newsshooting2 months ago

Manu Bhaker takes gold medal in 10m pistol event at National Shooting Championship

Manu Bhaker, a Tokyo Olympian, won the junior women's 10m pistol event at the National Shooting Championship 2022 on Monday in Bhopal. Bhaker, who was representing Haryana, defeated Telangana's Esha Singh 17-13 in the final after finishing first in qualifying with a staggering 583 points.
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newsshooting3 months ago

Asian Airgun Championships | Indian junior women's pistol team takes gold

The junior women's pistol squad from India, which included Esha Singh, Shikha Narwal, and Manu Bhaker, took home the gold medal in the 15th Asian Airgun Championship on Thursday in Daegu, South Korea. With only one day left in the competition, India already has 23 gold medals overall.
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newsshooting3 months ago

Asian Airgun Championship in 2022 | Manu Bhaker and Rhythm Sangwan win gold in 10m air pistol event

For the second day in a row, Indian pistol shooters took home all four gold medals at the Asian Airgun Championship 2022 in Daegu, South Korea on Wednesday. While in the junior women's 10m air pistol competition, Bhaker defeated Esha Singh 17-15, Rhythm Sangwan, 18, defeated Palak 16-8.
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newsshooting3 months ago

Manu Bhaker and Divyansh Singh Panwar to lead India at Asian Airgun Championships 2022

The 36-member Indian shooting team will compete at the Asian Airgun Championship 2022 in Daegu, South Korea, beginning on Wednesday. They will be led by Tokyo Olympians Manu Bhaker, Divyansh Singh Panwar, Elavenil Valarivan, and ISSF world championships silver medalist Mehuli Ghosh.
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newsshooting3 months ago

India ends ISSF Rifle/Pistol World Championships 2022 campaign with 34 medals

Indian shooters performed well at the ISSF Rifle/Pistol World Championship 2022 in Cairo, Egypt, winning 34 medals (12 gold, 9 silver, and 13 bronze) to come in second place behind China. The medal total was consolidated because the senior and junior world championships were conducted concurrently.
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newsshooting3 months ago

ISSF Rifle/Pistol World Championships 2022 | Manu Bhaker and Indian women's 25m pistol squad take home silver medal

At the ISSF Rifle/Pistol World Championship 2022 in Cairo, Indian shooters Manu Bhaker, Rhythm Sangwan, and Abhidnya Patil earned silver medal in the women's 25m pistol team event. The three finished with the silver medal after losing 16-0 against Yan Chen, Rui Liu, and Jiaruixuan Xiao of China.
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newsshooting4 months ago

ISSF Rifle/Pistol World Championship 2022 | Indian shooters aim to qualify for the Olympics

At the ISSF Rifle/Pistol World Championship 2022 at Cairo's Egypt International Olympic City shooting range starting on Friday, Vijay Kumar, an Olympic silver medalist from London 2012, Manu Bhaker, the Youth Olympic champion, and 22 other Indian shooters will be vying for spots in Paris 2024.
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newsshooting4 months ago

Manu Bhaker, Mehuli, and Divyansh among 36-member Indian shooting team for Asian Air Gun Championship

Among the well-known participants in the 36-person Indian delegation expected to compete in the Asian Airgun Championship, which will be held in Daegu, South Korea, are Manu Bhaker, Mehuli Ghosh, and Divyansh Singh Panwar. Manu competes in the junior women's 10m air pistol event.
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newsshooting9 months ago

India should boycott Commonwealth Games due to exclusion of shooting, says Manu Bhaker

India's shooting ace Manu Bhaker on Monday said that the nation should look to boycott the Commonwealth Games after shooting was excluded from the event. In fact, for the 2026 Victoria Games, wrestling and archery, apart from shooting do not find a spot on the Games' roster, which is baffling.
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newsshooting9 months ago

ISSF Junior World Cup 2022 | Indian women shooters sweep medals in 25m pistol event

Indian shooters Rhythm Sangwan, Manu Bhaker, and Naamaa Kapoor won the women's 25m pistol competition at the ISSF Junior World Cup 2022 in Suhl, Germany. Manu and Naamaa earned silver and bronze, respectively, while Rhythm took gold, that extended India's position at the top of the medal tally.
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