Source: Me Next Magazine-Rajasthan Patrika (29-April-2018)

Anish Bhanwala: India’s youngest Commonwealth Games Gold Medalist

Anish Bhanwala is an Indian Shooter. He is from Karnal Haryana who competes in the 25 meter rapid fire pistol, 25 meter pistol, and 25 meter standard pistol events. Anish has been a part of the Indian Shooting Team since 2017. He has represented India at the 2018 Commonwealth Games, ISSF Junior World Championship 2017 (Suhl), Commonwealth Shooting Championships 2017 (Brisbane), ISSF World Cup 2018 (Guadalajara) and ISSF Junior World Cup 2018 (Sydney)


In Commonwealth Games 2018, Anish won a gold medal for India and became the youngest Indian to win a gold medal in Commonwealth Games at an early age of 15 years.

In ISSF Junior World Championship 2017, Suhl, Anish won two gold two silver and one bronze for India.
In 2017 Commonwealth Shooting Championships he won silver in 25m Rapid Fire Men.
In ISSF Junior World Cup 2018, Sydney he won one individual gold and one team silver in 25m Rapid Fire Junior Men.

Awards and recognition

Mahindra Scorpio TOISA 2018 award for Emerging Player of The Year.

Anish,15, became the youngest Indian gold medalist at the 2018 Commonwealth Games when he won the men’s 25m rapid fire pistol event.

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