Egodawela finishes 49th in Shooting event

Tokyo 2020


Sri Lanka’s Tehani Egodawela finished in 49th place in the Qualification Round of the Women’s 10 Air Rifle event at the Asaka Shooting Range in Tokyo, a short while ago.

Egodawela managed a score of 611.5 (60 shots) in the round, which saw 8 shooters progress to the final round.

Jeanette Hegg of Norway topped the Qualification Round but could not medal, finishing 4th overall.

China’s Qian Yang set a new Olympic Record on her way to the Gold, as she scored 251.8 (24 shots) in the Final round – she also became the 1st Gold medalist of this year’s games.

Anastasiia Galashina of Russia won Silver, with a score of 251.1, while Nina Christen of Switzerland took away the Bronze.