Manu Bhaker Profile: 19-year-old Manu Bhaker will be seen participating in the air pistol event from India’s side in the Tokyo Olympics. At the age of 16, Manu created history by winning the gold medal in the 2018 Commonwealth Games. The special thing is that in 2018 itself, he created a sensation by winning two gold medals in the ISSF (International Shooting Sports Federation) World Cup. She has done many big feats at a young age and this is the reason why Manu has high hopes in Tokyo Olympics. Today we will tell you some unheard things about Manu Bhaker.
Excellence in sports since childhood
Manu Bhaker was born on 18 February 2002 in a village in Churu district of Rajasthan. His father was a Chief Engineer in the Merchant Navy. From the very beginning, Manu was very ahead in sports and at the age of 14, she impressed everyone with her sports in boxing, tennis, martial arts and skating. After this Manu decided to make a career in shooting.
Won silver in Asian Junior Championship at the age of 15
In the year 2017, Manu Bhaker achieved success for the first time by winning the silver medal in the international competition Asian Junior Championship. This increased his confidence and in 2017 he won 9 gold medals in the National Games held in Kerala. With this, he created panic in the shooting and confirmed his claim in the big tournament.
Gold medals won in Commonwealth Games and World Cup
In the year 2018 in the World Cup organized by the ISSF in Mexico, he won the gold medal in the 10m air pistol. After this, he created history by winning the second gold medal in the mixed team event in the same tournament. Manu’s stellar performance continued in the Commonwealth Games held in 2018 as well and made a unique record by winning the gold medal in his first Commonwealth Games.
Medal is next target in Tokyo Olympics
Manu Bhaker will try to create history once again by bringing a medal for the country in the air pistol event at the Tokyo Olympics. At a young age, he has done great things and once again the country has full hope of medals from him. When she will enter the air pistol event in the Olympics, her target will be to win a medal.
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