 398 susceptible and 390 standing) to equal the junior world document and beat Sanjeev Rajput’s nationwide males’s document of 1181 set within the 2019 Rio de Janeiro World Cup.


Aishwary has been coaching with coach Suma Shirur for the Olympics in Tokyo and thereafter for the junior world championship on the academy in Madhya Pradesh and the nationwide camps.

India is on prime of the medals desk with eight gold, six silver and three bronze medals. US is in second with 4 gold, 5 silver and three bronze. Italy and Hungary observe with two gold every, whereas France, Belarus and Germany have received a minimum of one gold medal every.

The outcomes:

Males: 50m rifle 3-position: 1. Aishwary Pratap Singh Tomar 463.4 (WRJ) 1185 (NR); 2. Lucas Bernard Denis Kryzs (Fra) 456.5 (1176); 3. Gavin Raymond Leigh Barnick (US) 446.6 (1168); 11. Sanskar Havelia 1160; 16. Sartaj Singh Tiwana 1157; 22. Gurman Singh 1153.

Ladies: 25m sports activities pistol: 1. Naamya Kapoor 36 (580); 2. Camille Jedrzejewski (Fra) 33 (584); 3. Manu Bhaker 31 (587); 4. Rhythm Sangwan 27 (586).