With one hand in her pocket and the other on the trigger, Heena Sidhu, who is also a qualified dentist, won India’s third gold medal in shooting at the 21st Commonwealth Games on April 10, 2018. She belongs to Patiala, Punjab and was born in 1989.
Sidhu became the first Indian pistol shooter to win a gold medal in an ISSF World Cup finals when she won the 10-meter air pistol event in 2013. In 2014, Sidhu was the World record holder in the 10-meter air pistol event with a final score of 203.8.
These are all her achievements as a sportsperson. But did you she is also a dentist. In 2013, Sidhu received a Bachelor of Dental Surgery. Her family is a family of shooters. Sidhu’s father was a national sports shooter.
Her brother is also a shooter in the 10-meter air pistol event. Sidhu’s uncle is a gunsmith and gun customizer.
The icing on the cake is her husband. Yes, on 7 February 2013, Sidhu married Ronak Pandit, also a pistol shooter. Sidhu resides with her husband in Goregaon, Mumbai. Her photos on the Internet can make you believe that she is a model. She is so glamorous that you can’t take your eyes off from her photos. Check them out:
Congratulations to her for her win!