newsshooting22 days ago

ISSF World Cup | Pool of Indian shooters is widening, says former India coach Lazlo Szucsak

Former India coach Lazlo Szucsak is of the opinion that the situation of shooting India is seeing a positive change with the widening of the pool of shooters in the country. The reputed coach has noticed one important thing in India and that is the lack of depth in women’s rifle 3 Position.
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newsshooting23 days ago

ISSF World Cup | Manu Bhaker, Saurabh Chaudhary bag gold in mixed team event

Indian shooters Manu Bhaker and Saurabh Chaudhary have clinched gold in 10m Air Pistol mixed team event at the ongoing ISSF World Cup in Delhi. India clinched its third medal at the event by getting better of their Chinese opponents with a total score of 483.4 in the finals on Wednesday.
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newsshooting25 days ago

ISSF World Cup | I was not thinking about the world record, just wanted to give my best, explains Saurabh Chaudhary

After bagging a World Cup gold medal with a world record and an Olympic quota as well, Saurabh Choudhary has mentioned that he was never thinking about the world record nor about the Olympic quota and was just focused to give his best. He finished on a record score of 245 securing an Olympic berth.
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newsshootinga month ago

ISSF World Cup | Saurav Chaudhary wins gold, Manu Bhaker loses Olympic berth

Young Saurabh Chaudhary continued India’s gold fest in the World Cup being held in New Delhi as he created a world record scoring 245 in the 10m air pistol event. 17-year-old Manu Bhaker, on the other hand, finished fifth in the 25m pistol event as she lost her berth for the 2020 Olympics.
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newsshootinga month ago

Shooting | Indian coach Pavel Smirnov furious over Visa verdict, feels it will endanger India

Indian pistol coach Pavel Smirnov ridiculed officials for rejecting Visa proposals of the Pakistan contingents and exclaimed that the decision might put India in danger over IOC recognition. Foreign participants of the 25m rapid fire event were also disappointed about the unavailability of quotas.
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newsshootinga month ago

Withdrawal of quotas was the best possible outcome in the complex situation, states NRAI

The National Rifle Association of India (NRAI) has expressed its gratitude to the ISSF, IOA, and the Sports Ministry for the support during the ISSF World Cup. The NRAI had released a statement to convey gratitude and assured the IOC to address the future consequences of the unprecedented scenario.
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newsshootinga month ago

IOC suspends discussions on hosting potential Olympic-related sporting events in India

The International Olympic Committee has cancelled all talks regarding the potential applications for hosting sporting events associated with the Olympics in the country. The IOC has also asked for a guarantee from the Government of India to resume discussions on hosting such Olympic-related events.
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newsshootinga month ago

ISSF World Cup | My parents will be really happy to see me on TV, says Anjum Moudgil

Anjum Moudgil, who picked up a silver medal at the 2018 Gold Coast CWG, is excited at the prospect that her parents will see her compete on live TV during the ISSF World Cup in Delhi. The Indian shooter expressed confidence that the Indian contingent will continue to perform well.
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newsshootinga month ago

ISSF World Cup | Nothing like securing Olympic quota, reveals Manu Bhaker

A shot at an Olympic quota and the privilege of eating home-cooked food on a regular basis is currently motivating the young Indian shooters at the ongoing ISSF World Cup being held in Delhi. The likes of young starlets like Manu Bhaker, Anjum Moudgil, and others are part of the global showpiece.
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newsshootinga month ago

Reports | Pakistani shooters yet to get visa for shooting World Cup

In a sudden turn of events on Monday, the approval of visas for Pakistan shooters to travel and participate in the New Delhi World Cup was revoked. The NRAP was informed by the Indian high commission that there was a miscommunication and the visas were not approved but are still under processing.
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