Tejaswini Sawant in action.© SAI Media/Twitter
India dominated the 50m Rifle 3 Positions Mixed Team event at the ISSF World Cup in New Delhi on Friday with Tejaswini Sawant and Sanjeev Rajput taking the top prize while Sunidhi Chauhan and Aishwary Pratap Singh Tomar winning the bronze medal. The team of Tejaswini Sawant and Sanjeev Rajput won the gold medal after beating Ukraine’s Anna Ilina and Serhiy Kulish in a closely-fought match. In the bronze medal match, Sunidhi and Aishwary were in fine form and completely outclassed their American opponents.
With the fine showing in the 50m Rifle 3 Positions Mixed Team event, India took their total medals tally to 23 with 11 gold medals, six silver and six bronze. USA is well behind India in second position with a total of 6 medals (3 gold, 2 silver and 1 bronze).
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