newsshooting2 days ago

Told everyone we’ll come back with four medals from youth Olympics, says NRAI president

A jubilant NRAI president, Raninder Singh, lavished praise on the young shooters who returned with four medals from the ongoing Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires. Manu Bhaker, Saurabh Chaudhary, Shahu Mane, and Mehuli Gosh bagged medals for the Indian shooting contingent at the Games.
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newsshooting8 days ago

Youth Olympic Games | Tababi Devi Thangjam and Tushar Mane secure early medals for India

India won two silver medals at the summer 2018 Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires, thanks to the efforts of Tushar Mane and Tababi Devi Thangjam. While mane secured his medal in the Men’s 10 meter air rifle event and Tababi Devi Thangjam became the first athlete to win a medal in judo for India.
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newsshooting10 days ago

Shooting | Rahi Sarnobat emphasizes reading as weapon in her success

Rahi Sarnobat has stated that reading helps an athlete grow in both personal and professional life. Rahi became the first woman to win a gold medal in shooting for India at Asian Games as she won the said medal in the women’s 25 metres pistol event at 2018 Asian Games in Indonesia.
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newsshooting14 days ago

Manu Bhaker named India's flag bearer for Youth Olympics

Teenage shooter Manu Bhaker has been named as the flag-bearer of the Indian contingent in the opening ceremony of the 3rd Youth Olympic Games which is set to be held in Buenos Aires, Argentina from October 6-18. India is sending 46 athletes to compete across 13 sports in this prestigious event.
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newsshootinga month ago

We are convinced Jaspal was the best candidate for Dronacharya Award, says Raninder Singh

According to National Rifle Association of India (NRAI) president Raninder Singh, junior Shooting coach Jaspal Rana was the best name for the Dronacharya Award. As for his contributions, Coach Jaspal Rana had worked towards the development of shooters like Manu Bhaker and Anish Bhanwala.
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newsshootinga month ago

ISSF World Championships | Indian shooters occupy third position in medals tally

Indian shooters went ahead to establish themselves at the third position in terms of medals tally at the ISSF World Championships, which was held at Changwon, South Korea. The shooters finished with 27 medals, out which 11 were gold, nine silver, and seven bronze medals.
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newsshootinga month ago

ISSF World Championships | Indian youngsters continue with gold run on last day

The young crop of Indian shooters has impressed again as the likes of Vijayveer Sidhu, Rajkanwar Singh Sandhu and Adarsh Singh bagged gold in the team event at the ISSF World Championships. Gurpreet Singh also won a silver in the senior men's standard pistol event on the last day of the competition.
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newsshootinga month ago

ISSF World Championships | India adds two more gold medals to overall tally

Teenager Udhayveer Sidhu bagged an individual gold in the men’s 25m air pistol event at the ongoing ISSF World Championships in Changwon, Korea. Udhayveer (587) along with his twin brother Vijayveer Sidhu (581) and Rajkanwar Singh Sandhu (568) won gold for India in the team event as well.
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newsshootinga month ago

SAI rejects appointment of five coaches, lashes out at NRAI for objecting

The Sports Authority of India (SAI) has rejected the appointment of five shooting coaches lashing out at National Rifle Association of India (NRAI) for objecting the decision. Out of the 29 names submitted by NRAI, five coaches were rejected, having not met the required criteria as mentioned by SAI.
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newsshootinga month ago

ISSF World Championships | Junior men's skeet team bags silver, Gurnihal Singh Garcha gets individual bronze

The junior Indian men's skeet team has bagged a silver medal in the finals of the ongoing ISSF World Championships in Changwon, Korea on Tuesday. Gurnihal Singh Garcha, who is a part of the silver-winning team, also managed to win bronze in the individual men's skeet team at the World Championships.
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