Sydney: 18 old shooter from India, Elavenil Valarivan have set a qualification record before claiming a gold medal in 10 metre air rifle in women junior event at the ISSF junior Shooting World Cup in Australia.
Elavenil, competed her second ISSF challenge, later partnered up with Zeena Khitta and Shreya Agarwal to claim the team event gold medal. After a 9.6 Elavenil sealed the win with a high 10.7 in the crucial 24th shot, getting the better of Chinese Taipei’s Lin Ying-Shin. Elavenil is a student of Gagan Narang’s Gun For Glory Academy. She had also won a bronze medal at the FISU world Shooting Sport Championship last week.
Arjun Babuta bagged his second junior world cup medal, claiming a bronze in men’s 10m air rifle event.
OTHER INIDIANS WHO PARTICIPATED IN THE EVENT ARE:
Surya Pratap Singh
Shahu Tushar mane who finished 6th and 8th place respectively.
We would like to congratulate her for the win and wish her all the best for her future
Team – 99MAG