World No 10 Sodhi shot 48, 44 and 42 in the first three rounds to finish with a score of 134. “I just don’t know what happened,” a shocked Sodhi said later. “I have never shot so badly. I have not dropped so many shots in the last round,” he added.
Meanwhile, India’s Vijay Kumar finished fifth after the first qualification of the men’s 25m Rapid Fire Pistol and entered Stage II.