New Delhi, Jul 29 (PTI) Senior Army maksman Sushil Ghaley won the men’s 50m rifle prone gold on day three of the XVII Kumar Surendra Singh (KSS) Memorial Shooting Championship, here today.

Sushil overcame challenge from promising youngster Swapnil Kusale of the Railways in the final at the Dr Karni Singh Shooting Range here.

Sushil shot 251.8 in the final against Swapnil’s 247.4.

Another veteran and Olympian Sanjeev Rajput won bronze with a score of 226.3.

Earlier on day two, young and promising Haryana pistol shooter Anish had stolen the limelight bagging a double with both the men’s and junior men’s 25M rapid fire pistol crowns.

In the men’s final, Anish had got the better of former Olympic Silver medalist and state-mate Vijay Kumar 31-30.

Olympian Gurpreet Singh of the Army came third managing a 23 in the final.

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