India quest for medal at CWG18

Jitu Rai staged a grand recovery after a poor show in qualification to win gold in the men’s 10 metre Air Pistol event at the Commonwealth Games on Monday.

Om Prakash Mitharval, a 22-year-old armyman from Rajasthan, who led the field in qualifying, won bronze with a score of 214.3.

Australia’s Kerry Bell took the silver medal with a score of 233.5.

Mehuli Ghosh won  the silver medal after forcing a shoot-off in the women’s 10 metres Air Rifle event with a perfect final shot of 10.9, and Apurvi Chandela secured bronze, in the Commonwealth Games, in Gold Coast, on Monday.

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