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Another feather in Shooting cap: Sanjeev Rajput presents India silver in Men’s 50m Rifle 3 Positions


Sanjeev Rajput shoots a total of 452.7 in the 50m Rifle 3 Positions Men Final to bag a silver medal. This is India’s 6th medal in Shooting at the Asian Games in Jakarta and eight overall.

Sanjeev Rajput finished behind Zicheng Hui from China who scored a total of 453.3. This morning Saurabh Chaudhary and Abhishek Verma won gold and bronze in Men’s 10m Air Pistol event.

This year Sanjeev had won a gold medal in Gold Coast Commonwealth Games. He won a silver medal in Asian Games 2010 in 10m Air Rifle Team event. He also won two bronze medal in 2006 and 2014.

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