Rahi Sarnobat books Olympic berth for India at ISSF WC

SarnobatRahiIn the ISSF World Cup rifle pistol stage in Munich, Germany, Rahi Sarnobat has booked an Olympic quota place for India winning gold in women’s 25m pistol event.

Asian Games champion Rahi clinched her career’s second World Cup Gold, which helped India win its sixth quota place in shooting for 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

In the women’s final, another Indian in the fray, Manu Bhaker had a better start than Rahi, having five out of five hits in the first of 10 series of five shots each.

India now top the Munich World Cup medals tally with three gold. China are second with one gold, one silver and three bronze. 

The Hindu

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