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Asian Shooting Championship: Saurabh Chaudhary wins silver medal in men's 10m air pistol as India's medal rush continues
17-year-old Saurabh Chaudhary shot 244.5 to finish second on the podium behind North Korea's Kim Song Guk, who won the top prize with a world record 246.5. Iran's Foroughi Javed bagged the bronze with a score of 221.8 at the Lusail Shooting Complex
Asian Shooting Championship: Chinki Yadav finishes fifth in first round of women's 25m pistol qualifier, keeps Olympic hopes alive
Chinki Yadav kept alive India's hopes of securing the second Olympic quota in women's 25m Pistol, clinging to fifth place in the first round qualification of the Asian Shooting Championship on Thursday.
Asian Shooting Championship: Quota places up for grabs for Indian contingent across 12 Olympic events
An Indian team of 63 men and 45 women will take part in the senior, junior and youth categories across rifle, pistol and shotgun disciplines in the 10-day continental championship which offers 38 Tokyo Olympic quota places across 12 of the 15 Olympic shooting events.
Olympic champion Abhinav Bindra called for the need to develop collective expertise at grassroots levels. He said the "missing link" has to be fixed for betterment of sports in India
The Indian shooting squad began its campaign at the 13th Asian Shooting Championship on an impressive note as they bagged five medals but the seniors, including Ronjan Sodhi, could not finish on the podium on day one of competition here today.