National shooting selection trials: Meghana beats Mehuli to claim top spot

Meghana Sajjanar mastered the new format to beat Mehuli Ghosh 16-10 for the top spot in women’s air rifle in the National shooting selection trials at the Madhya Pradesh Academy range on Thursday.

(Representative Image) Qualification topper Elavenil Valarivan finished fourth, in a strong field of 523 shooters.   -  Reuters

Meghana Sajjanar mastered the new format to beat Mehuli Ghosh 16-10 for the top spot in women’s air rifle in the National shooting selection trials at the Madhya Pradesh Academy range on Thursday.

Qualification topper Elavenil Valarivan finished fourth, in a strong field of 523 shooters.

The results:

10m air rifle:

Women: 1. Meghana Sajjanar 16 (42.5) 41 (628.8); 2. Mehuli Ghosh 10 (44.5) 42.5 (630.9); 3. Mahek Jatana 35.5 (42.5) 629.2; 4. Elavenil Valarivan 22.5 (44) 631.1.

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