Sanjeev Rajput shot 1160 and finished 41st in men's free rifle 3-position event in the shooting World Cup in Fort Benning, US, on Thursday.

Rajput returned scores of 393 in prone, 378 in standing and 389 in kneeling. Rajput had shot 1171 in the elimination round, but dropped three points in prone and eight points in standing, in the subsequent qualifying round.

The results: Men's 50m free rifle 3-position:1. Zhu Qinan (Chn) 1280.4 (1181); 2. Niccolo Campriani (Ita) 1277.3 (1177); 3. Simon Beyeler (Sui) 1276.8 (1180); 41. Sanjeev Rajput 1160; 51. Satyendra Singh 1152.

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