newsshooting2 days ago

KSS Shooting Championship | Om Prakash Mitharwal, Vijay Kumar and Abhidnya Patil grab double gold medals

Om Prakash Mitharwal, Vijay Kumar and Abhidnya Patil have each won two gold medals at 18th KSS Memorial Shooting Championship in Delhi. Mitharwal edged past Omkar Singh by just 1 point to win the gold while Kumar marked his return with a successful campaign with Haryana, winning two gold medals.
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newsshooting4 days ago

Elavenil Valarivan smashes world record to clinch gold in 10m air rifle trials

Elavenil Valarivan shot a 253 in the 10m air rifle trials final, surpassing the world record of 252.4, enroute to winning the gold medal in the senior women's category. She also clinched gold in the junior event while Mehuli Ghosh, who had won two golds earlier, had to settle for silver this time.
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newsshooting4 days ago

Mehuli Ghosh dominates KSS Memorial Shooting Championship with two golds

West Bengal's Mehuli Ghosh produced brilliant performances to win gold medals in both the Senior and Junior 10m Air Rifle event at the KSS Memorial Shooting Championship on Monday. Maharashtra's Nupur Patil edged Nischal Singh of Haryana to grab gold in Youth 10m Air Rifle event.
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newsshooting5 days ago

If the learning curve improves, shooting curve will naturally come up, says Suma Shirur

Suma Shirur, the High Performance Coach for the junior Indian rifle team, has said that young Indian shooters should learning technique and train properly to succeed. She credited both the National Rifle Association of India and the former shooters for the upsurge of young shooters.
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newsshooting5 days ago

Adarsh Singh claims his fourth gold while Mehuli Ghosh tops the charts in the KSS Shooting Championship

Adding to his gold tally, Adarsh Singh from Haryana won in both the 25m Standard Pistol senior and junior category, whereas Mehuli Ghosh topped the selections in the 18th KSS Shooting Championship on Sunday. With a score of 576, Adarsh Singh secured the top of the podium for himself in the event.
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newsshooting6 days ago

Meghana Sajjanar and Tejas Krishna Prasad win gold for Karnataka in KSS Championship

Meghana Sajjanar, along with her partner Tejas Krishna Prasad, has clinched gold for Karnataka in the 10m air rifle mixed senior event at the 18th Kumar Surendra Singh Memorial Shooting Championship. Karnataka finished the event strongly and finished 3.4 points ahead of Punjab in first place.
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newsshooting8 days ago

Anil Kumar wins 10m Air Rifle as Gagan Narang misses out on medal

Anil Kumar put in a strong performance to clinch the gold in 10m Air Rifle in the 18th KSS Memorial Shooting Championship while 2012 Olympic medalist Gagan Narang missed out on a medal after topping qualification. In 10m Air Rifle youth, Shahu Mane edged out Aishwariya Tomar for gold.
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newsshooting9 days ago

Vijay Kumar grabs bronze, shooting team wins gold on day 1 of KSS Shooting

Olympic silver medallist Vijay Kumar has won a bronze medal in his pet 25m rapid fire pistol event and helped the shooting team win the gold medal on the first day of the 18th KSS Memorial Shooting Championship. Arpit Goel dominated from start and won gold medal in 25m rapid fire pistol.
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newsshooting14 days ago

Priya Singh to receive financial help from SAI to make it to Indian team

SAI has come forward to help shooter Priya Singh manage her lack of funds and improve her scores. Priya was one of the six candidates shortlisted to represent India in the 50m rifle prone at the ISSF Junior World Cup and was in danger of missing the event because of lack of funds.
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newsshootinga month ago

ISSF World Cup | Om Prakash Mitharwal finishes 7th while Jitu Rai struggles again

Despite making to the finals, Om Prakash Mitharwal could not produce his best as he finished 7th in the Men's 10m Air Pistol of the ISSF World Cup Rifle in Munich on Friday. Meanwhile, his compatriots Shahzar Rizvi and Jitu Rai shot scores of 579 and 577 to finish 12th and 28th respectively.
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