CWG: Shooters Tejaswini, Lajjakumari grab silver

Posted By: Samyuktha
Tejaswini Sawant
New Delhi, Oct 5: Shooters continue to make India proud on the Day 2 of the Delhi Commonwealth Games as Tejaswini Sawant and Lajjakumari Gauswami grabbed the silver medal in the 50m rifle event.

The duo's victory in the women'd 50m air rifle 3 position has added to trove of medals India won on Tuesday, Oct 5 in the shooting arena.

The host country's gold account began when Abhinav Bindra and Gagan Narang pocketed gold in 10m air rifle pair shooting, besides setting a new Commonwealth Games record by scoring 1193 points.

This was followed by women shooters, Anisa Sayeed and Rahi Sarnobat winning gold in the 25m pistol pairs event.

OneIndia News

Story first published: Tuesday, October 5, 2010, 16:57 [IST]
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