Anjum Moudgil

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Anjum Moudgil
Anjum Moudgil of India won Gold Medal, Elizabeth Susan Koshy of India won Silver Medal and Lajja Goswami of India won Bronze Medal in Women’s 50m Rifle Shooting, at the 12th South Asian Games-2016, in Guwahati.jpg
Personal information
Nationality Indian
Born (1994-01-05) 5 January 1994 (age 24)
Chandigarh, India
Sport
Country  India
Sport Shooting
Event(s) Air rifle

Anjum Moudgil (born 5 January 1994) is an Indian sport shooter. She is from Chandigarh and represents Punjab team in shooting. Currently pursuing her Masters in sports psychology. She is also an avid abstract painter.[1][2][3][4][5]

Early life[edit]

Anjum hails from Chandigarh. She picked up shooting in 2009.

Achievements[edit]

Earlier in 2018, she won a silver medal in the women's 50m Rifle 3 Positions (3P) event at the ISSF World Cup in Mexico. In 2018, at the Commonwealth Games (CWG) she secured the silver medal, where she shot 455.7 points, with scores of 151.9 in kneeling and 157.1 in prone, in the women’s 50m rifle 3 positions event. In the qualification round, she broke the CWG Qualifying record by a significant margin. Moudgil has scored 589 (196 in kneeling, 199 in prone and 194 in standing).[6][2][2]

  • Silver medal at the 2018 Commonwealth Games
  • Silver medal at 2018 ISSF World Cup in Mexico
  • Silver medal in 10m Air Rifle Sardar Sajjan Singh Sethi Memorial Masters 2017
  • Currently India's No. 1 in Women’s 50m 3P
  • 9th Position- 2016 World Cup, Munich
  • Silver Medal in World University Championship, 2016 Venue
  • Gold Medal in South Asian Games, 2016 Venue

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Shooting World Cup: Anjum Moudgil wins silver in women's Rifle 3 Positions". The Times of India. 9 March 2018. Retrieved 5 April 2018.
  2. ^ a b c "With bullets and paintbrush, shooter Anjum Moudgil finds her range and canvas". Andrew Amsan. Indian Express. 17 March 2018. Retrieved 5 April 2018.
  3. ^ "After shooting silver, Anjum says Haryana,Chandigarh did not back her". Kartik Sood. The Times of India. 10 March 2018. Retrieved 16 April 2018.
  4. ^ "Anjum Moudgil". Gold Coast 2018. Retrieved 16 April 2018.
  5. ^ "CWG 2018: Complete list of India's gold medalist from 21st Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast". Times Now. 15 April 2018. Retrieved 16 April 2018.
  6. ^ PTI (13 April 2018). "CWG 2018: Tejaswini Sawant shoots gold, Anjum Moudgil bags silver as India dominate in shooting". www.livemint.com. Retrieved 21 April 2018.

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