newsshooting2 days ago

Kumar Surendra Singh Shooting Championship | Aishwarya Pratap Singh Tomar bags two golds

Aishwarya Pratap Singh Tomar has clinched a couple of gold medals at the Kumar Surendra Singh Shooting Championship at the Dr. Karni Singh Range in New Delhi. Tomar won both the men's and junior rifle 50-metre 3-position gold medals on Saturday to emerge as the star performer of the day.
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newsshooting3 days ago

Dropping shooting from Commonwealth Games is not good, opines Anjum Moudgil

After shooting was dropped from the 2022 Commonwealth Games programme, Indian shooter Anjum Moudgil has mentioned that leaving the sport from the Games is not good for the sport. Moudgil has also added that the issue was going on for some time in the past and is a big blow for India. 
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newsshooting3 days ago

India could skip Commonwealth Games 2022 after shooting is excluded, warns IOA

The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) has threatened to boycott the 2022 Commonwealth Games, in Birmingham, after the CGF decided to drop shooting from the Commonwealth programme. Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore had earlier urged the CGF president to ensure shooting remains a part of the 2022 edition.
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newsshooting4 days ago

Shooting excluded from Birmingham Commonwealth Games programme

The Executive Board of the Commonwealth Games Federation has decided to exclude shooting from the Commonwealth Games in the 2022 edition. The international committee met and approved the inclusion of women's cricket, beach volleyball and para table tennis for the Birmingham edition of the Games.
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newsshooting9 days ago

My father sold his house to buy rifle for me, reveals Gagan Narang

Star Indian shooter Gagan Narang has revealed, via an Instagram post, that his father has sold his house so as to buy a rifle for his son. Narang, who put up the post on Father's day, went on to add that his family stayed in a rented accommodation for almost 20 years after that.
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newsshooting16 days ago

Junior Shotgun Cup | Ayush Rudraraju beats compatriot to win gold medal

Ayush Rudraraju got the better of compatriot Gurnihal Singh Garcha in the junior men's skeet in the 11th International Junior Shotgun Cup in Orimattila to win 50-47 and clinch the yellow metal in Finland on Saturday. In women’s category, Manisha Keer won the bronze medal in junior women’s trap.
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newsshooting17 days ago

Maintaining form and scores are tougher than securing a quota for the Olympics, feels Manu Bhaker

Manu Bhaker has said that according to her, maintaining the scores and a good form is “tougher” than getting a quota for the Olympics. The 17-year-old Indian shooter missed out on a bronze medal at the ISSF World Cup in Munich but still managed to get a place at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
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newsshooting17 days ago

Top shotgun shooters accuse national coach of partiality

Prominent India shotgun shooters Shagun Chowdhary, Angad Bajwa, among others have accused shotgun coach Mansher Singh training other shooters personally and favouring them openly. They also stated that they were not allowed to train outside the national camp despite having the required attendance.
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newsshooting19 days ago

World Championship is one of best stages for athletes to perform, says Sheeraz Sheikh

Indian shooter Sheeraz Sheikh has said that the shooting World Championship is one of the best stages for an athlete to put up his best performance. Sheikh also said that the Indian shotgun team is professional and hardworking and they are getting good support from the national federation and SAI.
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newsshooting24 days ago

Kumar Surendra Singh Shooting Championship to be held alongside national trials

The 19th edition of Kumar Surendra Singh Shooting Championship would be held concurrently with the fifth national selection trials scheduled from June 17 to July 1. The event, to be staged at the Tughlakabad’s Dr. Karni Singh Range, will have 66 men and 41 women shooters for the coaching camp.
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