Topgun shooters Pratyush Aman Barik and Visnu Shivaraj Pandian clinched the gold and silver medal respectively in the under 17 junior men’s 10m air rifle at the 2nd DDA Inter School Shooting Championship 2019 in New Delhi.
The 15-year-old Pratyush shot an impressive score of 396/400 (100,100,98,98) to win the yellow metal while Visnu, who is a member of the Youth National Squad and is in the Khelo India Talent Development Program, shot 391 (94,97,100,100) to win the silver.
Both the promising youngsters have been trained by Topgun Shooting Academy in New Delhi under the personal guidance of former India shooter Shimon Sharif.
Pratyush’s achievement becomes even more special as he only started shooting a year back while Visnu had started in 2015 and has already played three National Championships.
The bronze was won by Rishabh Tyagi with a score of 379 (92,92,97,98).
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