Ankur Mittal Bio

Ankur Mittal, an Indian Athlete, and the shooter is best known to win Gold in the Double Trap event at the 2018 ISSF World Shooting Championships at Changwon, South Korea, and a Silver Medal at the 2017 ISSF World Shotgun Championships at Moscow, Russia. He began his career in 2009 by competing in his first National Shooting Championship, where he secured a place in Junior Indian Shooting Team and has won several medals in the junior category(Under 21) till 2012. In 2013, Ankur was part of the Indian Shooting Team at the 2013 Trap Shooting World Cup held in Acapulco, Mexico.

Ankur Mittal Bio

Ankur Mittal 
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Full NameAnkur Mittal
OccupationAthlete- Sports Shooter
Personal Information
Date of Birth30-03-1992
Age (as in 2021)29 Years
Place of BirthSonipat, Haryana, India
Star SignAries
CountryIndia
GenderMale
NationalityIndian
Family and Relationships
ParentsFather: Ashok Mittal (Indian Shooter)
Mother: Name Not Known
SiblingsAjay Mittal (Younger Brother)
Marital StatusSingle
SpouseNot Yet Married
Education and More
School St. Margaret Sr. Sec. School 
CollegeBA in Hansraj College, New Delhi
UniversityMBA, Manav Rachna International University, Faridabad.
Educational QualificationPost-Graduate
Career
RankFormer World No. 1
Event(s)Double trap/Trap
Highest world ranking1
Personal best(s)145/150, 75/80(World Record)
AchievementsEarned a bronze medal at the Commonwealth Games of 2018 in double trap shooting event
At the Commonwealth Shooting Championship of 2017, Ankur bagged a gold medal. The same year, he competed at the ISSF World Shooting Championship and earned a silver medal.
Won the 6th Asian Shotgun Championship in Abu Dhabi(UAE) with a score of 143/150 (2016)
2017In Delhi, India at the ISSF World Cup, Ankur participated in Double Trap Shooting event and won a Silver Medal.
In Acapulco, Mexico at the ISSF World Cup in Double Trap Shooting event, Ankur won the Gold Medal creating a World Record.
In Astana, Kazakhstan at the 7th Asian Shotgun Championship, Ankur won a Gold Medal in Double Trap Shooting event as well as a team gold medal.
In Moscow, Russia at the ISSF Shotgun World Championships, Ankur participated in Double Trap Shooting event and won a Silver Medal.
In Brisbane, Australia at the Commonwealth Championships, Ankur won a Gold Medal in the Double Trap Shooting event.
Ankur Mittal has been ranked as World No. 1 in Double Trap Shooting (Men) and only the second Indian shooter to achieve this feat.
Awards Bheem Award from Haryana State and Arjuna Award from President of India in 2018.

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