Tokyo Olympics 2020 : Anjum Moudgil and Tejaswini Sawant fail to qualify for Women’s 50m rifle 3 positions final.

Tokyo: Indian shooters Anjum Moudgil and Tejaswini Sawant neglected to make the finals of the ladies’ 50m rifle 3 positions occasion, completing in the fifteenth and 33rd position separately, at the Olympics on Saturday.

This implied the Indian shooting crew’s grievous excursion at the Games proceeded with none of its members aside from Saurabh Chaudhary fitting the bill for the finals, having entered Tokyo on the rear of some staggering exhibitions and taking off assumptions.

Big showdown silver-medallist Moudgil got done with 1167 and 54 inward 10s, while the veteran Sawant scored 1154 over the three series of standing stooping and inclined at the Asaka Shooting Range.

Moudgil, who was inside the best 8 for some time, raised expectations before the last series after a decent arrangement of 40 shots, however she was unable to support that.


She had a decent trip in stooping and inclined yet parted with it in the standing, shooting 382.

Sawant would never recuperate from a helpless stooping round despite the fact that she had a decent 394 in inclined prior to overseeing 376 in standing.

Russian Olympic Committee’s Yulia Zykova gotten done with 1182, an Olympic capability record.

The best eight shooters in the capabilities make the finals.

Different finalists are Sagen Maddalena of USA, Jolyn Beer of Germany, ROC’s Yulia Karimova, Andrea Arsovic of Serbia, Switzerland’s Nina Christen, Slovenia’s Ziva Dvorsak and Jeanette Hegg Duestad of Norway.

Sanjeev Rajput is presently the solitary Indian shooter left in quarrel at the Games.

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