newsshooting18 hours ago

If the learning curve improves, shooting curve will naturally come up, says Suma Shirur

Suma Shirur, the High Performance Coach for the junior Indian rifle team, has said that young Indian shooters should learning technique and train properly to succeed. She credited both the National Rifle Association of India and the former shooters for the upsurge of young shooters.
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newsshootinga day ago

Adarsh Singh claims his fourth gold while Mehuli Ghosh tops the charts in the KSS Shooting Championship

Adding to his gold tally, Adarsh Singh from Haryana won in both the 25m Standard Pistol senior and junior category, whereas Mehuli Ghosh topped the selections in the 18th KSS Shooting Championship on Sunday. With a score of 576, Adarsh Singh secured the top of the podium for himself in the event.
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newsshooting2 days ago

Meghana Sajjanar and Tejas Krishna Prasad win gold for Karnataka in KSS Championship

Meghana Sajjanar, along with her partner Tejas Krishna Prasad, has clinched gold for Karnataka in the 10m air rifle mixed senior event at the 18th Kumar Surendra Singh Memorial Shooting Championship. Karnataka finished the event strongly and finished 3.4 points ahead of Punjab in first place.
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newsshooting4 days ago

Anil Kumar wins 10m Air Rifle as Gagan Narang misses out on medal

Anil Kumar put in a strong performance to clinch the gold in 10m Air Rifle in the 18th KSS Memorial Shooting Championship while 2012 Olympic medalist Gagan Narang missed out on a medal after topping qualification. In 10m Air Rifle youth, Shahu Mane edged out Aishwariya Tomar for gold.
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newsshooting5 days ago

Vijay Kumar grabs bronze, shooting team wins gold on day 1 of KSS Shooting

Olympic silver medallist Vijay Kumar has won a bronze medal in his pet 25m rapid fire pistol event and helped the shooting team win the gold medal on the first day of the 18th KSS Memorial Shooting Championship. Arpit Goel dominated from start and won gold medal in 25m rapid fire pistol.
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newsshooting10 days ago

Priya Singh to receive financial help from SAI to make it to Indian team

SAI has come forward to help shooter Priya Singh manage her lack of funds and improve her scores. Priya was one of the six candidates shortlisted to represent India in the 50m rifle prone at the ISSF Junior World Cup and was in danger of missing the event because of lack of funds.
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newsshooting24 days ago

ISSF World Cup | Om Prakash Mitharwal finishes 7th while Jitu Rai struggles again

Despite making to the finals, Om Prakash Mitharwal could not produce his best as he finished 7th in the Men's 10m Air Pistol of the ISSF World Cup Rifle in Munich on Friday. Meanwhile, his compatriots Shahzar Rizvi and Jitu Rai shot scores of 579 and 577 to finish 12th and 28th respectively.
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newsshooting25 days ago

Nipah virus outbreak in Kerala prompts NRAI to shift KSS championship and selection trials to Delhi

The Nipah virus outbreak that has led to a sense of fear amongst the people in the south has forced the hand of the NRAI as they have opted to shift the KSS championship and selection trials to Delhi. The trials will be held in the second week of June at the Dr. Karni Singh Shooting Range in Delhi.
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newsshootinga month ago

Gagan Narang's Project Leap initiative to mentor 135 young shooters

Gagan Narang has set his ambitious ‘Project Leap’ in motion to hand-pick 10 best shooters, who would be skilled enough to earn medals for India at the 2024 Olympics. As the second year of the Project is underway, 130 shooters have been selected for the trial out of 176 shooters who applied.
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newsshootinga month ago

Heena Sidhu confident of good showing in Munich World Cup

Ace Indan shooter Heena Sidhu has stated that she will give her all at the ISSF World Cup in Munich, which starts on Wednesday, and will try to win the Gold medal. The Commonwealth Games Gold medalist also added that she has been working hard in improving all aspects keeping Tokyo 2020 in mind.
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