Manu Bhaker is an Indian sport shooter. She represented India at the 2018 ISSF World Shooting Championships and won 2 gold medals. Bhaker became the first younger Indian pistol shooter to win a gold medal at the ISSF World Shooting Championships. Check out below for Manu Bhaker Wiki, Biography, Age, Shooter, Family, Images, and More.
Manu Bhaker Details
Manu Bhaker was born and brought up in Jhajjar, Charkhi Dadri, Haryana, India. As far as education qualification is concerned, not much information is updated about Manu bhaker over the internet. Her father Ram Kishan Bhaker works as a chief engineer in the Merchant Navy. Initially, Manu excelled in other sports like thang ta which is a Manipuri martial art, boxing, tennis, and skating. She won medals at the national games in these events.
Late, Manu Bhaker decided to take up competitive shooting. Her father invested 150000 ₹ for her dreams. Initially, Bhaker won the silver medal at the international level competition like 2017 Asian Junior Championships. Manu came to limelight after she defeated multiple World Cup medalist Heena Sidhu and broke Sidhu’s record of 240.8 points scoring 242.3 points in the final of 2017 National games in Kerala. In the 2018 International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Shooting Championships held at Guadalajara, Mexico, she won the gold medal in the Women’s 10-meter air pistol defeating a two-time Mexico champion Alejandra Zavala Vazquez. Bhaker scored 237.5 in the final match against Zavala who scored 237.1.
By winning the gold medal at the age of 16, Manu Bhaker became the youngest Indian to win a gold medal at the World Shooting Championships. She clinched the second successive gold medal paired with her partner Om Prakash Mitharval, won 10m air pistol mixed team title. The pair shot a score of 476.1 points defeating Sandra Reitz and Christian Reitz who scored 475.2.
She started shooting two years back and soon became the national champion in all three categories. Now, she was eligible to participate in: Youth (U-18), junior (U-21) and senior.
Manu Bhaker Biography
|Real Name||Manu Bhaker|
|Date of Birth||2002|
|Father Name||Ram Kishan Bhaker|
|Mother Name||Yet to be Updated|
|Educational Qualification||Yet to be Updated|
|School||Yet to be Updated|
|College||Yet to be Updated|
|Hometown||Jhajjar, Charkhi Dadri, Haryana, India|
|Husband Name||Yet to be Updated|
|Current City||Haryana, India|
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