newsshooting18 days ago

ISSF World Shotgun Championship | Ankur Mittal wins silver at men's double trap event

India’s Ankur Mittal has won a silver in the ongoing World Shotgun Championship in Moscow scoring 66 points at men's double trap event before losing to Vitaly Fokeev. A silver medal by young Ahvar Rizvi in the junior individual category has now taken India to the fourth position in the Championship.
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newsshooting19 days ago

Indian mixed trap team disappoints at ISSF Shotgun World Championships

India had a disappointing outing in mixed team trap event at the ISSF Shotgun World Championship in Moscow with the pairs of Zoravar Singh-Seema Tomar and Kynan Chenai-Sreyasi Singh finishing at the 24th and 33rd spot respectively. India will now look at the men’s and junior’s events for a medal.
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newsshootinga month ago

Kynan Chenai wins bronze in Men’s trap event at 7th Asian Shotgun Championship

Indian shooter Kynan Chenai did well to finish behind Kuwait’s Abdulrahman Al Faihan and Talal Al-Rashidi in the men’s trap event at the 7th Asian Shotgun Championship as he won his first senior medal at the international level. His win takes India to two golds and one bronze in the competition.
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newsshooting2 months ago

Ankur Mittal wins gold at Asian Shotgun Championship

Ankur Mittal has continued his splendid run of form this year as he secured a gold medal in the individual event in men’s double trap at the 7th Asian Shotgun Championship in Astana, Kazakhstan on Saturday. India have also won the team gold in the double trap event in the Championship.
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newsshooting3 months ago

Anish Bhanwala wins gold at ISSF Junior World Championship with record score

15-year-old Anish Bhanwala scored a record 579 points in the Junior men's 25m Standard Pistol Individual event to win the Gold medal at ISSF Junior World Championship yesterday. The teenager's accomplishment helped India claim the silver medal after finishing second in the overall standings.
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newsshooting3 months ago

Jitu Rai and Heena Sidhu win Gold for India at Shooting World Cup

Indian shooters Heena Sidhu and Jitu Rai have secured the Gold medal for India at the ongoing Shooting World Cup in Gabala in the mixed team 10m Air Pistol (demo) event. The mixed team air pistol event is one of the new events that has been added to the shooting events for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
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newsshooting4 months ago

ISSF World Cup | Indian medal hopes pinned on Heena Sidhu and Sanjeev Rajput after Jitu Rai bows out

The hopes of a medal at the ISSF World Cup now rests on the shoulders of Heena Sidhu and Sanjeev Rajput after Jitu Rai and Tejaswini Sawant failed to make it into the final of their respective events. Jitu ended up 10th on the board while Tejaswini could only muster a final position of 15.
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newsshooting4 months ago

Indian customs detain Olympian shooters for over 12 hours

Olympian shooters Gurpreet Singh and Kynan Chenai were detained at the Indira Gandhi International airport along with 10 other shooters today while they were returning to India after participating in Plzen shooting Grand Prix. The shooters had to stay at the airport for more than 12 hours.
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newsshooting6 months ago

Ankur Mittal wins gold at the ISSF world cup in Mexico

Ankur Mittal has landed India’s first medal at the ISSF world cup in Mexico by clinching gold in the men’s double trap event on Wednesday. Mittal, who has set a world record in the process, has beaten Australia’s James Willet and China’s Ying Qui to claim top honors at the event.
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newsshooting7 months ago

ISSF World Cup| Jitu Rai wins gold in 50m pistol event; Amanpreet secures silver

Jitu Rai has won his first gold medal at the ISSF World Cup in New Delhi by clinching the top position in the 50m men’s air pistol event, while Amanpreet Singh won the silver in the event. This is Jitu’s second medal in as many days after his bronze in the 10m pistol event on Tuesday.
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