ISSF Shooting WC: Meholi Ghosh and Shahu Tishar Mane win India’s second gold medalTwitter
The duo of Meholi Ghosh and Shahu Tshar Mane clinched India’s second gold medal in the 10m air rifle mixed team final at the ISSF Shooting World Cup on Wednesday. In the 10m air pistol mixed event, the Indian pair of Pulk and Shiva Narwal bagged a bronze medal after winning the third-place play-off. The in-form duo of Meholi and Tshar defeated the Hungarian duo of Easter Meszaros and Istvan Pan 17-13 in a draw.
Third and fourth place went to shooters from Israel and the Czech Republic, respectively.
This is Tshar’s first gold medal for India at the senior level, while Meholi won his first gold medal at the 2019 South Asian Games in Kathmandu.
In the mixed air pistol event, Palak and Shiva defeated Kazakhstan’s Irina Loktyunova and Valery Rakhimzhan 16-0 in a one-sided contest.
With impressive results on Wednesday, India is now second behind Serbia with two gold and one bronze medal.
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