Bindra-Chain clinches double gold in Hannover


Hannover: Indian Shooters including Olympic champion Abhinav Bindra, warmed up in style for the upcoming World Cup in Fort Benning, USA, by returning a rich haul of three gold and two bronze medals at the International Shooting Competition of Hannover.

The tournament, held at the National Shooting Center in the German city, featured more than 1000 shooters from around the world.

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Beijing Games gold medalist Bindra won both the individual and team gold in his pet 10m air rifle event, while upcoming talent Chain Singh added the 50m men’s rifle prone yellow metal to his 10m air rifle team gold, which he won alongside Bindra and London Olympics bronze medalist Gagan Narang.
Narang  won the bronze medal in the men’s 50 meter rifle 3 positions event.