Shriyanka Sadangi Odisha Girl Receives Gold in Germany for Rifle Shooting

Bhubaneswar/Munich: The Staate of Odisha and Country is proud of Shriyanka Sadangi, an ace shooter hailing from Odisha who got gold in international shooting competition held in Germany.

Shriyanka along with Delhi’s Akhil Sheoran went for the gold, beating Russian shooters Daria Vdovina and Vladimir Maslennikov by two points in 10m Air Rifle Mixed Team event of the H&N Cup International Shooting Championship held from Jan 23 to Jan 27 in Munich, a city in Germany.

Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik gave a round of applause to Shriyanka on Twitter for her victory in Germany.

Previously, Vinita Bhardwaj had won gold for India in women’s air rifle in the international shooting event. She shot 251.0 in the final beating Isabella Straub of Germany by 0.8 point.


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