newsshooting17 days ago

Jitu Rai wins gold in 50m pistol event with record score

Jitu Rai grabbed the men's 50m pistol national title with a new national record score of 233 at the 61st National Shooting Championship in Thiruvananthapuram on Friday. Navy's Omkar Singh (222.0) and his teammate Jai Singh (198.4) secured silver and bronze medals respectively, in the final round.
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newsshooting25 days ago

Reports : No shooting at 2022 Commonwealth Games

As per a report, it has learned that shooting has been excluded from the events list of the 2022 Commonwealth Games. National Rifle Association of India president Raninder Singh has stated that they have written to the IOA and the Sports Ministry and made them aware of the situation.
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newsshootinga month ago

Asian Airgun Championship | Saurabh Chaudhary and Manu Bhaker win gold and silver respectively in10m rifle

Saurabh Chaudhary bagged a gold medal and Manu Bhaker silver, in their respective 10m Rifle/Pistol Youth event to book quota places for the 2018 Youth Olympic Games. India ended their 10th Asian Airgun Championship campaign with an impressive 21 medals- 6 gold, 8 silver and 7 bronze over four days.
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newsshootinga month ago

India win five medals on opening day of Asian Airgun Shooting Championships

India opened the 10th Asian Airgun Shooting Championships with a bang as Ravi Kumar clinched an individual bronze in the men’s 10m air, while Arjun Babuta won a silver in the junior men’s event. Apart from them, India also bagged three team silver medals under Deepak Kumar’s leadership.
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newsshooting2 months ago

Against hosting Olympics in India right now, says Abhinav Bindra

Abhinav Bindra has rejected the idea of India hosting the Olympics stating that unless the country can realistically win 40 gold medals, a bid should not be made. He has also quashed the notion that the lack of money was the biggest problem in India, explaining that it's the lack of quality coaches.
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newsshooting2 months ago

Commonwealth Shooting Championships | Satyendra wins gold, India finish with 20 medals

Satyendra Singh and Sanjeev Rajput have won a gold and a silver respectively in the 50m rifle 3 positions event on Monday which helped India end the Commonwealth Championships campaign with 20 medals. India won a total of six gold, seven silver, and seven bronze during the championships.
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newsshooting2 months ago

Commonwealth Shooting Championship | Prakash Nanjappa wins gold in 50m pistol event

Prakash Nanjappa helped India make a clean sweep at the Commonwealth Shooting Championship yet again on Friday in the 50m pistol event as India won all the three positions. The silver medal was claimed by Amanpreet Singh while Jitu Rai clinched the bronze medal with a third-place finish.
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newsshooting2 months ago

Commonwealth Shooting Championships | Gagan Narang wins silver in 50m rifle event

Gagan Narang has clinched the silver medal in the men’s 50m rifle prone event at the Commonwealth Shooting Championships after a disappointing performance in the 10m Air Pistol event. Swapnil Suresh Kusale and Anuraj Singh also grabbed medals for India by winning bronze in their respective events.
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newsshooting3 months ago

Indian shooters win gold, silver and bronze at Commonwealth Shooting Championship

Indian pistol shooters were at their sharpest best at the 10m air pistol event on Wednesday as they picked up gold, silver and bronze medals in Commonwealth Shooting Championship in Singapore. While Shahzar Rizvi won gold, Omkar Singh, and Jitu Rai won silver and bronze medals respectively.
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newsshooting3 months ago

Heena Sidhu secures gold at Commonwealth Shooting Championships

Indian shooter Heena Sidhu has continued her good form going into the Commonwealth Shooting Championships by clinching the gold medal in the women's 10m Air Pistol event Brisbane today. On the men's side, Deepak Kumar also got onto the podium with a bronze medal in the 10m Air Rifle event.
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