Maheshwari Chauhan wins a bronze at 7th Asian Shotgun Championship
Published: August 12, 2017
Indian Shooter Maheshwari Chauhan has won a bronze at the 7th Asian Shotgun Championship to earn India’s first women’s skeet individual medal in Astana, Kazakhstanon on August 11, 2017. Before that, Maheshwari also led India to the team silver alongside compatriots Rashmmi Rathore and Saniya Sheikh in the tournament.
Besides Maheshwari , Indian shooter Ankur Mittal clinched the individual as well as the team gold medal in men’s double trap in the championship. And, Kynan Chenai from Hyderabad won a bronze in men’s trap event as well as also won bronze in mixed team trap event with partner Shreyasi Singh in the championship. Now, India’s tally stands at two gold, silver and three bronze medals.
Topics: Ankur Mittal • India at the 2016 Asian Olympic Shooting Qualifying Tournament • Kynan Chenai • Maheshwari Chauhan • Shooting at the Asian Games • Shooting sports • Shooting sports in India • Shreyasi Singh • Sport shooters