New Delhi, April 8: India’s Manu Bhaker and Heena Sidhu won gold and silver respectively in the Women’s 10m Air Pistol event at the ongoing 21st Commonwealth Games (CWG) on Sunday.
While Bhaker displayed spectacular performance by a Setting a new CWG record with a total of 240.9 points in the final round Heena registered 234 to make it 1-2 for India at the top of the podium. Australia’s Elena Galiabovitch took bronze with 214.9 to bring some cheer for the hosts.
At present, India’s medal tally reads six gold, two silver and one bronze – five gold from the weightlifting and one from shooting. India currently ranks third in the medal tally with nine medals (6 gold, 2 silver and 1 bronze)
Australia, England lead with 59 and 34 medals respectively.