New Delhi [India], Sept 17 (ANI): Indian teenager Shapath Bhardawaj has qualified for the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup Finals, which will be held at the Dr Karni Singh Shooting Range next month.
The 15-year-old, who became the country's youngest athlete to feature in the government's Target Olympic Podium scheme, will compete in men's double trap along side Ankur Mittal and Sangram Dahiya.
The Meerut-based shooter had attracted the attention of the shooting fraternity when he got selected for India's double trap team at the age of 14 following a selection trails in Patiala in November last year.
It should be noted that these players have qualified for the prestigious tournament on the basis of their performances in a series of three World Cups held in India, Mexico and Cyprus respectively.(ANI)