Jalandhar, July 19, 2013: Ajitesh Kaushal has performed very well in the recently held Singapore Open Shooting Championship at Singapore from July 10 to 15. His performance is as under:
Sno. Event Category Score Medal
1. Standard pistol Senior 559/600 Gold (Team)
2. Standard pistol Senior 559/600 Silver (Individual)
3. Centre Fire Pistol Senior 545/600 Silver (Team)
As per the available information, in the Standard Pistol individual he won the silver medal by defeating the Commonwealth Champion Gai Bin of Singapore in the tie shoot as Ajitesh's and Gai Bin's scores were equal at the end of the match (559/600). After the match tie shoot of 5 rounds was held, in which both the shooters were given 5 shots each, Ajitesh scored 47/50 and Gia Bin scored 45/50. Therefore Ajitesh won the individual Silver medal.
The names of other team member in the Standard Pistol and Centre Fire pistol event are as under: Ajitesh Kaushal, Subhash Rana and Ankush Bhardwaj.
Besides, this Ankush Bhardwaj has won individual Bronze in the Centre Fire Pistol, after scoring 575/600. Their team missed another Bronze medal in the Air Pistol 10mtr category by one point only.
Ajitesh Kaushal is a student of D.A.V. College, Sector 10, Chandigarh and he represents Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) also.