Olympian and World Championship silver medallist archer Atanu Das has been reinducted within the Target Olympic Podium Scheme (TOPS) following his spectacular performances on the home circuit and the Archery World Cup in Antalya this yr.
Atanu, who had scored 673 factors to assert the fourth spot within the males’s recurve particular person rankings, was making a return to worldwide outside competitors after practically one-and-a-half years.
Other huge names to be included in TOPS is rifle shooter Mehuli Ghosh, who received the 10m air rifle occasion on the National Shooting Trials this yr and 15-year-old Tilottama Sen.
With key occasions in Paris 2024 qualification up head, Olympian Archer and World Championship silver medallist #AtanuDas and shooter #MehuliGhosh have been on Thursday reinducted in Target Olympic Podium Scheme (#TOPS) by the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports (#MYAS). pic.twitter.com/fiPCqXmI7P
— IANS (@ians_india) May 11, 2023
Sen had earlier received bronze in 10m air rifle occasion at Cairo World Cup this yr, that too in her debut outing within the senior circuit. She additionally has Junior World Championships bronze and staff gold below her belt which she received in 2022.
A complete of 27 new names have been inducted within the TOPS Core and Development lists which now takes the overall variety of TOPS athletes to 270 (101 in Core, 169 in Development).