ISSF WC Final: Jitu Rai, Heena Sidhu strike gold in 10m Air Pistol mixed event
ANI | Updated: Oct 24, 2017 13:18 IST
New Delhi [India], Oct 24 (ANI): Ace shooters Jitu Rai and Heena Sidhu brought joy to the Indian squad competing at the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup Final Rife/Pistol/Shotgun here at the Dr . Karni Singh Shooting Range, as they clinched gold in the 10m mixed team air pistol event .
China's Xiaoxue Cai and Wei Yang settled for the bronze after finishing third with a score of 418 .2 .
Earlier in the day, Jitu and Heena qualified for the final at the top position after scoring 767/800 in the qualification round . The Indian duo was followed by the France (766) and Chinese team (764) .
Jitu and Heena had also clinched gold in the 10m mixed team air pistol event at the World Cup Rifle/Pistol series being held in Gabala, Azerbaijan in June by beating Russia 7-6 in the finals .