Shooting high on success and victory, Heena Sindhu clinches gold in International Shooting in Hannover

Posted on:15 May 2018 11:27:17
Shooting high on success and victory, Heena Sindhu clinches gold in International Shooting in Hannover
15 May 2018 Current Affairs: Ace Indian shooter Heena Sidhu secured the gold medal in the 10-meter air pistol category of the international shooting competition of Hannover, marking a strong build-up to next week’s ISSF World Cup in Munich.

Heena was in a carefree form in the final where she was tied with France's Mathilde Lamoille on 239.8 points.

She won the tie to win the gold ahead of Mathilde.

While Shri Nivetha finished on 219.2.

After beginning with a series of scores in the 9s, Heena switched gears and scored 10 and above steadily to break away from the field.

Her second series produced consistent 10s and she even hit a perfect 10.9 in the elimination round to put herself in contention for gold.

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