The Indian team of Heena Sidhu and Jitu Rai defeated France in 10m Air Pistol Mixed Team event at the ISSF World Cup Final on Tuesday in New Delhi.India won gold in with this team at the Dr Karni Singh Shooting Ranges in the national capital. China bagged the bronze medal.
Rai and Sidhu scored 483.4 points to claim the top spot, the French team of Florian Fouquet and Ceine Goberville ended with silver after managing to shoot 481.1 points.
The event is being held in India for the first time.
Rai, a Commonwealth and Asian Games gold-medallist, and Sidhu, also a former Commonwealth Games gold-winner, picked up their third gold together in the mixed team event, being held officially for the first time at an ISSF World Cup.