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Para-shooting World Cup: Indian shooters Manish Narwal, Rubina Francis win gold in 10 meter air pistol mixed team event
New Delhi 09 June (Agencies)
Indian shooters Manish Narwal and Rubina Francis have won gold in 10 meter P6 air pistol mixed team event, the third for India at the ongoing Para-shooting World Cup in Chateauroux, France last evening.

The Duo of Narwal and Francis outscored Chinese pair of Yang Chao and Min Li 17-11.

Led by the Paralympic gold medallist Narwal, the Indian pair totalled 274.3 with Narwal getting 138.7 in the final six shots.

The Indian duo also created a new world record in the qualification stage with a score of 565 to enter the final at the top position.

Today, Narwal, Singhraj Adhana, Rahul Jakhar and Akash will be in action in P4 - mixed 50 meter pistol SH1 event.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has congratulated Manish and Rubina. He said in a tweet, proud of Manish Narwal and Rubina Francis for winning Gold. The Prime Minister said, congratulations to them for this special win and Best wishes for their upcoming endeavours.
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