Tokyo Olympics: 10m air pistol category. Indian athletes were shocked by defeat.

Tokyo Olympics 2021: 10m air pistol category. Indian athletes were shocked by defeat.

The women’s 10 air pistol sniper competition at the Tokyo Olympics took place at 5.30 am Indian time today.  The tournament was attended by Indian athletes Yashashwini Deswal and Manu Bagher.  Yashashwini finished 13th with a total of 574 points at 94,98,94,97,96 respectively in the 6-round match.  The top 8 finishers in the tournament will qualify for the finals.

Olympic sniper: 10m air pistol category.  Indian athletes were shocked by defeat.

The qualifying round of the women’s 10m air pistol shooting competition was held today at the Tokyo Olympics. In which Indian athletes Yashashwini Deswal and Manu Bagher participated.

The top 8 finishers in the tournament will advance to the finals. The qualifying match was held at 5.30 am Indian time today. Yashwini Deswal finished 13th in the 6-round tournament with a total of 574 points at 94,98,94,97,96 respectively. Thus, to the finals Yashwini was disappointed with the opportunity to go.

Similarly, the much-anticipated petition was disappointing. Manu Bagher finished 12th in the qualifying round with a total of 575 points at 98,95,94,95,98,95 respectively. Thus, she also missed the chance to go to the finals. 

Tokyo Olympics 2021: 10m air pistol category.  Indian athletes were shocked by defeat.
Tokyo Olympics 2021: 10m air pistol category. Indian athletes were shocked by defeat.

Thus, 13th seed Yashashwini Deswal missed out on a chance to reach the final.  Similarly, Manu Bagher finished 12th in the qualifying round with a total of 575 points at 98,95,94,95,98,95, thus disappointing his chances of reaching the final.  The failure of the much-anticipated Indian cricketers in this match has caused disappointment among the fans.

Yashashwini Deswal and Manu Packer lose in women’s 10m air pistol event shocked the fans.