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Naresh Kumar Sharma finishes 40th in 50m rifle prone

India's Naresh Kumar Sharma failed to advance to the final round of the mixed 50m rifle prone-SH1 event at the Paralympic Games in Rio on Wednesday.

Sharma shot a total of 591, finishing 40th in the qualification round at the Olympic Shooting Centre. The top eight shooters advanced to the final.

In the qualifying round, each shooter fires 60 shots in four series within 50 minutes. In his first series, Sharma scored 97.7, followed by scores of 98.3, 99.1 and 96.9 respectively in the remaining three series.

The 50m rifle prone-SH1 event was the final shooting event for the Indian contingent in Rio.