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India brings Gold in Skeet Mixed Team Event ; Total Medal Tally Reaches 15

India’s Ganemat Sekhon and Angad Vir Singh Bajwa have secured the gold medal in the 10m Air Rifle Mixed Team event at the ongoing ISSF World Cup, a sport event organised by International Shooting Sport Federation. 

The Indian duo defeated Kazakhstan’s Olga Panarina and Alexandr Yechshenko in the finals with a score of 33-29. After this winning, India’s total medal tally in the ISSF World Cup has reached to 15.

India now has seven gold, four silver, and four bronze medals. 

The ISSF World Cup is currently being held in Dr. Karni Singh Shooting Range, Tughlakabad, New Delhi. Angad Vir Singh Bajwa stole the show with his brilliant performance. On the other hand, Ganemat started slow but picked up her speed gradually. 

After winning  in the 10m Air Rifle Mixed Team Event, Ganemat Sekhon secured her third medal, and Angad Vir Singh Bajwa secured his second at the ISSF World Cup. 

Parinaaz Dhaliwal and Mairaj Ahmad Khan, India’s other pair, lost to the Qatar team of Rashid Hamad and Reem al Sharshani in the bronze medal match. 

On Monday, Elavenil Valarivan and Divyansh Singh Panwar secured the gold medal in the 10m Air Rifle Mixed Team event.

The ISSF World Cup was introduced in the year 1986 by the International Shooting Sport Federation in order to develop a homogenous system of qualifications to the Olympic Shooting Competitions.

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