Indian Railway Squads for shooting championship announced
Kolkata: An eight-member men and five-member
women squads will lead the Indian Railway`s challenge at the
14th USIC World Railways shooting championship at Krakow in
Poland from August 23-27.
Railways ace Suma Shirur, who will be attending the
trials for the upcoming Commonwealth and Asian Games will not
be able to compete in the meet.
The Indian shooters will vie for top honours in four
different events including free rifle (prone and three
position), air rifle, air pistol and sport pistol, Eastern
Railway said in a media conference here today.
Eastern Railway`s Amarnath Banerjee and Joydeep Banerjee
will coach the men`s and women`s squads respectively.
Men: Yogesh Sudke, Jitendra Vibhuti, Yogesh Gadmale (all
Central); Viswajeet Sindhe, Ashok Karnade (both Western);
Joydeep Karmakar (South Eastern); Pankaj Poddar (Eastern);
Bipin Rana (Northern)
Women: Anu Tomar, Anuja Jung, Anisa Sayyed (all Western);
Ruchira Lawand (Central), Reserve: Snehal Patel (Western).
Coaches: Amarnath Banerjee, Joydeep Banerjee (both
Eastern); Manager: Manoj Dubey (Eastern).