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Golden girl Avani became number one in world shooting.
India’s daughter Avani Lekhara has once again illuminated the name of India all over the world due to her brilliant game. The World Shooting Para Sports Rankings were released on Tuesday. In which Golden Girl Avani has secured first rank worldwide in R2- 10m Air Rifle Women’s SH1 and R8- 50m Rifle 3 Positions Women’s event. With this, Avani has become the first para player from India to do so in two world rankings simultaneously in shooting.
At the same time, Avani has also expressed happiness after achieving the world number one title in both the events. He wrote on social media that “Extremely happy to be ranked first in the world rankings of the R2 – 10M Air Rifle Women’s SH1 and R8 – 50M Rifle 3 Positions Women’s tournaments. This achievement has inspired me.
Avani has secured 741.24 points in 50m Rifle Championship.
The month of June this year is proving to be very special for Golden Girl Avani Lekhara. Avani created history by winning 2 gold medals at the World Shooting Championships held in France this month. On June 11, he won the gold medal in the 50m rifle event and on June 7th in the 10m air rifle event. At the same time, in the month of June itself, Avani has also won the title of world number one.
Avani has secured 910.31 points in 10m Rifle Championship.
Avani won gold in Tokyo Paralympics
Avani Lekhara won the gold medal in the 10m Air Rifle SH-1 event while performing brilliantly in the Paralympic Games 2020 played in Tokyo. He also got a bronze in the 50m rifle. She is the first para athlete from India to win 2 medals in Paralympics.
Avni was the victim of an accident at the age of 11
Avani Lakhera was a victim of a car accident at the age of 11 and broke her spinal cord. Due to this accident, she also went into depression. In such a situation, the father suggested to take part in sports. Then Avani read the biography of Beijing Olympic Games gold medalist Abhinav Bindra ‘A Shot at History’. After this she became more serious towards shooting. Avni started training for shooting in 2015 from Jagatpura Sports Complex in Jaipur.