Heena Sidhu Wins Gold

IAS Prelims 2023

Indian girl Heena Sidhu has won Gold in 10 metre Air Pistol event at 13th Asian Shooting Championships in Kuwait.

India has won overall 6 Gold and one Silver medals taking its tally to 28.

So far, India had bagged seven medals, including five Gold, on the 3rd day of Championship.

Heena, who won a Gold at the eighth Asian Air Gun Championship at home recently, shot an excellent 198.2 in the finals to edge out Mongolian Gundegma Otreyad, who shot 198.

Jangmi Kim of Korea won the Bronze with a score of 176.2.