Asian Shooting Championships 2019: Manu Bhaker clinches gold in women’s 10m air pistol event

एशियन शूटिंग चैंपियनशिप 2019: मनु भाकर ने महिलाओं की 10 मीटर एयर पिस्टल स्पर्धा में स्वर्ण पदक जीता

Points to Remember:

  • Deepak Kumar secured India’s 10th Olympic quota in shooting while Manu Bhaker claimed the women’s 10m air pistol gold medal in the 14th Asian Championship.
  • Deepak won bronze medal in men’s 10m air rifle on the opening day of the championship.
  • China’s Qian wang and Ranxin Jiang won the silver and bronze respectively in Bhaker’s event.
  • The Indian trio claimed the team bronze with a total of 1731, behind Korea and China respectively.

Asian Shooting Championships:

  • The Asian Shooting Championships are governed by the Asian Shooting Confederation.
  • Asian Shooting Championships began in 1967.
  • These championships, including almost all ISSF shooting events, are held every four years.
  • 2019 Venue: Doha, Qatar
Important Possible questions based on above News:
  1. Who won women’s 10m air pistol gold medal in the 14th Asian Shooting Championships? Manu Bhaker
  2. Which Indian shooter has won bronze medal in men’s 10m air rifle at Asian Shooting Championships 2019? Deepak Kumar</