Abhinav Bindra wins bronze in men’s 10m Air Rifle : Asian Games 2014


Abhinav Bindra

NewZNew : Ace Indian shooter Abhinav Bindra claimed his first Asian Games individual medal by winning bronze in the men’s 10 metre Air Rifle event at the Ongnyeon International Shooting Range on Tuesday.

Chinese pair Haoran Yang (209.6) and Yifei Cao (208.9) proved too strong for the 31-year-old Indian, who had a final score of 187.1.

The 2008 Olympic gold medallist had won his first Asian Games medal earlier in the day by taking third place in the men’s team 10m Air Rifle event along with compatriots Sanjeev Rajput and Ravi Kumar.