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Rahi Sarnobat : Biography, Profile, Records, Awards and Achievement

Rahi Sarnobat: Biography, Profile, Records, Awards and Achievement

Rahi Jeevan Sarnobat  is a female athlete from India.

Rahi Sarbohat competes in the event of 25 metres pistol shooting.

She won the Gold at 2018 Asian Games at Jakarta Palembang in Women’s 25 metre pistol event.

Rahi’s inspiration is 50m rifle prone world champion Tejaswini Sawant.

She became India’s first pistol shooter to win gold medal in the world cup.

Rahi Sarnobat Personal Information

Rahi was born on October 30, 1990 at Kolhapur, India.

Rahi Sarnobat height is 5.2 ft (1.6 m).

Rahi Sarnobat weight is 67 kg (148 lb).

Rahi Sarnobat age is 27 years.

Rahi Sarnobat Sports Information

CountryIndia
Sport25 metre pistol
ClubShiva Chattrapati Sports Complex, Pune
TeamIndia
Coached byAnatolii Piddubnyi
Now coachingBalewadi Shooting Range, Pune

Rahi Sarnobat Career

She who two gold medals in 2010 Commonwealth Games in Delhi, India.

Rahi won the bronze medal in world cup 2011.

He got selected for London Olympics in the year 2012.

She won the 25m pistol event in the ISSF World cup in Changwon. In 2014 Commonwealth Games at Glasgow.

She won the Bronze medal in the 25-metre pistol team event at the 2014 Asian Games at Incheon,

In May 2015, Rahi was recommended for the country’s prestigious, Arjuna Award by the National Rifle Association of India(NRAI).

On August 22, 2018, she became the first Indian woman individual Asian games gold medalist in shooting by winning the 25 meter pistol event.

Rahi Sarnobat Medal Tally

YearChampionshipVenueMedal
2013 ISSF WORLD CUP South Korea Gold
2010 Commonwealth Games Delhi Gold
2014 Commonwealth Games Glassgow Gold
2014 Asian Games Incheon Bronze
2018 Asian Games Jakarta Gold

Some More Medal Winners in Asian Games 2018

Shooter Deepak Kumar

Vinesh Phogat

Lakshay Sheoran

Shooter Saurabh Choudhary

Divya Kakran 

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