Shooter Apurvi Chandela Wins Gold Medal At Swedish Cup
India’s Apurvi Chandela shot her way to a second successive gold medal and emerged as the ‘Shooter of the Tournament’ in the Swedish Cup Grand Prix.
The 23-year-old Chandela shot 208.9 in the final to clinch the top prize in women’s 10-metre Air Rifle tri-series event in Savsjo, Sweden.
She won her first gold medal of the tournament on Tuesday with a world record score of 211.2, to surpass the feat of Chinese Olympic gold medallist Yi Siling (211).
Chandela had already secured a quota for the Rio Olympics.