Published On: Aug 21, 2018
The fellow shooters of 16-year-old Saurabh Chaudhary celebrated the latter’s victory at his residence in Meerut. They grooved on dhol beats outside his residence. Saurabh Chaudhary won India’s first gold in shooting at the Asian Games in Indonesia. He garnered a total of 240.7 points to finish on top of the podium with a Games Record. Chaudhary snatched the lead from Tomoyuki Matsuda on the penultimate shot in the 24-shot final. The National Rifle Association of India inducted a junior programme three years back, which has paved the way for youngsters.