India Won Gold at World University Championship

IAS Prelims 2023

Vinita Bhardwaj from Chandigarh has won gold in women’s 10m air rifle event at the recently-concluded World University Shooting Championship in Bydgoszcz, Poland.

Vinita defeated world No.1 Yi Siling of China – who happens to be a 2012 London Olympics gold medallist as well as 2016 Rio Olympics bronze medallist.

Vinita shot a score of 206.0 in the final to claim gold, while Siling managed a score of 205.6 and took bronze.