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OSIJEK (Croatia): Saurabh Chaudhary opened India’s account on the ISSF World Cup right here with a bronze within the males’s 10m air pistol occasion after the nation’s shooters endured a modest opening day on which podium finishes eluded the likes of Manu Bhaker and Elavenil Valarivan.
The 19-year-old Saurabh scored 220 within the ultimate after qualifying with a rating of 581. Compatriot Abhishek Verma completed fifth in the identical occasion with a rating of 179.3 after additionally capturing 581 within the qualifying.
Manu completed seventh within the girls’s 10m air pistol occasion with a rating of 137.3 within the ultimate, whereas Elavenil, together with two others, did not make the finals of the ladies’s 10m air rifle competitors.
Aishwary Pratap Singh Tomar completed seventh within the males’s 10m air rifle ultimate.
The occasion is the Indian capturing staff’s ultimate aggressive outing earlier than the Olympics in Tokyo.
The 20-year-old Aishwary, who completed with a rating of 628 within the qualification spherical, shot a complete of 143.9 earlier than being eradicated from the ultimate.
Deepak Kumar (626) and Divyansh Singh Panwar (624.7) did not make the ultimate, ending 14th and twenty fifth respectively within the qualifying spherical.
In one other disappointing present, the trio of Anjum Moudgil, Apurvi Chandela and Valarivan couldn’t enter the finals of the ladies’s 10m air rifle occasion.
Apurvi had one of the best outcome among the many three girls, ending twenty fourth with a rating of 624.2.
Whereas Anjum managed 622.3 to be positioned forty second within the qualification, Elavenil (621.2) additionally copped a two-point penalty for protesting a shot that was appropriately scored.
The 21-year-old Elavenil, a junior World Cup gold medallist, initially scored a complete of 623.2 factors to complete thirty fifth however the two level penalty meant she slipped to the fifty fifth spot.
In keeping with the ISSF guidelines, if the Outcomes, Timing and Scoring (RTS) jury determines {that a} protested shot was scored appropriately, a two level penalty is imposed on the shooter.
Aside from Manu, the ladies’s 10m air pistol ultimate additionally featured Yashaswini Singh Deswal, who ended eighth with a rating of 117.1. Whereas Manu had certified sixth for the ultimate with a rating of 577, Yashaswini was a notch above with an effort of 578.
Rahi Sarnobat couldn’t make the finals, ending thirteenth with a rating of 572.
Antoaneta Kostadinova of Bulgaria gained the gold in girls’s 10m air pistol with a rating of 240.

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