newsshooting7 days ago

Selection panel reveals Jaspal Rana wasn’t declared coach by any shooters

The selection panel for the Dronahcraya award has revealed that none of the protégés had names Jaspal Rana as their coach while filling the affidavits and hence, the seasoned coach was ignored for the award. It has snowballed into a huge controversy with Abhinav Bindra standing beside him.
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newsshooting2 months ago

I need to work hard to manage my ranking, claims Manu Bhaker

Manu Bhaker revealed that she needs to work hard in order to maintain her ranking on the international stage as the youngster attempts to win an Olympic quota for the Tokyo 2020 Games. Bhaker agrees that Indian shooting is doing well as it topped the medal tally for the third World Cup in a row.
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newsshooting3 months ago

Maintaining form and scores are tougher than securing a quota for the Olympics, feels Manu Bhaker

Manu Bhaker has said that according to her, maintaining the scores and a good form is “tougher” than getting a quota for the Olympics. The 17-year-old Indian shooter missed out on a bronze medal at the ISSF World Cup in Munich but still managed to get a place at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
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reportshooting3 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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newsshooting3 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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newsshooting3 months ago

ISSF Munich World Cup | Manu Bhaker misses out on bronze medal but seals Olympic berth

Indian pistol shooter Manu Bhaker finished fourth in the ISSF World Cup in Munich, failing to win a medal by a mere 0.1 point margin but secured a spot in the 10m category in the 2020 World Cup. The 17-year old finished behind Anna Korakaki, Wei Qian, and Minjung Kim in the season’s third World Cup.
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newsshooting3 months ago

ISSF Munich World Cup | Manu Bhaker seals spot in 10m pistol final

17-year-old Manu Bhaker finally managed to qualify for the final stage in the 10m category after amassing 582 points in qualifying and finishing third. A win now would secure her a spot in the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo after she failed to do so in the 25m category following a weapon malfunction.
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reportshooting3 months ago

ISSF World Cup | Rahi Sarnobat bags gold in 25m pistol event; books Olympic quota

Indian shooter Rahi Sarnobat has won a gold medal in the women’s 25m pistol event at the ongoing International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup in Munich on Monday. With this gold, she has also sealed a Tokyo Olympic quota place in the category during the third World Cup of the season.
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newsshooting3 months ago

ISSF World Cup | Manu Bhaker, Rani Sarnobat make the final of the 25m pistol event

India’s Manu Bhaker and Rani Sarnobat secured a spot in the final of the 25m air pistol event at the ongoing ISSF World Cup, which is being held in Germany. Meanwhile, Saurabh Chaudhary and Shahzar Rizvi qualified for the eight-man final of the men’s 10m air pistol event in Munich.
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reportshooting4 months ago

ISSF World Cup | India ends campaign with three gold and one silver medal

India’s shooting contingent ended their World Cup campaign with a tally of four medals, which included three gold medals and one silver, after none of the shooters qualified for the finals of the respective events on Sunday. India, however, have still managed to secure five quotas for the Olympics.
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