Shooter Elavenil Valarivan won Gold for India

Elavenil Valarivan conquered the qualification world record before claiming gold medal in the 10m women’s air rifle event of the season’s first junior ISSF World Cup

India’s Elavenil Valarivan while making her debut in the ISSF Junior World Cup  won Gold medal at Sydney in 10m women's air rifle event.  

Elavenil Valarivan with her fellow GFG shooter Shreya Agrawal and Zeena Khitta also won gold in the team event with combined total of 1876.9 which was again a World record.

Her 631.4 in the qualification was a new world record. Elavenil sealed the win with a 10.7 in the crucial 24th shot, getting the better of Chinese Taipei’s Lin Ying-Shin.



First Published: 25-Mar-2018- 14:40

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