Bindra shoots silver in Kuwait

Bindra shoots silver in Kuwait

According to information received here, Abhinav shot a qualification score of 594 with 98, 99, 99, 99, 100 and 99 and then followed it up with a 103.6 in the finals to claim the silver.

Another Indian, Satyendra Singh, won the bronze with a score of 696.7 (593+103.7) while Gagan Narang finished seventh. Gagan had a very shaky start on Wednesday with a 96 but regained after shooting 99, 98, 100, 100 and 99. In the finals Narang shot 102.5 to register a total score of 694.5. 

The gold went to world record holder Zhu Qinan of China with a score of 700.2 (598+102.2).
Bindra had defeated Qinan to win the Olympic gold at Beijing three years ago, reducing the Chinese to tears.

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