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Jitu Rai wins Bronze in Shooting World Cup

InJitu Raidian shooter Jitu Rai added another feather to his cap making the country proud by winning a bronze medal in 10m air pistol event of International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup in New Delhi on Tuesday.

Earlier, Heena Sidhu and Jitu Rai bagged the gold medal in the 10m Air Pistol mixed team event at the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup on Monday.

Jitu had won his second medal of the tournament with a total score of 216.7.

Tomoyuki Matsuda of Japan has won the gold with a world record scoring 240.1 and Vinh Xuan Hoang, Rio Olympic Games champion of Vietnam got silver with a total of 236.6.