Tokyo Olympics Shooting LIVE – All over for Manu Bhaker, Indian shooters fail to make it to the finals of 25M Pistol: Indian shooters, especially Manu Bhaker has again disappointed big time. Bhaker again cracked under pressure & faltered in last few shots to crash out of the 25 M Pistol event. Bhaker who started at a 5th position after Qualification 1, finished No. 11th and failed to make it to the finals of the event. Manu’s partner Rahi Sarnobat finished 32nd. Follow all LIVE Updates on InsideSport.co
@7:07AM: WOMEN’S 25M PISTOL LIVE – RAPID FIRE STAGE – SERIES 3 for MANU BHAKER starts – It’s nerve wrecking here Manu on 9th after 1st 5 shots in the series / Last 5 shots will determine if she can make it to the finals or not – DISASTER as she shoots only 8 / It’s all but over for Manu Bhaker here / MANU Bhaker finshes with 97 @ 11th position
@7:07AM: WOMEN’S 25M PISTOL LIVE – RAPID FIRE STAGE – SERIES 2 for MANU BHAKER – 5 10’s on first 5 shots / this is what is required from Bhaker / 97 in SERIES 2 / Same old story – last few shots costing MANU BHAKER – She is on 9th after Series 2
@6:55AM: WOMEN’S 25M PISTOL LIVE – RAPID FIRE STAGE – Manu Bhaker starts / Mind it only 8 Qualifies for Finals / Manu is on 7th Currently – Hope she can maintain or improve on her rank – Follow LIVE – / What a bad 8 for MANU / She has slipped out of TOP 8 – Very bad start 96 in SERIES 1 for MANU – She is on 9th now
- Manu has started with a bang – first 5 shots 49 – she has jumped to 4th
- Manu starts with 10
@6:50AM: WOMEN’S 25M PISTOL LIVE – RAPID FIRE STAGE – Manu Bhaker coming UP – Stay tuned – This is top class shooting field / little slip here will cause Manu dearly / She needs to start well – Already she has been pushed to No. 7 without shooting her RAPID ROUND which shows how well her opponents have performed in RAPID ROUND
@6:30AM: WOMEN’S 25M PISTOL LIVE – RAPID FIRE STAGE: Manu Bhaker has been pushed to NO. 7 as she starts her RAPID ROUND with RELAY 3 about to start
@6:10AM: WOMEN’S 25M PISTOL LIVE – RAPID FIRE STAGE: Relay 2 going on – Series 3 – Vitalina now on No. 3 with 98 / Series 2: Batsarashkina with a 99 and an average score of 9.76 per shot has gone up to the third spot! /Series 1: Vitalina Batsarashkina of the Russian Olympic Committee and Ecuador’s Andrea Perez Pena lead this relay batch after the first 10 shots.
@6:00AM: 25M Pistol Qualifications RAPID Round LIVE – RELAY 2 Starts / Manu Bhaker is in RELAY 3 – again big expectations from her. Can she make it to Finals? Currently in 5th
@5:50AM: 25M Pistol Qualifications RAPID Round LIVE – Rahi Sarnobat finishes 32 / Manu Bhaker is in RELAY 3 – She will be shooting soon follow all live updates
@5:45AM: 25M Pistol Qualifications LIVE – Rahi Sarnobat 3rd & final Series Starts: Again a 7 by her / very incosistent shooting by Senior Pro / She will definately finish out of top 30 now / SERIES SCORE 96 / It’s 96, 94, 96 for her – She finishes at 32nd place
@5:45AM: 25M Pistol Qualifications LIVE – Rahi Sarnobat Series 2 start & she has started very badly. You must be kidding – she hits a shot of 6 / she is completely down and out – Slidding further she hits 94 / Now at 33rd place
@5:32AM: Tokyo Olympics Shooting LIVE – 25M Pistol Qualifications LIVE: Big day for Manu Bhaker, she is in RELAY 3 / Rahi Sarnobat in RELAY 1 – For her Series 1 starts – RAHI starts with 96 – This isn’t the start Rahi would have wanted. She has slipped out of the top 30 now
@5:25AM: Tokyo Olympics Shooting LIVE – 25M Pistol Qualifications LIVE:– The Rapid Fire stage in women’s 25m pistol qualification begins at 9 AM local time (5:30 AM IST) – Manu Bhaker starts @ 5th & Rahi Sarnobat @ 25. Can Manu make it to finals of the competition? – follow live updates with us
The final is scheduled to commence at 2 PM local time (10:30 AM IST).
Tokyo Olympics Shooting LIVE: Will Manu Bhaker make it to the finals of 25M Pistol?, Rapid Round starts at 5:30 AM, Follow LIVE Updates
Tokyo Olympics Shooting LIVE – Manu Bhaker LIVE: Manu Bhaker and Rahi Sarnobat were placed 5th and 25th respectively in the women’s 25m pistol qualification (precision) at the Tokyo Olympics here on Thursday.
In a field of 44 shooters, Bhaker scored 292 after 30 shots on target in the precision round while compatriot Sarnobat aggregated 287 in the qualifications at the Asaka Shooting Range.
Serbia’s Zorana Arunovic led the pack with 296 points, followed by Greece’s Anna Korakaki who has 294.
In the third relay, Bhaker had a fine start as the 19-year-old shooter shot back to back 97s in the first two series. With just two 9s in the third, Bhaker accumulated 98 points to climb into the top-5.
Tokyo Olympics Shooting LIVE – Manu Bhaker LIVE: However, thanks to an 8 and a few 9s, she managed 94 in the final series of precision.
@8:22 – SERIES 3 Starts for Manu Bhaker: She is in 5th place currently, Rahi on 18th position. Manu comes back strongly to score five 10s off her last five shots. After the third relay, she is comfortably seated on the 5th spot.
- 10,10,10,9,9,10,10,10,10,10 – Manu Bhaker jumps to 5th position
@8:05 – SERIES 2 Start for Manu Bhaker: She is in 9th place currently, Rahi on 18th position
- Manu Bhaker finishes Series 2 with 97 @ 9th position
- 10,9,9,10,10,10,10,10,9,10 – Manu Bhaker is currently 9th in standings
- SERIES 2 for Manu Bhaker
@7:25AM: Manu Bhaker ready to shoot in 25M Pistol Qualifications / Rahi Sarnobat in 12th position currently after completing her Precision Round with score of 287 – follow live
- Manu Bhaker starts with 97 in Series 1 – Position 10th
- 10,10,10,9,9,10,9,10,10 – 87 after 9 shots in Series 1 for Bhaker
- 10,10,10,9,9,10,9 – Bhaker on 16th – It’s not going good for the Indians
- 10,10,10,9,9 – Again she has dropped points at 4th and 5th – already she has slipped to 16th
- 10,10,10 – starts well, but can she sustain the start
- Manu Bhaker ready to shoot – can she comeback
- Serbian Arunovic leads this with 292.
- Vitalina Batsarashkina in 2nd place with 100 in Series 3. What a brilliant performance by the Russian. A gold in 10m air pistol, silver in 10m air pistol mixed team and now a 100 to propel her to the second spot after Arunovic
@6:50AM: Manu Bhaker will shoot now in RELAY 3 in 25M Pistol Qualifications, Rahi Sarnobat finishes with average scores earlier
@6:02AM: Tokyo Olympics Shooting LIVE – 25M Pistol Qualifications LIVE:
- MANU BHAKER will shoot now
- 287 – Average Score 9.57 / Not a great score between this field of shooters
- It’s 96, 97 & 94 for RAHI – She finishes the PRECISION ROUND in 7th place @ 287 Points
- Bad Series 3 for Rahi Sarnobat – 94 it is.
- Oh disaster – It’s 8 on SHOT no 5 in Series 3 for Rahi – this will prove costly, she slips to NO 8
- SERIES 3 Starts for RAHI – Manu Bhaker yet to shoot: Rahi finishes 6th among the first batch of 10 shooters after 96 & 97. Meanwhile, the scorecard reads 197-8x for Arunovic. She is still NO – 1.
@5:35AM:Tokyo Olympics Shooting LIVE – 25M Pistol Qualifications LIVE: Rahi Sarnobat first to start – Rahi is off to a brilliant start with three back-to-back 10s
- RAHI is at 6th now after 96 & 97 in first 2
No Score No Score 11 10 16 10 12 10 17 10 13 10 18 9 14 10 19 10 15 9 20 9
- Manu Bhaker yet to shoot
- Good start wasted by Rahi with 3 – 9’s in last 5 shots
- Oh she has a two consecutive 9’s here / have dropped down to 7th
No Score No Score 1 10 6 10 2 10 7 9 3 10 8 9 4 9 9 10 5 10 10 9
@5:20AM: India shooters Manu Bhaker and Rahi Sarnobat will start from firing points 23 and 33, respectively.
RULES OF WOMEN’S 25M PISTOL QUALIFICATION – The participants are asked to shoot from a distance of 25m (27.34 yards) using a 5.6 millimeters (0.22 inches) caliber pistol with a maximum weight of 1.4 kilograms.
The center of the target (total diameter-500 mm) is positioned at 1.4 meters above the floor.
During the qualification round, every athlete has to fire 60 shots, divided in two stages of 30 shots each: a Precision Stage and Rapid Fire Stage.
In Precision, athletes have to fire six five-shot series within five minutes. In Rapid Fire, green lights are turned on for 3 seconds per shot, while the red lights between consecutive greens last for 7 seconds.
The maximum score per shot is 10 points.
25M Pistol Women Qualifications Precision @ 5:30 AM on 29th
25M Pistol Women Qualifications Rapid @ 5:30 AM on 30th
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