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Youth Olympics: Saurabh Chaudhary wins gold medal

Vice Daily 2018-10-11 21:25:51
Young lad from Uttar Pradesh, Saurabh Chaudhary won gold medal in men's 10 meter air pistol at the Youth Olympic Games here Wednesday, so that the Indian shooting team has been able to do its best till date. The 16-year-old Choudhary scored 244.2 points ahead of South Korea's Sung Unhho (236.7).
Switzerland's Solari Jason won a bronze with a score of 215.6. The Indian player scored 18 scores of 10 and above in the final between 8 shooters. Gold medalist of Asian Games and Junior ISSF World Championship, Chaudhary was topped with 580 points in the qualifying round. Before Chaudhary on Tuesday, Manu Bhakar, 16, won gold medal in women's pistol event. Despite making four scores of less than 10 initially, Chaudhary continued his lead and made a domination with the score of 10.7, 10.4, 10.4 and 10.0.