Manu Bhaker, 16-Year-Old Pistol Shooter, Gets Gold Medal 

India took their tally to five medals at the ISSF World Cup in Guadalajara (Mexico), with 16-year-old Manu Bhaker stealing limelight on the second day of the competition. To make things even more interesting, she bagged the gold medal on her final shot in the 10m Air Pistol event.

Making her international debut, Bhaker fought off competition by an experienced pack to eventually take gold with an incredible comeback.

The shooter defeated home-favourite Alejandra Zavala Vazquez in the women s 10m Air Pistol final. The shooter was up against experienced shooters of the world, but she prevailed by making phenomenal last two shots. This is the second gold by India in the tournament.

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