Tokyo Olympics: Shooting: Saurabh Chaudhary enters 10M Air Pistol final, Abhishek crashes

Loading...

On the other hand, Abhishek crashed out as he finished at the 17th spot with a score of 575. Saurabh shot a series of 95 in the first series of men’s 10m pistol qualification.

His first 10 shots were: 10, 10, 10, 10, 10, 9, 9, 9, 9, 9 and after this, he was positioned at the 17th spot. Saurabh’s second 10 shots added up to 98 and hence he bettered his spot to 9th. In the third series, Saurabh once again put on a cumulative score of 98, and his rank rose further to fifth.

In the fourth series, Saurabh shot a perfect 10 and his rank got better to second, and he was going all guns blazing. In the fifth and sixth, Saurabh shot 98 and 97 and he finished with a total score of 586. On the other hand, Abhishek had finished his first series of 10-shots at an accumulated score of 94 and was ranked 24th.

Loading...

Abhishek’s second series fetched him a score of 96 and his ranking was 21st but he ran the risk of crashing out and not making the medal round.

He started his third series with back-to-back 10s and that saw him move up to the 19th position. In the third, fourth, fifth, and sixth series, Abhishek shot a further 98,97,98 and 92, but this was not enough for him to progress to the medal round.

Earlier on Saturday, both Elavenil Valarivan and Apurvi Chandela failed to qualify for the medal round after finishing 16th and 36th respectively in the women’s 10m air rifle qualification.

Loading...

Stay connected with us on social media platform for instant update click here to join our  Twitter, & Facebook

We are now on Telegram. Click here to join our channel (@TechiUpdate) and stay updated with the latest Technology headlines.

For all the latest Sports News Click Here 

Loading...

 For the latest news and updates, follow us on Google News

Read original article here

Denial of responsibility! TechAzi is an automatic aggregator around the global media. All the content are available free on Internet. We have just arranged it in one platform for educational purpose only. In each content, the hyperlink to the primary source is specified. All trademarks belong to their rightful owners, all materials to their authors. If you are the owner of the content and do not want us to publish your materials on our website, please contact us by email – [email protected]. The content will be deleted within 24 hours.

Loading...

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Accept Read More