Gurpreet Singh

Rio de Janeiro, Aug 12 (IANS) Indian shooter Gurpreet Singh put up a disappointing performance as he finished in the tenth position in the men’s 25-metre rapid fire pistol qualification event at the Rio Olympics here on Friday.

Gurpreet scored 289 points in the qualification round.

The event was dominated by Christian Reitz of Germany who scored 296 points and topped followed by France’s Jean Quiquampoix and Ukraine’s Pavlo Korostylov in the second and third spot.

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