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| On May 24, 2021 6:45 PM IST

Chinki Yadav Shooter: Age, Boyfriend, Medals, ISSF World Cup, MP, Olympics


Chinki Yadav Shooter: Born on 26 November 1997, Chinki Yadav is an Indian shooter who secured a quota place for India at the 2020 Summer Olympics by qualifying for the final of the 2019 Asian Shooting Championships. Chinki competes in the 25-metre pistol event.

Early life:

Chinki Yadav hails from Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh. Her family lived in a single-room dormitory in the premises of the Tatya Tope Nagar Sports Complex. Her father, Mehtab Singh Yadav, worked as an electrician. Chinki took up pistol shooting in 2012 and decided to make a career in it.

She trained at the Madhya Pradesh Shooting Academy under coach Jaspal Rana. Her younger brother Rajesh Yadav chose shotgun but “did not pursue it as seriously as Chinki”.

Born: 26 November 1997

Chinki Yadav  Age: 22 years

From: Bhopal Madhya Pradesh

Chinki Yadav  Height: 172 cm

Chinki Yadav Weight: 47 kgs

Chinki Yadav World Rank: 28

Chinki Yadav Medals & Achievements

Chinki Yadav ISSF Junior World Championships

  • Bronze medal in 2017 Suhl team event

Chinki Yadav ISSF Junior World Cup

  • Gold medal in 2016 Gabala team event
  • Bronze medal in 2016 Suhl team event

Chinki Yadav Asian Shooting Championships

  • Bronze medal in 2015 Kuwait city in Junior event

Family Members

Chinki Yadav Father: Mehtab Singh Yadav

Brother: Rajesh Yadav

Hobbies: Painting

Chinki Yadav Boyfriend: NA

Lesser-known facts

  • As of 2019, Yadav works as an assistant bank manage
  • Chinki Yadav Coach: She trains under the national coach Jaspal Rana
  • Vaid Prakash is her personal coach
  • Chinki Yadav sealed India’s 11th Tokyo 2020 Olympics quota place
Tags: Olympics