newsshooting20 days ago

India fail to seal Olympics quota as trio fails in 25m rapid fire event

The young trio of Anish Bhanwala, Adarsh Singh and Anhad Jawanda gave India their first medal-less day as they failed to seal the Olympics berth at the 25m rapid fire event. With the event coming to an end, India’s last hope for increasing medals tally would be the mixed pistol and rifles team.
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newsshooting21 days ago

ISSF World Cup | Yashaswini Singh Deswal clinches gold, confirms India’s ninth place at Tokyo

Yashaswini Singh Deswal clinched the 10m air pistol gold medal at the ISSF World Cup in Rio De Janeiro in Brazil, confirming India’s ninth quota place for Tokyo 2020 in shooting. This was India’s third gold medal at the event, following Elavenil Valarivan and Abhishek Verma’s efforts earlier.
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newsshooting7 months ago

Shooting | Indian coach Pavel Smirnov furious over Visa verdict, feels it will endanger India

Indian pistol coach Pavel Smirnov ridiculed officials for rejecting Visa proposals of the Pakistan contingents and exclaimed that the decision might put India in danger over IOC recognition. Foreign participants of the 25m rapid fire event were also disappointed about the unavailability of quotas.
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newsshooting7 months ago

Withdrawal of quotas was the best possible outcome in the complex situation, states NRAI

The National Rifle Association of India (NRAI) has expressed its gratitude to the ISSF, IOA, and the Sports Ministry for the support during the ISSF World Cup. The NRAI had released a statement to convey gratitude and assured the IOC to address the future consequences of the unprecedented scenario.
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newsshooting10 months ago

Adarsh Singh registers major upset by beating Anish Bhanwala in shooting nationals

17-year old teenager Adarsh Singh has pipped CWG Gold medalist Anish Bhanwala to clinch the men’s 25m Rapid Fire Pistol national title at the 62nd National Shooting Championship in Kerala on Saturday. Adarsh also won a team gold in the junior category and a silver in the individual junior finals.
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newsshootinga year 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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newsshootinga year 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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