newsshootinga month ago

ISSF World Cup | Heena Sidhu, Manu Bhaker part of Indian contingent

Heena Sidhu and Manu Bhaker will take up the responsibility for leading the charge of the Indian shooting contingent during the ISSF World Cup to be held in Delhi next month. The National Rifle Association of India (NRAI) announced the Indian squad to take part in the first of the four World Cups.
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newsshooting2 months ago

Shooting | Manu Bhaker wins both junior and senior 10m air pistol events at National Trials

Manu Bhaker has managed to bag both the junior and women’s category gold medals of the 10 meters air pistol events at the national selection trials being held in Delhi. A few days ago, Bhaker also got top positions in the women’s 25m pistol events in both the women’s and junior sections.
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newsshooting6 months ago

Shooting | Om Mitharval clinches gold at ISSF World Championships

Indian shooter Om Prakash Mitharval has bagged the gold medal in the 50m pistol event at the ongoing 52nd ISSF Shooting World Championship in Changwon, South Korea on Tuesday. The 23-year-old managed to score a total of 564 points to become the World Champion in the 50m pistol event.
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newsshooting6 months ago

Asian Games | Heena Sidhu settles for bronze medal in the women’s 10m air pistol final

Gold Coast CWG gold medalist Heena Sidhu had to settle for a bronze medal in the 10m women’s air pistol final at the ongoing Asian Games as she shot a total of 219.3 in the final. Sidhu finished behind Wang Qiang of China who won silver, while Kim Minjung of South Korea bagged the gold medal.
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newsshooting6 months ago

Heena Sidhu is very demanding which is necessary for winning, reveals coach Ronak Pandit

Heena Sidhu’s coach and life-partner, Ronak Pandit, has revealed that the determination shown by his wife is the reason why she has won so much on the international level. Heena will be competing for the gold medal at the Asian Games in the 10m air pistol event along with youngster Manu Bhaker.
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newsshooting7 months ago

Hopefully Indian shooters will improve their performance this time, suggests Heena Sidhu

Heena Sidhu has said that the young batch of Indian shooters have truly upped the ante ahead of this year’s Asian Games adding that the shooting contingent could better their result from 2014. She also suggested that the Asian Games will definitely be more competitive than the Commonwealth Games.
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newsshooting7 months ago

Asian Games 2018 | I am not thinking about medals, only about competing : Manu Bhaker

With the Asian Games around the corner, Manu Bhaker, who won gold in her first senior World Cup, has insisted that she doesn’t think about winning medals and only focuses on competing in the next competition. She stated that she doesn’t think about the selections and only concentrates on shooting.
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newsshooting9 months ago

Heena Sidhu confident of good showing in Munich World Cup

Ace Indan shooter Heena Sidhu has stated that she will give her all at the ISSF World Cup in Munich, which starts on Wednesday, and will try to win the Gold medal. The Commonwealth Games Gold medalist also added that she has been working hard in improving all aspects keeping Tokyo 2020 in mind.
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newsshooting10 months ago

It is even more mentally taxing when the expectations are from within yourself, says Abhinav Bindra

Olympic gold medallist Abhinav Bindra feels that it is harder to perform when you know that you are expected to win a medal and it becomes tougher with self-expectation. He has also added that with elimination at the back of the mind, it takes a lot of energy out of the player in such cases.
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newsshooting10 months ago

CWG 2018 | Heena Sidhu wins gold in 25m Pistol Round

After missing out on the Gold in the 10m Air Pistol event, where Manu Bhaker reigned supreme, Indian veteran Heena Sidhu has managed to clinch the gold in 25m Pistol round. Both Sidhu and Annu Singh qualified for the final event before the latter bowed out in the fourth elimination round.
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