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Bangladesh clinch bronze in Asian Airgun C’ship

  • Sports Correspondent
  • 13 November, 2022 12:00 AM
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Bangladesh clinch bronze in Asian Airgun C’ship

Bangladesh women’s shooting team clinched bronze medal in the women’s 10m air rifle event of the youth category of the ongoing 15th Asian Airgun Championship 2022 at Daegu International Shooting Range in Korea on Saturday.

The team comprising Sajida Haque, Moumita Riya and Zafira Joty defeated Uzbekistan by 17-5 points in the place-decider match.

In the day’s other events, shooter Kamrunnahar Koli failed to earn bronze medal as she finished 0.3 points behind her nearest opponents Kazak shooter Lee Alaxender in the women’s 10m air rifle singles.

Besides, Rabbi Hassan Munna scored his career-best 629 in the qualifying round of the men’s 10m air rifle singles.