Shillong, May 19: The Shillong Open Shooting Championship held its closing ceremony here today.
There were several categories of events, from pistols to rifles, for men and women over the two-day event. The championship was held at the Assam Regimental Centre’s shooting range, while the prize distribution ceremony was held at the Meghalaya Police Shooting Club.
The chief guest on the final day was Director General of Police R Chandranathan, who also distributed the prizes along with Superintendents of Police Claudia Lyngwa and Davis NR Marak (who also took part in the competition) and Shooting Association of Meghalaya President John Kharshiing.
10m air pistol (women) – 1st Balarishisha Rani; 2nd Shirley Mary Kharbuli; 3rd Toiaibha Mylliempdah
10m air pistol (men) – 1st Walshall Momin; 2nd Davis NR Marak; 3rd Desi Derius Pakma
10m air rifle (women) – 1st Anjali Singh; 2nd Lai Nengboi Kipgen; 3rd S Rebecca
10m air rifle (men) – 1st Wanpliborlang Nongsiej; 2nd Banrilang Bleine; 3rd Mathius Ch Sangma
25m sports pistol (women) – 1st Balarishisha Rani; 2nd Toiaibha Mylliempdah; 3rd Shirley Mary Kharbuli
25m standard pistol (men) – 1st Walshall Momin; 2nd Pynkhraw Kharshiing; 3rd Rajen Bordoloi
Small bore .22 peep sight rifle prone position (women) – 1st Veronica Buhroy; 2nd Amalisha N Sangma; 3rd Anjali Singh
Small bore .22 peep sight rifle prone position (men) – 1st Hiamdor Lyngdoh; 2nd Mawdaker Marwein; 3rd Dennyson Kyrsian
(Photo contributed by the Shooting Association of Meghalaya)