Deepak Kumar bags bronze medal at Asian Shooting Championships, secure Olympic quota

Indian shooter Deepak Kumar on Tuesday booked his berth in the Tokyo Olympics 2020 in men's 10m rifle after he bagged a bronze medal in the Asian Shooting Championships.

Also, Kumar became the 10th Indian shooter to win a Tokyo Olympic 2020 quota.

Sports Authority of India (SAI) took to Twitter and congratulated Kumar on his achievement.

"Deepak wins Olympic quota! On his birthday #TOPSAthlete #DeepakKumar gives himself the best present securing a quota in men's 10m air rifle after winning bronze at the #AsianShooting C'ships. He becomes 10th Indian shooter to win a #Tokyo2020 quota. Many congratulations," SAI tweeted.