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Shakil brings second silver for Bangladesh

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Update: 2018-04-11 2:22:34 AM
Shakil brings second silver for Bangladesh
Shakil Ahmed

DHAKA: Shooter Shakil Ahmed brought second silver medal for Bangladesh by placing second in the Men’s 50m pistol event at the 21st Commonwealth Games at Belmont Shooting Centre in Brisbane, Australia.

Shakil scored 220.5 overall, in the final to win the silver medal on Wednesday (April 11), while Australian Daniel Repacholi placed first to win the gold medal with a score of 227.2.

Shakil Ahmed, 22, hailing from Khulna, won gold medal in the same event in 2016 SA Games in Assam with a score of 187.6.

Earlier, Abdullah Hel Baki, 28, placed 2nd to win silver for the first time in 2014.

BDST: 1222 HRS, APR 11, 2018


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