Chennai, Aug. 30 (PTI): Amanpreet Singh of Punjab and Bhrigu Dutt of Delhi set meet records, while Rohan Rawat (Uttaranchal) and Sahil Kaushik (Delhi) equalled the existing mark in the free pistol 50m junior men’s event of the 13th G.V. Mavlankar shooting meet here on Saturday.
Satya Narayanan and Mohammad Arif (both from the Army) erased the old mark in the free pistol event for junior men services category.
Amanpreet clinched gold with a tally of 267 in the free pistol 50m open championship. He was followed by Dutt (261) and Rawat (259).Amanpreet’s total bettered the 259 set by Akshay Agarwal (Chennai in 2000) in the junior men category. While Dutt also surpassed the earlier mark with 261, Rawat and Kaushik (259 each) equalled Agarwal’s record.
In the services section, Satyanarayana and Arif, who scored 259 and 256 points respectively, set new marks.