Hariom Singh on 17 December 2014 won Gold medal in the Men’s 50-metre Rifle Prone event at the 58th National Shooting Championships held in Pune. Representing Indian Army Hariom won the Gold with a total of 205 in the finals.
Aditya U Singh of Air Force won Silver with 204.8 poits and Beijing Olympic Gold medalist Abhinav Bindra won Bronze with 183.8 points. Olympic Bronze medalist Gagan Narang finished at fourth place in the eight-man final.
Men’s 50m Rifle Prone Team Event
Gold: Army Marksmanship Unit 1855.3 (Chain Singh 625.7, Surendra Singh Rathore 616.4, Sushil Ghaley 613.2)
Silver: Air Force 1845.2 (Aditya U Singh 617.8, Ravi Kumar 614.6, Deepak Kumar 612.8)
Bronze: Uttar Pradesh 1842.4 (Ishan Goel 622.4, Anubhav Pratap Singh 615.9, Ajit Kumar Singh 604.1).
Who: Hariom Singh
When: 17 December 2014
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