Shooters Mahima, Shreya to represent India in Junior World Cup-2018

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 04 Feb 2018 10:47:33


Sports Reporter,

PISTOL Shooter Mahima Turhi Agrawal and Rifle Shooter Shreya Agrawal have been selected to represent Indian team in forthcoming Junior World Cup-2018 to be organised in Sydney (Australia) in March. Mahima will participate in 10-metre pistol and Shreya will compete in 10-metre rifle and mixed events. Mahima has also been selected to participate in Senior World Cup to be held in Mexico in February 2018 where she will play in individual mixed events of 10-metre category.

Mahima will also represent Indian team in Senior World Cup to be organised in Germany, USA and South Korea. Mahima is being trained under ‘Project Lap’ scheme of Gagan Narang Sports Promotion Foundation under guidance of internationally acclaimed trainers. Gun for Glory, Director, Prashant Jain informed that Mahima and Shreya are being trained under supervision of Academy Coach Nishant Nathvani since last three years. Mahima is BA (Psychology) first year student of Mankunwar Bai Women’s College, while Shreya is a student of class XI in Symbiosis Higher Secondary School.