Sifat Kaur Samra and Surya Pratap Singh on Thursday had to settle for silver medals in the 50m rifle prone mixed team event while India continues to top the International Shooting Sports Federation (ISSF) Junior World Cup at Suhl, Germany. Sift and Surya have suffered a 15-17 defeat against the Polish pair of Maja Megdalena Gavnda and Victoro Sajdas in the final.
The duo of Abhay Singh Sekhon and Ariba Khan have crashed out of the qualification round of the skeet mixed team event. The last day indian pair of the competition has remained at the 7th position with 134 points out of 150. Another Indian pair of Bhavteg Singh Gill and Darshana Rathore, who are participating in the event, remain at the 10th spot with 132 points.
On Wednesday, the Indian women's skeet team of Parinaj Dhaliwal, Darshana and Ariba won the bronze medal by defeating Germany 6-0. This was only India's third medal in the shotgun category. On Wednesday, India also won a gold and a silver medal when Simranpreet Kaur Brar and Vijayveer Sidhu defeated Anish and Tejaswini 17-9 in the All-India final of the 25m Rapid Fire Mixed Team event. India won 33 medals in the competition which included 13 gold, 15 silver and 5 bronze medals.