Glasgow, 25 July-2014: Indian shooter Abhinav Bindra won the gold medal in the 10 m air rifle event giving India its third gold medal in the 2014 Commonwealth Games held in Glasgow, Scotland. Bindra created a Final Games Record (FGR) with a score of 205.3 points beating his nearest rival Abdullah Baki from Bangladesh.
Another Indian shooter R Kumar lost out on a medal chance, after being eliminated at fourth position.
Bindra’s gold medal performance put India on fourth position with 9 medals – 3 gold, 4 silver, 2 bronze. England (18 medals), Australia (15), Scotland (10), lead the medal tally.