Asian Games 2018

On Tuesday, Saurabh Chaudhary won gold, while Abhishek Verma won bronze in men’s 10m air pistol shooting at the Asian Games 2018 in Jakarta. Saurabh Chaudhary a 16-year-old shot a total of 240.7 at the JSC – Shooting Range. Abhishek Verma, on the other hand, shot a total of 219.3 to finish third on the podium. Japanese player Tomoyuki Matsuda secured the silver with 239.7. Lakshay Sheoran India’s shooter won the silver medal in the second place, while compatriot Manavjit Singh Sandhu finished fifth in the men’s trap final.

Another great news is on Monday, Vinesh Phogat became the first Indian woman wrestler to win an Asian Games gold after defeating Japan’s Yuki Irie in the 50-kilogram women’s Freestyle final. Finally, in the Asian Games 2018 medal tally India rose to the seventh spot with 2 gold, 2 silver, and 1 bronze.