India finished fifth in Moscow Shotgun World Championships

Vastavam web: India finished fifth in the medals tally with one gold and two silver medals at the Moscow Shotgun World Championship, which ended here today.On the concluding day, India had two teams in the mixed team skeet event but both returned empty handed.While the pair of Angad Vir Singh Bajwa and Maheshwari Chauhan finished 17th in qualification round with a combined score of 92, Mairaj Ahmad Khan and Radhmmi Rathore ended 25th out of 41 teams with a score of 90.
Both their Olympic skeet champions Gabrielle Rossetti and Diana Bacosi were also crowned world champions in the process.USA was the other dominant force with five gold medals for a total of 12, making the two countries account for 29 of the 66 medals on offer.Hosts Russia were third in the overall tally with two golds for a total of eight.