Anish Won Gold at ISSF Rifle Championship

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Pistol shooter Anish from Haryana has bagged a gold and a silver at the ISSF Junior World Championship Rifle/Pistol campaign in Suhl, Germany.

He won gold in the Junior Men’s 25m Standard Pistol competition, with a world record score of 579, which helped India also bag the Team Silver in the event and prop it to second in the overall standings.

Earlier this year, Anish had also won a Gold and a Bronze in an international meet in Pilzen, Czech Republic.

In the Team competiton, Anish’s teammate Anhad Jawanda shot 561 while Sambhaji Zanzan Patil shot 547- a combined score of 1678 winning them the team silver.

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