Indian Olympic Champion: Gagan Narang


Blog by: Suryakant Tripathi.

Gagan Narang (born 6 May 1983) is an Indian shooter, in Air rifle shooting, supported by the Olympic Gold Quest. He was the first Indian to qualify for the London Olympics. He won the Bronze Medal in the Men’s 10 m Air Rifle Event at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London with a final score of 701.1 on 30 July 2012.

Summer Olympics

2004 Athens:
Event                          Rank
10 m air rifle. 12

2008 Beijing:
Event                          Rank
10 m air rifle              9
50 m rifle Prone     35
50 m rifle                   13

2012 London:
Event                          Rank
10 m air rifle    Bronze Medal
50 m rifle prone     18
50 m rifle                   20

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