15-year-old Anish Bhanwala scored a record 579 points in the Junior men's 25m Standard Pistol Individual event to win the Gold medal at ISSF Junior World Championship yesterday. The teenager's accomplishment helped India claim the silver medal after finishing second in the overall standings.
Anish stayed seven points clear of the second best Florian Peter of Germany with 572 points who was followed by Ukraine's Pablo Korostylov with 570. On the other hand, Anish's teammate
Earlier in the year, Anish won a gold and a bronze at an international meet in Pilzen, Czech Republic.
In the Junior Women's 50m Rifle Prone competition, India's Shirin
In the other events of the day, Fateh Singh Dhillon finished 23rd with a score of 617.3 in the Junior Men's 50m Rifle Prone category while Subhankar Pramanick shot 615.9 to end in 29th position followed by Syed
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