Shooter Naresh ends 44th at Rio Paralympics

Shooter Naresh ends 44th at Rio Paralympics

Shooter Naresh ends 44th at Rio Paralympics

Indian shooter Naresh Kumar Sharma could not make the final after he was knocked out in the qualification round of the mixed 10 metre air rifle prone shooting event of the Paralympic Games here today.

Sharma finished the event at the 44th position after aggregating 606.5 in the qualifying round at the Olympic Shooting Centre.

He started the round by scoring only 100.6 points from his first of the four series. In the second series, he could not improve his performance as he shot 101.9 points that got his total up to 202.5 points at the completion of the first two series.

Virtually out of the competition after a below-par performance in the first two series, Naresh could only manage a meagre 98.6 and 101.4 points from his third and fourth series respectively.  

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