India has a bag full of 12 Gold medals now. Today, shooter Shreyasi Singh added one more Gold medal by winning in women’s double-trap edging out Australia’s Emma Cox in a shoot-off in Commonwealth Games 2018. This was India’s first medal on the 7th day of CWG 2018. Shreyasi and Emma were tied at 96 after four rounds which led them to the shoot-off. The Indian hit the target twice while Emma failed to hit one out of the two shots she got. Scotland’s Linda Pearson grabbed the bronze with 87 while India’s Varsha Varman, who was in medal contention till the last round, finished fourth with 86.
Twitterati showered love and praise Shreyasi and thanked her for making India proud. From Former President of India Pranab Mukherjee to Bollywood actor Arjun Kapoor, everyone wished the shooter.
Check out the tweets below: