tokyo paralympics 2021 Medal: in qualification round 7 Avani Lekhara finished with a total score of 621.7.in Tokyo Paralympics women’s 10m Air Rifle Standing SH1 event Avani Lekhara wins India’s first gold medal today
Avani Lekhara is the 1st women from india who won the gold medal at the age of 19 Avani Lekhara finished with record and in-process equalled the World Record with 249.6 points.
Cuiping Zhang from China’s grabbed silver by scoring 248.9 pointsUkraine’s Iryna Shchetnik won bronze
indian girl Avani Lekhara started the final at a very good pace as she scored consistently above 10 points with Just two-shot of her went below 10 in the 1st competition stage which landed her in the second position.
Pm Narendra Modi congratulated the young shooter Avani Lekhara and tweeted on twitter ,”Phenomenal [email protected]! “Congratulations on winning a hard-earned and well-deserved Gold, made possible due to your industrious nature and passion towards shooting. This is truly a special moment for Indian sports. Best wishes for your future endeavours.”
The Earlier ace shooter finished seventh in the qualification round with a total score of 621.7. AvaniLekhara staged a good recovery after a slow start to advance to the finals of the showpiece event. AvaniLekhara registered good scores of 104.9, 104.8 in her third and fourth attempt to be in the game before scoring 104.1 in the final round of qualification
On Sunday, India’s para table tennis player Bhavina won silver as she lost the gold medal match to China’s Zhou Ying 3-0 in the women’s singles – Class 4.With the silver medal, Bhavina became the first table tennis player ever to win a medal at the Paralympics for India
the second female athlete after PCI chief Deepa Malik to achieve this feat.Deepa had won silver at Rio 2016 in women’s shot put.