Born on 5th January 1994 in Chandigarh, Anjum Moudgil is an Indian rifle shooter. She is pursuing her Masters in sports psychology and loves painting. Anjum has bagged numerous medals in rifle shooting with her astounding performance at various national as well as international stages.
At the 7th Asian Air Gun Shooting Championship, Anjum earned a bronze medal by shooting a score of 611.9 in 10m air riflewomen junior category. The same year in May, she represented India at the first ISSF Junior Cup and spotted the 14th position.
At the 57th National Shooting Championship2013, Anjum won seven medals through her supersonic performance in three events.
At the Commonwealth Shooting Federation Championships of 2017, Anjum won silver and a bronzemedal in 10 m air rifle and 50 m rifle prone event, respectively.
In 2018, Anjum participated at the 50 m rifle 3 positions event of the ISSF World Cup as well as the Commonwealth Games and bagged silver medals.
Born on 5th January 1981, in Haryana, Sanjeev Rajput is a prominent Indian shooter who has led the sport in India to new heights by winning numerous international accolades. He started his shooting career in 2004 and predominantly participates in 50m rifle events.
A brief account of his achievements as a shooter:-
Made an astounding debut in 2004 by winning 3 gold and a silver medal at the SAF Games
Won bronze medals in the 50m rifle prone singles event at the 2006 Commonwealth Games, held in Melbourne and at the Asian Games, held in Doha
In 2010, he secured silver medals in 10m air rifle event of the ISSF World Cup, held in Sydney and Asian Games that took place in Guangzhou
For his sincere efforts in shooting sports, the Government of India has honoured him with the "Arjuna Award"
Bagged a gold medal in 50m Rifle3 Positions event of the ISSF World Cup, held in Changwon in 2011
Won a bronze medal in 10m Air Rifle Team event at the 2014 Asian Games, held in Incheon and a silver medal in Men's 50 m rifle; 3 positions event of Commonwealth Games, held in Glasgow
In 2016, Sanjeev again participated in the ISSF World Cup which was conducted in Baku and clinched a silver medal in 50m air rifle 3 positions event.
In 2017, Sanjeev competed in the 50m rifle 3 positions event of the Commonwealth Shooting Federation Championship and earned a silver medal
At the Commonwealth Games of 2018, held in Gold Coast, Australia, Sanjeev bagged a gold medal in the 50m rifle 3 positions
Born on 5th January 1981, in Rajasthan, Bajrang Lal Takhar is an Indian rower who earned India's first gold medal in rowing at the Asian Games. He serves the Indian Army as the Naib Subedar in the Rajputana rifles regiment.
Won a silver medal at the Asian Games of 2006, held in Doha.
Also won two gold medals at the 2006 South Asian Games, held in SriLanka.
Bagged a gold medal at the 2007 Asian Championships, held in Korea.
Awarded the Arjuna Award by the Government of India, in 2008.
Added another feather in his cap by winning a gold medal at the 2010 Asian Games, held in Guangzhou.
Bestowed with the "Padma Shri" Award in the year 2013.
Earned a bronzemedal at the 2014 Asian Games, held in Incheon