Rahi Saronbat, the shooter who made India proud at several International tournaments, is all set to shoot the bull’s eye and clinch the gold medal in Asian Games 2018 Indonesia. Rahi Jeevan Sarnobat, the shooter from Maharashtra competes in the 25-meter pistol shooting event. The athlete has won several medals for India including 2010 Commonwealth Games Delhi, 2008 Commonwealth Youth Games in Pune, 2014 Commonwealth Games Glasgow, ISSF World Cup and many other big events.

Rahi’s continuous performance was lauded by the National Rifle Association of India (NRAI) and her name was recommended for the prestigious Arjuna Award in 2015.

This time in the Asian Games 2018, country will be hoping for another gold medal from her in the 25-meter pistol shooting event. The Asian Game 2018 Indonesia will be held in 2 cities— Jakarta and Palembang from August 18 to September 2, 2018.  

India’s shooting squad for Asian games 2018 Jakarta:

Senior Rifle

50 m Rifle 3 positions: Sanjeev Rajput, Akhil Sheoran

10 m Air rifle: Ravi Kumar, Deepak Kumar

300 m Standard rifle 3 positions: Harjinder Singh, Amit Kumar

Senior Pistol

10 m Air pistol: Abhishek Verma, Saurabh Chaudhary

25 m Rapid fire pistol: Shivam Shukla, Anish Bhanwala

Senior Shotgun

Trap: Lakshay Sheoran, Manavjit Singh Sandh

Skeet:  Sheeraz Sheikh, Angadwir Bajwa

Double trap: Ankur Mittal, Shradul Vihaan



Senior Rifle

50 m Rifle 3 positions: Anjum Moudgil, Gaayathri N

10 m Air rifle: Apurvi Chandela, Elavenil Valarivan

Senior Pistol

10 m Air pistol: Manu Bhaker, Heena Sidhu

25 m pistol: Rahi Sarnobat, Manu Bhaker

Senior Shotgun

Trap: Shreyasi Singh, Seema Tomar

Skeet: Ganemat Sekhon, Rashmmi Rathore

Double trap: Shreyasi Singh, Varsha Varman


Mixed Senior Rifle

10 m Air rifle mixed: Ravi Kumar, Apurvi Chandela

Senior Pistol

10 m Air pistol mixed:  Abhishek Verma, Manu Bhaker

Senior Shotgun

Trap mixed: Lakshay Sheoran, Shreyasi Singh