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ISSF Shooting World Cup: Saurabh Chaudhary wins gold

Olympian shooter Saurabh Chaudhary clinched gold in the men’s 10m air pistol event at the ISSF shooting World Cup, Cairo 2022 on Monday.

Saurabh scored 584 in the qualification round to finished 3rd and moved to the final. In the final stage – part 1, the top eight shooters were divided into two relays of 4 shooters each with the top two-ranked shooters from each relay proceeding to the medal match. The 19-year-old scored 38 points to finish on top of relay 1 thus making it to the medal match. In the medal match, Saurabh once again finished in top with a score of 42.5 and made it to the gold medal match.

In the gold medal match, the Indian defeated Germany’s Michael Shwald 16-6 to clinch his career’s 9th World Cup gold.

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