August 22, 2018 15:34 IST

Asian Games 2018: Rahi Sarnobat clinches gold in 25m Pistol event

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Rahi Sarnobat clinches gold in 25m Pistol event Indian shooter Rahi Sarnobat on Wednesday bagged a gold medal in women's 25m Pistol Event at the ongoing 18th edition of Asian Games. The 27-year-old was up against Naphaswan Yangpaiboon of Thailand in the shoot off round for the gold medal after both the shooters ended up at the score of 34 shots each. At the end of the shoot-off round, it was the Indian shooter who was leading 3-2.
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Indian shooter Rahi Sarnobat clinches gold in women's 25m pistol Consequently, while Yangpaiboon settled for silver in the event, Minjung Kim of Korea won Bronze with a score of 29 shots.
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Rahi Sarnobat became the first Indian woman shooter to win an Asian Games India's total medal tally at the ongoing 18th edition of the prestigious event now stands at eleven with four gold, three silver and four bronze.