Source: The Hindu (22-Aug-2018)

Aim it right; this young farmer harvests gold

 

Saurabh Chaudhary (born 25 May 2002 in a village named Kalina in district Meerut of UP, India) is an Indian Sport Shooter. He comes from the family of farmers living Yamuna & Gangatic plains of western uttar pradesh. He won the Gold medal at the 2018 Asian Games in 10 m Air Pistol. He had earlier won many Gold medals and set a new junior world record in the ISSF Junior World Cup in Suhl, Germany.He is the only indian shooter to win gold medal in ISSF world championship,Youth Olympic Games,Asian Games and Asian air gun championship . He later has broken his own World Record with a score of 245.5 and claimed Gold in Junior Men 10m Air Pistol at 2018 World Championship in Changwon, Korea.

Shooter Saurabh Chaudhary Donates Youth Olympics Gold-clinching Pistol to IOC Museum.

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