In the eight-woman final, Apurvi was leading her nearest rival by 1.1 points at the end of the 18th shot in the 24-shot final but managed only a 5.9 in the 19th to slip to fourth position.
Tejaswini Sawant wins gold in women's 50m Rifle Prone event at Munich Grand Prix; Chain Singh claims silver in men's
Tejaswini Sawant shot 621.4 to pip younger teammate Anjum Moudgil, who shot 621.2 to win Silver in the event.
Heena is hoping to test her skills and score consistently ahead of World Championships in September, which will also be the first quota event for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
Commonwealth Games gold medallists Manu Bhaker, Heena Sidhu and Jitu Rai will spearhead India's challenge at the ISSF World Cup — the final competitive outing for rifle and pistol shooters before the Asian Games and World Championships — starting in Munich on Wednesday.
India's Heena Sidhu wins gold in International Shooting Competitions of Hannover; P Shri Nivetha claims bronze
Heena was in rollicking form in the final where she was tied with France's Mathilde Lamolle on 239.8 points. She won the tie to win the gold ahead of Mathilde. While Shri Nivetha finished on 219.2.
Indian shooter Shahzar Rizvi becomes World No 1 in men's 10m air pistol according to latest ISSF rankings
World record holder Shahzar Rizvi has risen to the top of the world rankings in men's 10m air pistol in the latest International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) charts.
ISSF World Cup: Shahzar Rizvi provides lone silver lining in Korea as busy season looms ahead for Indian shooters
Shahzar Rizvi won a gold medal in the World Cup in Mexico earlier this year and his silver medal in South Korea is expected to see him take the top spot in the world rankings in the coming weeks, dethroning Tomoyoki Matsuda of Japan.
Indian shooters drew a blank in the men's skeet competition as the country finished 12th at the year's second ISSF World Cup in Changwon, South Korea.
ISSF World Cup: Sheeraz Sheikh 11th in skeet shooting qualification with three rounds to go; Saniya Sheikh finishes 22nd
India's Saniya Sheikh registered a 22nd-place finish in the event with a score of 111 in qualification out of a possible 125.
ISSF World Cup: Tejaswini Sawant misses 50m rifle 3 positions final by a point as India's poor run continues
Tejaswini Sawant, a gold medallist at the recently concluded Commonwealth Games, finished 12th after shooting 1167 in qualification.
ISSF World Cup: Manu Bhaker, Om Prakash Mitharval finish 4th in mixed team event after setting qualification world record
The Indian duo of Manu Bhaker and Om Prakash Mitharwal missed out on a medal and finished fourth in the 10m mixed team air pistol event after shooting a qualification world record in the ongoing ISSF World Cup
ISSF World Cup: Indian shooters draw blank on Day four as Heena Sidhu, Manu Bhaker fail to reach finals
Indian shooters, including Heena Sidhu, Manu Bhaker and Anish Bhanwala, could not make the finals of their respective events on the fourth day of the ISSF World Cup.
Rizvi, who had won the gold medal in his first appearance in the ISSF World Cup in Guadalajara, Mexico in March, fell short by just 0.2 points this time. He bagged the silver medal in the intriguing contest, scoring 239.8.
Rahi Sarnobat narrowly missed out on a podium spot after she finished fourth in the women's 25m pistol event at the ISSF World Cup Stage 2 in Changwon on Monday.
ISSF World Cup: India's Ravi Kumar, Arjun Babuta give good account of themselves but miss out on medals
Indian shooters Ravi Kumar and Arjun Babuta missed out on a medal after raising hopes on the first day of the ISSF World Cup Stage 2 in Changwon on Sunday.
Asked if he agrees with his parent body NRAI, who asked India to boycott the 2022 Games if shooting is not included as a discipline, Rai gave a defensive answer.
Commonwealth Games 2018: After bagging gold medal, shooter Anish Bhanwala now worries about maths exam
"It's (exams) three continuous days, I have to focus on that now," Anish Bhanwala said of the exams that were rescheduled by the CBSE for him.
Indian shooter Ravi Kumar won the bronze medal in the men's 10m air rifle event at the 21st Commonwealth Games on Sunday.
Commonwealth Games 2018: 16-year-old Manu Bhaker clinches gold in 10m pistol; Heena Sidhu bags silver
India's 16-year-old Manu Bhaker comfortably won the gold in women's 10 air pistol while Heena Sidhu staged a remarkable recovery to secure silver at the 21st Commonwealth Games on Sunday.
Commonwealth Games 2018: Heena Sidhu says tournament is a stepping stone, calls World Championship her target
Least affected by the recent controversies around her, India's pistol ace Heena Sidhu's primary target is the World Championship, as she looks to use the upcoming Commonwealth Games as a "stepping stone" to achieve success in bigger events.