Shriyanka Sadangi, Akhil Sheoran win mixed rifle title of H&N Cup
Munich: Indian pair Shriyanka Sadangi (of Odisha) and Akhil Sheoran (of New Delhi) won the mixed air rifle gold in the H&N Cup international shooting championship here on Sunday.
Shriyanka and Akhil won the yellow medal by beating the Russian team of Daria Vdovina and Vladimir Maslennikov by two points. The Indians had put 502.9 points on the board.
Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, meanwhile, congratulated Shriyanka.
Earlier, Vinita Bhardwaj had won the women’s air rifle gold for the country. Likewise, Heena Sidhu had clinched the bronze medal in the air pistol.