Heena Sidhu & Manavjit Singh will be playing in piston shooting, Heena is presently one of the best pistol shooter in the world. Heena secured world record in finals of 10m air pistol scored with 203.8 & became a First female indian Pistol shooter ranked by International Shooting Sports Federation in 2014. She is qualifying for final and contesting for a medal.
Manavjit is a veteran & former shooter number one in the world, he has won gold medal at ISSF world cup and world shooting champion.
Women archery team also bring in surprise. Deepika kumara, Bombayla Devi and Laxmirani Majhi have a good chance to win after finishing seventh in qualification. There will be huge expectations from the women’s hockey team as well as they play against Japan in opening.