Shooter Anjum takes silver at World Cup, navyamedia

Shooter Anjum takes silver at World Cup


India’s Anjum Moudgil won her first International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup medal by bagging silver in the Women’s 50m Rifle 3 Positions (3P) event in Guadalajara (Mexico).

On a windy day, Anjum performed brilliantly to register a score of 454.2 on Thursday.

She finished behind China’s Ruijiao Pei who produced a score of 455.4 after the 45-shot final.

China’s Ting Sun claimed the bronze medal, finishing with a score of 442.2.

This was India’s eighth medal of the competition and the first silver after having taken three gold and four bronze medals already, for their best ISSF World Cup performance by far, till date.