11 January, Kathmandu. Nepali shooter Sushmita Nepal will take part in the ISSF World Cup Rifle/Pistol to be held in Jakarta, Indonesia from January 27 to February 8.
Olympic scholarship holder Sushmita will compete in the women’s 10m air rifle. Sushmita’s coach Pradeep eats.
Nepal Olympic Committee President Jeevan Ram Shrestha, General Secretary Neelendra Raj Shrestha, Vice President Chaturanand Rajvaidya and Nepal Shooting Association President Pushpadas Shrestha bid him farewell.
According to the Nepal Shooting Association, Sushmita is confident of doing well in the competition. Olympic Committee President Shrestha said the competition would be a good opportunity for Olympic scholarship athletes to gain experience.