India win first medal in Asian Games - The Times of India

NEW DELHI, INDIA - OCTOBER 6: Silver medallist...Image by Getty Images via @daylife
NEW DELHIIndia won their first medal in the Asian Games by winning the silver medal in 10m air rifle team event on the opening day of the shooting competition in Guangzhou on Saturday.

The team of Gagan NarangAbhinav Bindra and Sanjeev Rajput clinched the medal as India finished second to China in the team event.

This was after India finished seventh in the women's team event of the 10 metre air rifle event while the men's team finished fifth in the 50 metre pistol.

None of the Indians could qualify for the final of the women's 10 metre air rifle event, but Navyman Omkar Singh finished fifth and qualified for the final of the men's 50 metre pistol event at the Aoti shooting range.
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India win first medal in Asian Games - The Times of India