Commonwealth Games 2018: Jitu Rai Got Gold and Om Mitharval grabbed Bronze Medal: Well, the great news is kept on coming from the Commonwealth Games 2018 for the Indian nation. You’ll be proud to know that on day 5 started off great for the Indian player as we got 1 gold and 1 bronze medal while Jitu Rai won the gold while Om Mitharval bagged the bronze medal in men’s 10m air pistol event on Monday. Also, the reports are coming that, Jitu Rai smashed the Commonwealth Games record with a total score of 235.1 which is really great news for India.
On the other hand, sources are saying that Mitharval shot 214.3. Manu Bhaker and Heena Sidhu had won gold and silver. Even, Ravi Kumar clinched the bronze in men’s 10m air rifle event as India claimed three medals on Day 1 of shooting events. Overall, so far the Commonwealth Games 2018 is going great for the Indian nation and everybody is happy with this all things.
Also, you all should know that Jitu Rai and Mitharval were in medal positions for much of the event. Even, Jitu led with 100.4 at the end of stage 1, while Mitharval was third with 98.1 and that’s great news. Also, in stage 2 elimination, Jitu Rai started with 10.3 and 10.3 to lead the pecking order, even as his compatriot moved up and displaced Bell at second place with two 10.1s.
In the next round, we have seen that Jitu Rai continued to extend his lead over his opponents and another 10.2 had his head and shoulders above the rest. Even though the end was different and Jitu Rai’s accuracy started tapering off and an 8.4 and 9.2 saw Mitharval close the gap on his compatriot, overall, it was a great game by these both Indian players and shooters.