apurvi gold

Star Indian shooter Apurvi Chandela (center) won gold in the women's 10 meter Air Rifle event at the ongoing Meyton Cup in Innsbruck, Austria on Jan 22. (IANS photo)

INNSBRUCK, Austria (IANS) — Star Indian shooter Apurvi Chandela won gold in the women's 10 meter Air Rifle event at the ongoing Meyton Cup here Jan. 22.

Apurvi thus managed to defend the title which she had won here last year.

"I am satisfied with my performance. This win will help me in my preparations for the Olympics," the shooter said after the win.

Apurvi, who has already won the 2020 Olympic quota for the country, is a strong medal contender for next year's Tokyo Games.

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