Asian Games 2023: Indian Shooting Team wins gold medal
Asian Games 2023: The trio of Manu Bhaker, Esha Singh and Rhythm Sangwan won the gold medal in the women's 25m pistol team event of the Asian Games here on Wednesday. The team of Manu, Isha and Rhythm topped the table with a total of 1759 points, helping India win its fourth gold medal in the ongoing Games. Manu topped the qualification chart with 98 points in the final Rapid Fire Series to make it to the final. The Chinese team won the silver medal with 1756 points while the South Korean team was third with 1742 points. India also won the silver medal in the team event in the women's 50m rifle <> positions event.
The trio of Ashi Choksi, Manini Kaushik and Sift Kaur Samra finished second in the qualification with a score of 1764. Hosts China won the gold medal with a total score of 1773 while South Korea won the bronze with 1756 points. Sift and Ashi also made it to the final by finishing second and sixth respectively, while Manini could not make it to the final with 18th place. Sift scored 594 points, a joint new Asian record in qualifying.
So far, India has won 16 medals.
Gold Medal Aishwarya Tomar, Rudranshu Patil and Divyansh Panwar, 10m Air Rifle Team Event (Shooting): Gold Medal Women's Cricket Team: Gold Medal In Equestrian, India won the Dressage Team Event (Divyakirti Singh, Hriday Vipul Chhed and Anush Agarwala, Sudipti Hajela): Gold Medal
Manu Bhaker, Isha Singh, Rhythm Sangwan (25m Pistol Team Event): Gold
Silver Medal Mehuli Ghosh, Ashi Chouksey and Ramita Jindal - 10m Air Rifle Team Event (Shooting): Silver Medal Arjun Lal Jat and Arvind Singh, Men's Lightweight Double Sculls (Rowing): Silver Medal Men's Coxed 8 Team- (Rowing): Silver Medal Neha Thakur Sailing (Dingy - ILCA4 Event): Silver Medal
Sift Samara, Ashi Chouksey and Manini Kaushik (50m Rifle 3P Team Event): Silver Medal
Bronze Medal Babu Lal and Lekh Ram, Men's Coxless Doubles- (Rowing): Bronze Medal Ramita Jindal - Women's 10m Air Rifle (Shooting): Bronze Medal Ashish, Bhim Singh, Jaswinder Singh and Puneet Kumar - Men's Coxless 4 (Rowing): Bronze Medal
Parminder Singh, Satnam Singh, Zakar Khan and Sukhmeet Singh - Men's Quadruple Sculls (Rowing)
Bronze Medal Anish, Vijayveer Sidhu and Adarsh Singh - Men's 10m Rapid Fire Pistol (Shooting): Bronze Medal Ibad Ali Selling (RS:X): Bronze Medal