Asian Games 2018: Rahi Sarnobat wins Gold in 25m pistol

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India’s Rahi Sarnobat on Wednesday won the gold medal in the finals of the 25m pistol competition at the Asian Games in Jakarta.

The 27-year-old became the first Indian woman shooter to win an Asian Games gold medal.

Naphaswan Yangpaiboon of Thailand came second to bag silver medal after being beaten in the shoot off.

Both Rahi Sarnobat and Yangpaiboon Naphaswan  had finished with a score of 34.

In the first shoot off, both Rahi and Yangpaiboon shot four out of five shots, in the second shoot-off the Indian triumphed over her opponent by missing one less.

India now have won four gold medals.