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Yashaswini Deswal wins gold in ISSF WC 2021

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Yashaswini Deswal ( Photo credit : Instagram )
Two minute reads :

Yashaswini Deswal won the first gold medal for India in the Women’s 10 Meter Air Pistol final of the ISSF World Cup on 20 March 2021 at the Doctor Karani Shooting range.

  • ISSF : International Sports Shooting Federation

Deshwal accumulated 238.8 points to lead in her category.

Another Indian Shooter Manu Bhaker won a Silver medal with 236.7 points.

Victoria Chailka of Belarus bagged bronze medal with 215.9.

The other Indian in the final, Shri Nivetha, started well but had no eventually settle for the fourth place with 193.5.

Both Deshwal and Bhaker are Tokyo Olympic quota holders.

Deehwal and Bhaker added to the bronze medal won by Divyansh Singh Panwar in the men’s 10 m air rifle earlier on the second competition day.

Important takeaways of Deswal :

  • Full name : yashaswini Singh Deswal
  • She is an Indian Sport shooter.
  • Born on : 30 March 1997
Reference : https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ISSF_World_Cup

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