Thanks to her gold, Elavenil got richer by $1000 while Shahu Mane pocketed $700 for his effort.
Coronavirus pandemic: Indian shooters compete in Tokyo Olympics 2020 trials after skipping World Cup due to COVID-19
India had in February pulled out of the Nicosia Shotgun World Cup and later the 15-26 March ISSF World Cup in Delhi was postponed to May — all due to the novel coronavirus outbreak.
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Abhinav Bindra believes young Indian shooters' ages could work to their advantage at Games
Abhinav Bindra talks about pressure of shooting at the Olympics, how India's young shooters could actually be at an advantage and more.
Indian sports in 2019: Shooters impress, Amit Panghal packs a punch, PV Sindhu creates history and other highlights
Amit Panghal was the lord of the boxing ring as he picked up three gold and a silver medal internationally. The silver was the biggest medal of the 23-year-old's career as it came in the world championships, where India had never won more than a bronze
The number of Olympic quotas, which now stands at a record 15, is not only a reflection of the country's rapid rise in the sport over the last one year but also sets up the Indian shooters nicely for a record haul in Tokyo Olympics.
'We all are very good friends': Mehuli Ghosh talks about camaraderie and competition between India's top women 10m air rifle shooters
Mehuli Ghosh says, "Whenever Elavenil or I ask for shooting advice from Anjum or Apurvi, they always tell us ‘you guys are doing so well. Why are you asking us for advice. We should be the ones asking for your advice!’”
India national shooting coach Jaspal Rana says players are fit and 'raring to go' with biggest-ever contingent for World Cup finals
Speaking before the tournament, India national coach Jaspal Rana sounded confident, saying, 'All members of the squad are fit and raring to go'
Ace Indian shooter Apurvi Chandela believes maturity and experience will hold her in good stead at next year's Olympics and she will work on her technique and mental strength to return with a medal from Tokyo.
National Shooting Trials: Mehuli Ghosh sweeps senior and junior women's 10m air rifle title in seventh trial
Mehuli Ghosh clinched the women's 10m air rifle title with a score of 251.9. She then went on to win the junior final with a score of 252.7, just 0.2 off teammate and world number one Apurvi Chandela's finals world record score of 252.9.
Elavenil Valarivan says intense competition has helped in Indian shooting's rise, credits Gagan Narang for her success
Elavenil Valarivan claimed her maiden gold in the senior circuit in the recent ISSF World Cup in Rio de Janeiro, becoming one of the many youngsters in recent years to have grabbed attention with her skills and res
ISSF Shooting World Cup: Champion Elavenil Valarivan believes gold medal win will be 'great confidence booster' going forward
Elavenil finished on top in the women's 10m air rifle competition, pipping fancied compatriots Apurvi Chandela and Anjum Moudgil, in the ISSF Rifle-Pistol Stage 4 World Cup
ISSF Shooting World Cup: Elavenil Valarivan wins her first senior women’s 10m air rifle gold; Anjum Moudgil finishes fifth
Promising youngster Elavenil Valarivan won the Women’s 10m Air Rifle competition, her first senior world cup gold in her debut senior year.
ISSF Shooting World Cup: India's Anjum Moudgil, Elavenil Valarivan poised to enter women's 10m air rifle final
Besides Anjum and world number one Apurvi Chandela, who has also earned an Olympic quota, the 20-year-old Elavenil is also in the fray in the 10m air rifle event. Elavenil shot a sequence of 105.8, 106.0, 105.4, 103.4, 103.9 and 104.9
A few comebacks and a few new faces maybe in focus as India look to add to the seven quotas they have won so far across the two disciplines.
ISSF Junior Shooting World Cup: Elavenil Valarivan's golden feat shows she is ready for hard grind of senior circuit
Elavenil Valarivan left the shooting range having made a statement of intent that she was ready for the hard grind of senior competition.
ISSF Junior World Cup: Elavenil Valarivan wins 10m air rifle gold; India clinch team gold with junior world record
While Elavenil Valarivan clinched gold, India's Mehuli Ghosh won silver in women's 10m air rifle competition of the Junior World Cup.
Chandela shot a score of 251 in the final to outshine Wang Luyao of China, who shot 250.8, to settle for the silver medal. Another Chinese shooter, Xu Hong, finished third with a score of 229.4 in the final
Asian Airgun Championship: Ravi Kumar-Elavenil Valarivan clinch 10m air rifle mixed team event; India 1-2 in junior event
Ravi Kumar and Elavenil Valarivan won a silver in the senior 10m air rifle mixed team event while India made it a 1-2 in the corresponding junior event.
ISSF New Delhi Shooting World Cup 2019: Elavenil Valarivan hopes to retain last year's form, undaunted by Olympic quota talk
2018 was a breakout year for Valarivan and though she didn't exactly set the stage on fire like her peers, she did enough to make people sit up and take note.
ISSF World Championships: Hriday Hazarika, junior women's team strike twin golds for India in 10m air rifle events
There was no stopping the golden run of India's junior shooters with Hriday Hazarika claiming the men's 10m air rifle top honours before the women's team combined for a new world record and gold at the ISSF World Championships in Changwon on Friday.