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Iranian shooters snatch 1 bronze in Asian Games

Jakarta, Iranian shooting squad received a bronze medal at 2018 Asian Games which is underway in Jakarta, Indonesia.

Iran's Mah Lagha Jam Bozorg in rifle three positions received a bronze medal.

50 meter rifle three positions is an International Shooting Sport Federation event, a miniature version of 300 meter rifle three positions. It consists of the kneeling, prone, and standing positions, fired in that order, with 3A�40 shots for men and 3A�20 shots for women.

The Iranian outfit at the 2018 Asian Games comprises 280 sportsmen and 98 sportswomen who will compete in 42 sports fields.

The 2018 Asian Games kicked off on August 18 and will wrap up on September 2 in the Indonesian cities of Jakarta and Palembang.

Over 11,000 athletes from 45 Asian countries attended the competition.

The 2018 Asian Games, officially known as the 18th Asian Games and also known as Jakarta Palembang 2018, is a pan-Asian multi-sport event underway in the Indonesian cities of Jakarta and Palembang.

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency - IRNA

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