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newsshooting5 days ago

2021 National Shooting Championships to be held from November 18 to December 14

The National Shooting Championships will be staged after a two-year gap, after the tournament was cancelled owing to the Covid-19 pandemic. The pistol events will be held at Dr Karni Singh Shooting Range, in New Delhi, while the rifle events will be hosted at the MP State Shooting Academy in Bhopal.
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newsshooting8 days ago

Will not go to 2024 Paris Olympics, happy with the junior squad, reveals Jaspal Rana

Indian shooting coach Jaspal Rana has made it clear that he doesn’t want to prepare himself for the 2024 Paris Olympics; rather he wants to serve the junior squad and develop fresh talents for the future. India won as many as 43 medals in the recently concluded 2021 ISSF Junior World Championships.
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newsshooting14 days ago

2021 ISSF World Championships | India end campaign as the most successful nation, with 43 medals

The Indian shooting contingent finished with 43 medals, including 17 golds to finish as the most successful nation at the 2021 ISSF Junior World Championships. Vijayveer Sidhu, Rhythm Sangwan, Arjun Singh Cheema, and Shikha Narwal were the gold medallists on the closing day of the competition.
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newsshooting15 days ago

Spending money on shooters participating in non-Olympic events is an absolute waste, claims Ronjan Singh Sodhi

Former double-trap world champion Ronjan Singh Sodhi claimed that spending so much money on shooters to appear in non-Olympic events at the ISSF Junior World Championships was a total waste. The shooter from Punjab featured at the 2012 London Olympics, after winning gold at the 2011 ISSF World Cup.
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newsshooting17 days ago

2021 ISSF Junior World Championships | India claim three gold medals on final day, end campaign with 30 medals

The Indian contingent claimed three gold medals and a silver on the final day of the 2021 ISSF Junior World Championships in Lima, Peru, on Friday. The pair of 2020 Tokyo Olympian Aishwary Pratap Singh Tomar and Ayushi Podder claimed silver in the 50m rifle 3 positions mixed team event.
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newsshooting18 days ago

2021 ISSF Junior World Championships | India wins 10th gold medal, increases tally to 23

The Indian shooting contingent claimed three medals - a gold, a silver, and a bronze to take the tally to 23 at the ongoing ISSF Junior World Championships, on Thursday. The duo of Vijayveer Sidhu and Rhythm Sangwan had the better of Thailand’s pair to claim the gold medal in 25m mixed team event.
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newsshooting19 days ago

ISSF Junior World Championship | India win silver in men's trap team event, 20th medal overall

India add yet another medal to their tally, 20th overall, after the trio of Bakhtyaruddin Malek, Shardul Vihan and Vivaan Kapoor won the silver in men's trap team event at the Junior World Championship in Lima, Peru. On last day of competition, as many as five gold medals will be up for grabs.
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newsshooting19 days ago

2021 ISSF Junior World Championship | Indian women's pistol team claims gold medal

The Indian women's junior pistol team claimed a gold medal in the women's 25m air pistol event at the ongoing ISSF (International Shooting Sport Federation) Junior World Championship in Lima. The trio of Manu Bhaker, Naamya Kapoor, and Rhythm Sangwan defeated 16-4 in the gold medal match.
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newsshooting20 days ago

2021 ISSF Junior World Championships | Indian pistol shooters claim top spots after opening round of qualifications

Indian pistol shooters were at the top of their game and occupied top spots after the first round of the qualification stage in the men’s 25m rapid fire pistol event at the 2021 ISSF Junior World Championship in Lima, Peru, on Tuesday. Meanwhile, the Indian rifle and shotgun shooters were below par.
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newsshooting21 days ago

2021 Junior Shooting World Championship | Naamya Kapoor, Aishwary Pratap Singh Tomar register gold medal wins

14-year old Naamya Kapoor scripted a memorable gold medal win in the women's 25m pistol event at the Junior Shooting World Championships, on Monday. Adding to the triumph, 2020 Tokyo Olympics participant Aishwary Pratap Singh Tomar completed a similar feat in the men's 50m rifle 3 positions event.
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