National Trials: Anjum Moudgil wins 50m Rifle Three Positions (T7)

National Trials: Anjum Moudgil wins 50m Rifle Three Positions (T7)

  
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Anjum Moudgil.

Anjum Moudgil of Punjab won the women’s 50m rifle three positions (T7) — to add to the (T6) title she won in the same event on Saturday — at the ongoing National Selection Trials being held at the Dr. Karni Singh Shooting Range in New Delhi.

Tokyo Olympic quota winner Anjum, who qualified with the second best score of 1162/1200, shot a score of 460.2 to win the top spot with a margin of 3.7 points.

The 25-year-old Anjum took an early lead after the first five shots in kneeling position and maintained it through out the final. Before the last shot, Anjum was leading with 2.7 points ahead of Lajja Gauswami of Gujarat and with a 10 she sealed the title.

With this Anjum has won four events in all in this outing, claiming both the 50m rifle prone (T6) and (T7) before landing both the 50m rifle three positions (T6) and (T7).

Lajja took the second place while qualification topper Tejaswini Sawant (1164) of Maharashtra finished third.

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