Abhinav Bindra Wins India’s Fourth Quota Place at the Munich Shooting World Cup
NRAI, New Delhi,
New Delhi, 28 May 2015: India’s only individual Olympic Gold Medalist, Abhinav Bindra, won India its fourth Rio Olympics quota slot, with a sixth place finish in the finals of the 10m Air Rifle event, at the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup (Rifle/Pistol), being held in the German city of Munich. Abhinav qualified for the finals with a score of 627.5 in the qualification round held earlier in the day. At one point in the finals, Abhinav was leading the eight-man field before settling for sixth place in his pet event. The Gold was won by China’s ZHU Qinan, who ...