New Delhi: Senior Men’s Three Position Senior Rifle Shooter and two-time Olympian Sanjeev Rajput won the 50-meter Rifle Three Position T1 Trial on Thursday at the Dr. Karni Singh Shooting Range, entering a competition for the first time after a prolonged lockdown due to Corona.
Punjab’s young shooter Abhay Singh Sheikh won the men’s and junior men’s skeet T1 trials, while Ganemat Sheikh won the women’s event while Raza Dhillon won the junior event.
Sanjeev, who won the Tokyo Olympics quota, topped the shooters by scoring 1181 in qualifying topped the 19 shooters. Young shooter Aishwarya Pratap Singh finished second behind him by two points. Sanjeev led the final with 10.6 in the standing position while Swapnil Kusale finished second with 9.7 points.
Sanjeev finished first with 459.9 points, Swapnil with 459.1 and Akhil Shyoran with 445.6.