newsshooting5 days 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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newsshooting9 days 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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newsshooting10 days 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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newsshooting11 days 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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newsshooting13 days 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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newsshooting13 days 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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newsshooting14 days ago

One needs to be psychologically and physically strong in Olympics, says Rahi Sarnobat

Asian Games gold medalist Rahi Sarnobat has stated that she wants to be psychologically and physically strong to achieve success in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. The Indian shooter credited her coach Munkhbayar Dorjsuren for the historic gold that she clinched in women's 25m pistol event at the Asiad.
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newsshooting14 days ago

Junior men's skeet team tops qualifying round at ISSF World Championship

The Indian junior men's skeet team has made it to the next round at the ongoing ISSF World Championship in Changwon, South Korea and will fight for gold after finishing the qualifiers at the top spot. However, India failed to secure a medal on the ninth day of the World Championship.
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newsshooting16 days ago

Shooting World Championships | Ankur Mittal, Shardul Vihan, and Mohammed Asab clinch bronze

The trio of Ankur Mittal, Shardul Vihan, and Mohammed Asab has bagged bronze in the double trap team event at the Shooting World Championships in South Korea. The team finished with a total score of 408, behind Italy and the China, who finished first and second, respectively.
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newsshooting17 days ago

Junior World Championship | Shreya Agarwal and Divyansh Panwar win bronze in the 10m air rifle event

Shreya Agarwal and Divyansh Singh Panwar teamed up to win bronze medal in the 10m air rifle event at the Junior World Championship being held in Changwon on Wednesday. After maintaining the second spot in the finals, the duo slipped to third place at the end of the fourth series with a score of 435.
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