Doha: Deepak Kumar secured India’s 10th Tokyo Olympic quota in taking pictures after profitable the lads’s 10m air rifle bronze medal on the 14th Asian Championships right here on Tuesday.
Deepak shot 227.Eight within the closing of the occasion on the match’s opening day.
Deepak, who gained a bronze medal on the 2018 ISSF World Cup in Guadalajara final 12 months, certified for the eight-man closing in third place with a rating of 626.8.
India has already secured 9 Tokyo quotas in rifle and pistol and lies behind China (25 quotas) and Korea (12) within the Asian area, moreover the host-country Japan (12 allotted slots), when it comes to quotas gained.
Probably the most skilled of the three Indian shooters collaborating within the occasion, Deepak lived as much as the expectations by managing to win a quota.
Deepak is the second Indian shooter to earn an Olympic quota within the occasion after Divyansh Singh Panwar, who secured it in April.