New Delhi: Major R. V. S. Rathore pipped Mansher Singh to win the double trap event in the 4th national shooting championships in shot gun events which concluded here Wednesday.
Rathore finished on top with a total score of 174 (132 + 42) ahead of Mansher 171 (133 + 38) and Vikram Bhatnagar 168 (125 + 43).
Delhi won the team title, while Army and UP won second and third spots, respectively.
The Delhi team comprising Moraad Ali Khan, Mansher and Bhatnagar tallied 486 points to clinch the gold while Armyís Hem Raj, Krishan Kumar and Major Rathore finished a distant second with 353 points. UPís Gaurav Sondhi, Shyam Singh Yadav and Romi Shiv took the third place with 309 points.