Rajyawardhan Rathore's son wins trap silver in Finland

Jun 29, 2013, 04:26 IST | Agencies

Sydney Olympic silver medallist in shooting, Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore's son Manavaditya won silver in the trap event at the 5th Junior International Shotgun Competition at Orimatiila, Finland.

Rathore Junior scored 110 out of possible 125 to clinch the second position in the event. He later teamed up with Sunil Sharan and Abhay Rathore to win gold in the team championship as well.

The girls — Malika Vig and Varsha Varman — too battled hard to win silver and bronze medal in the individual trap event.

It was an intense battle as both shot identical scores in the final round but Malika pipped Varsha in the tie-breaker to win the silver.

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