Anish Bhanwala Wins 25m Rapid Fire Pistol Gold, Silver For Esha Singh in ISSF Junior World Cup

Anish Bhanwala on Wednesday won his second ISSF Junior World Cup gold in the men’s 25m rapid fire pistol, while Esha Singh bagged a silver in women’s 10m air pistol.

After topping the qualification for the final round, Anish did well to score 29 and won the Gold convincingly as Russian Egor Ismakov managed only 23.

This is second Gold in the World Cup for Anish. The first one came last year at Sydney. He also made his debut in the senior tour recently.

Whereas, the 14-year-old Esha impressed everyone by scoring 236.6 to bag the Silver in her first appearance finishing behind Turkey’s Sevval Ilayda Tarhan (241.8).

India now has eight gold, nine silver and four bronze medals from the tournament for a total of 21 medals.