newsshooting13 days ago

India shooters rue lack of hostel in best shooting range of India

Top Indian shooters, who have sealed their quotas for Tokyo Olympics next year, lamented the lack of lodging facilities at the Dr Karni Singh Shooting Range in New Delhi. The shooters revealed that they always had to book a hotel whenever they came to the capital city to practice or compete.
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newsshooting15 days ago

ISSF World Cup | India see a record 14 shooters qualify for finals in China

After finishing atop the medal tally table in all the four World Cups held in Delhi, Beijing, Munich, and Rio de Janeiro, the Indian shooting contingent would see as many as 14 athletes taking part in the ISSF World Cup finals in China. The finals would be held in Pultan from November 17 to 23.
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newsshooting17 days ago

Shooting World Cup | Manu Bhaker, Saurabh Chaudhary win gold, keep India atop in medal tally

After a medal-less Sunday, the star mixed team airing of Chaudhary and Bhaker managed to win gold in the Air Pistol event, which saw the duo coming from behind to best Yashaswini Singh Deswal and Abhishek Verma. India finished the World Cup with five gold, two silver and two bronze medals.
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newsshooting2 months ago

Anjum Moudgil - Arjun Babuta pair win mixed air rifle team event

Punjab’s Anjum Mudgil and Arjun Babuta got the better of West Bengal’s Mehuli Ghosh and Abhinav Shaw in a thrilling clash as they won the mixed air rifle team competition in the 12th Sardar Sajjan Singh Sethi Masters. Apart from them, Pushpanjali Rana won the women’s 25m sports pistol event.
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newsshooting2 months ago

Anjum Moudgil breaks Worlds record to clinch gold at Masters Meet

World No. 8 Anjum Moudgil managed to shoot 253.9 in the finals of the XII Sardar Sajjan Singh Sethi Memorial Masters in New Delhi on Monday, which broke Apurvi Chandela’s World Cup record. Apart from her, West Bengal’s Mehuli Ghosh won the juniors final as Elavenil Valarivan won silver.
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newsshooting3 months 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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reportshooting4 months ago

ISSF World Cup | Manu Bhaker, Saurabh Chaudhary clinch 10m air pistol mixed team gold

Manu Bhaker and Saurabh Chaudhary have bagged the third consecutive 10m air pistol mixed team gold at the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup in Munich on Thursday. The young Indian pair got the better of Ukraine’s Olena Kostevych and Oleg Omelchuk 17-9 in the final.
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newsshooting4 months ago

Anjum Moudgil and Divyansh Panwar clinch gold in ISSF World Cup

Indian shooters Anjum Moudgil and Divyansh Panwar won the mixed team gold medal against compatriots Apurvi Chandela and Deepak Kumar in the 10m Air Rifle category, who had to settle for silver. This was India’s fourth gold in the tournament as they now lead the table with five medals.
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newsshooting4 months ago

Apurvi Chandela really deserved to be number one, believes Anjum Moudgil

Anjum Moudgil is of the belief that Apurvi Chandela deserved to be the world no. 1 in ISSF rankings for women's 10m air rifle event and appreciated Chandela’s hard work. Moudgil, who is currently ranked world no. 2, has also said that there is no rivalry at all between her and Chandela.
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newsshooting5 months ago

Apurvi Chandela rises to No.1 position in 10m Air Rifle

Indian ace shooter Apurvi Chandela declared through her social media that she has climbed to the World No. 1 position in 10m Air Rifle on Tuesday after a great start to 2019. Apart from her, compatriot Anjum Moudgil has also taken her spot in the World No.2 ranking after her Beijing performance.
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