India’s Visnu Shivaraj Pandian won the bronze medal and became richer by USD 500 at the ‘Champion of Champions’ online event of the President of Indonesia Open Tournament on Sunday.
Visnu had a shaky start with identical 10.1s but bounced back with some good shots. He was placed fifth after the first 10 shots and even took the lead after the 14th and 16th shots.
It was a neck-and-neck fight between Jasmine, Keum and Visnu before the Indian teenager got eliminated after the 22nd shot following scores of 10.3 and 10.4 off his final shots.
The 16-year-old Visnu, who trains under the guidance of former India shooter Shimon Sharif, was the only Indian to make the cut for the USD 4,500 prize money event after registering the best qualification score of 629.7 in men’s 10m air rifle on Thursday.
Visnu held his ground in…