Shahzar Rizvi is the Indian that created history by winning gold in his first ever World Cup appearance. Not only did he win gold in his first appearance he also broke the world record with a score of 242.3 in the 10m air pistol men’s final. Shahzar Rizvi won gold in the 2018 ISSF World Cup. He hails from a small town which had the occasional carnival, where airgun shooting was a fun sport. This is where he developed his fascination for shooting. Moving on, his father bought him an airgun and that is how his inspirational journey began.
Shahzar Rizvi, who took professional coaching after finishing from school, has been a great success for India. Watch him talk about his journey!