newsshootinga month ago

Asian Airgun Championships | One gold and two silver medals for India on Day 2

Shreya Agrawal and Yash Vardhan clinched a gold medal in the junior 10m air rifle mixed team event at the Asian Airgun Championships where Mehuli Ghosh and Keval Prajapati bagged a silver medal. Ravi Kumar and Elavenil Valarivan stood second in the 10m air rifle mixed team event among seniors.
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newsshooting5 months ago

Shooting Nationals | Mehuli Ghosh secures four golds while Anjum Moudgil takes women’s 10m air rifle top honours

CWG medalist Anjum Moudgil has been on a very good run of form lately and now won the women’s 10m air rifle competition at the shooting nationals to secure her second medal. On the other hand, Bengal’s Mehuli Ghosh claimed four gold medals in Thiruvananthapuram on Monday.
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newsshooting7 months 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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newsshooting8 months ago

ISSF World Championships | Junior shooters clinch bronze, while seniors return empty handed

Indian Junior shooters Divyansh Singh Panwar and Shreya Agarwal managed to bag bronze medals at the ISSF World Championships, whereas the seniors had no such luck on the fourth day of the tournament. The duo of Panwar and Agarwal shot a combined 435 to finish third among 42 participating nations.
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newsshooting8 months ago

Anjum Moudgil and Apurvi Chandela secure quotas for 2020 Olympics

Anjum Moudgil and Apurvi Chandela have secured a place in the 2020 Olympics after their performance at the World Championships. Moudgil won a silver and Chandela finished fourth in the women's 10m air rifle event of the ISSF World Championship on Monday, to make the cut for the 2020 Olympics.
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newsshooting8 months ago

Asian Games 2018 : Deepak Kumar starts day 2 with a silver for India

Indian shooter Deepak Kumar clinched a silver medal in 10m air rifle category at the ongoing Asian Games in Indonesia. The Indian shooter showed sensational form in the finals while compatriot Ravi Kumar just missed out on a medal and finished fourth in the same category at the games.
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newsshooting8 months ago

Asian Games 2018 | Apurvi Chandela, Ravi Kumar clinch India’s first medal

Indian shooters Apurvi Chandela and Ravi Kumar have bagged the country’s first medal at the ongoing Asian Games 2018 in Jakarta as they settled for a bronze in the 10m air rifle mixed team event. Chinese Taipei's shooters won gold while China bagged the silver in the team event.
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newsshootinga year ago

CWG 2018 | Mehuli Ghosh and Apurvi Chandela win silver and bronze in 10m Air Rifle

Mehuli Ghosh and Apurvi Chandela have further extended India’s unparalleled dominance in shooting as they won the silver and bronze medal respectively in the 10m Air Rifle category. The wins came after Jitu Rai had clinched the gold and Om Mitharval, the bronze in the 10m Air Pistol.
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newsshootinga year ago

Shahzar Rizvi bags gold on shooting World Cup debut

Participating in his first World Cup, shooter Shahzar Rizvi has managed to secure a gold medal in the men’s 10m air pistol beating veteran compatriot Jitu Rai, who claimed the bronze medal. On the other hand, teenage sensation Mehuli Ghosh grabbed the bronze in the women’s 10m air rifle event.
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newsshootinga year ago

Gagan Narang and Heena Sidhu among 27 shooters named for Commonwealth Games

Top Indian shooters Jitu Rai, Gagan Narang, and Heena Sidhu were named in the 27 member shooting squad for the upcoming Commonwealth Games to be held in Gold Coast, Australia. The Indian shooting contingent had won 17 medals including 4 gold, 9 Silver and 4 Bronze at the 2014 Commonwealth Games
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