Shahzar Rizvi (born 18 June ) is an Indian professional shooter. As a shooter, competing in the 10 metre air pistol event, he won a gold medal in the Manu Bhaker is the only Indian in the top of the women's 10m air pistol rankings at the fourth spot. NEW DELHI: Indian shooter Shahzar Rizvi on Tuesday grabbed the number one spot in ISSF world rankings, riding on his silver medal-winning performance in the just-concluded World.
Jitu Rai, who won a gold in the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games was at sixth in the men's 10m air pistol rankings while Ravi Kumar and Deepak Kumar were at fourth and ninth in men's 10m air rifle. Akhil Sheoran and Sanjeev Rajput were at fourth and eighth respectively in men's 50m rifle 3 postions. In women's 10m air pistol, another CWG gold medallist Manu Bhaker was at fourth while Mehuli Ghosh was at seventh in the women's 10m air pistol.
Anjum Moudgil was eighth in women's 50m rifle 3 positions. Hriday Hazarika, junior women's team strike twin golds for India in 10m air rifle events. Former shooter Anjali Bhagwat backs young Manu Bhaker to come good, advises not to get bogged down by failures.
Rizvi had missed out on a berth at the recent Commonwealth Games as Jitu Rai and Om Mitharval were selected ahead of him. Besides the silver in Changwon, Rizvi had previously won a gold medal with a world record score at the World Cup in Guadalajara, Mexico in March. Read Post a comment. By the 18th shot, he had collected Chernousov led for most of the final before Rizvi caught up with him in the last four shots.
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With Rizvi's silver, India have got onto the board at the Changwon International Shooting Centre with eight more finals left to play over the next five competition days. We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the newindianexpress.
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