TNPSC Current Affairs March 2017
Jitu Rai wins Gold in 50m Pistol at ISSF World cup 2017.
India’s Jitu Rai has won the Gold Medal in 50m Pistol at International Shooting sport Federation World Cup 2017. While Silver medal also won by India’s Amanpreet Singh in on-going ISSF World Cup in Delhi.
This was the first Gold medal in the on-going ISSF World Cup. Jitu Rai also won the Bronze medal in 10 m Pistol shooting.
Jitu Rai Shot a total of 230.1 a world record , Amanpreet Singh who was leading major part of the final but had to settle with silver medal after scoring 226.9 and the Iran’s Vahid Golkhandan took away the bronze with a score of 208.0.