newsshooting9 days ago

Pawan Singh becomes first Indian ISSF jury member to get selected for Olympics

Pawan Singh has become the first shooting jury from India to get selected for the Olympics as ISSF appointed him to officiate in the upcoming 2020 Tokyo Olympics. Pawan will join the four-member team of the Result, Timing and Score (RTS) Jury member at the global sporting extravaganza next year.
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newsshooting12 days ago

ISSF Shotgun World Cup | Kenan Chenai narrowly misses out on making finals

India’s Kenan Chenai shot a commendable 122 out of 125 in qualifying but still failed to make it to the finals after finding himself in seven-man shoot-off against superior opponents. The Hyderabad shooter missed his eighth shoot-off target to finish seventh at the ISSF Shotgun World Cup in the UAE.
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newsshooting20 days ago

Abhinav Bindra inaugurates state-of-the-art performance management centre in Pune

Former Olympian Abhinav Bindra has inaugurated a state-of-the-art physiotherapy and rehabilitation centre in the city of Pune, Maharashtra on Monday. The centre in Pune will be managed by the Abhinav Bindra Foundation and is the fifth ABTP centre after Mohali, Delhi, Bangalore and Bhubaneswar.
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newsshooting21 days ago

Asian Airgun Championships | India dominate with a tally of 25 medals

The Indian shooting contingent finished with a total tally of 25 medals in the recently concluded Asian Air Gun Championships, which was held in Chinese Taipei. The Indian shooters won 16 gold, five silver medals, and four bronze medals to assert their dominance at the Asian showpiece.
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newsshooting22 days ago

Asian Airgun Championships | Elavenil Valarivan, Divyansh Singh Panwar clinch gold

Divyansh Singh Panwar and Elavenil Valarivan have bagged the individual gold medals in the 10m air rifle as the Indian shooters continued to dominate proceedings at the ongoing Asian Airgun Championships in Taipei. India’s overall tally stands at 12 gold, four silver, and two bronze medals.
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newsshooting22 days ago

Only India is making progress in shooting, opines Abhinav Bindra

Abhinav Bindra is of the opinion that only India is improving in shooting while all other countries are stagnated. The Olympics gold-medallist is hopeful that more Indian sportspersons will qualify for the upcoming Tokyo Olympics and then there will be more chances of winning medals.
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newsshooting23 days ago

Asian Airgun Championships | Sarabjot Singh, Esha Singh clinch 10m air pistol junior gold medals

Sarabjot Singh has won the men’s 10m air pistol event at the ongoing 12th Asian Airgun Championship in Taoyuan, Taipei. In the corresponding event for the female shooters, Esha Singh has bagged another gold medal for India to take the overhaul tally of golds to eight in the championship. 
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newsshooting24 days ago

Asian Airgun Championships | One gold and two silver medals for India on Day 2

Shreya Agrawal and Yash Vardhan clinched a gold medal in the junior 10m air rifle mixed team event at the Asian Airgun Championships where Mehuli Ghosh and Keval Prajapati bagged a silver medal. Ravi Kumar and Elavenil Valarivan stood second in the 10m air rifle mixed team event among seniors.
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newsshooting25 days ago

NRAI gets interim relief, ISSF 2020 World Cup may still be held in Delhi

The NRAI has got a temporary relief until August from the ISSF, as the apex international federation has decided that the World Cup might still happen in Delhi. The NRAI needs to get approval from the Government of India, before the deadline, in order to be eligible to host future global events.
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newsshootinga month ago

Asian Airgun Championship | Manu Bhaker, Saurabh Chaudhary wins 10m air pistol mixed team gold

Manu Bhaker and Saurabh Chaudhary have won the gold medal in the 10m air pistol mixed team category at the ongoing 12th Asian Airgun Championship in Taoyuan in Taipei. Earlier the Indian pair had broken the qualification world record at the event in the process of winning the title.
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