newsshooting7 months ago

ISSF Junior World Cup 2022 | Manu Bhaker and Saurabh Chaudhary to lead Indian contingent

Manu Bhaker and Saurabh Chaudhary, both Tokyo Olympians, will lead a 66-member Indian delegation to the ISSF Junior World Cup 2022 in Suhl, Germany, from May 10 to May 19. This year's meet is the first big competition for youth shooters which includes competitions in pistol, rifle, and shotgun.
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newsshootinga year ago

Foreign shooting coaches are not as good as the Indians, opines Ronak Pandit

Former shooter Ronak Pandit believes that foreign coaches are not as good as the Indian ones, even though they can be used as experts in fields like sports science. The 15-member Indian shooting contingent fared miserably at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and as they failed to bag a single medal.
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featureshootinga year ago

2021 Tokyo Olympics | Meet your Olympians - Indian Shooting Team (Men's)

Shooting is expected to be India’s strong suit at the Games, and a potential source of medals. A total of 15 shooters have qualified for the Olympics, which includes one of the top-ranked athletes in the trade, even though it all boils down to how each of them perform where it matters the most.
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featureshooting2 years ago

2021 Tokyo Olympics | Indian shooters raising hopes ahead of showpiece event

As usual, we are expecting quite a lot from the Indian shooters at the 2021 Tokyo Olympics especially in light of the fact that they been performing exceedingly well in the ongoing ISSG World Cup. With a mixed bag of youngsters and veterans, India is likely to field their best contingent ever.
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newsshooting2 years ago

2021 ISSF World Cup | India claim two gold medals, holds top position in medals tally

India claimed a couple of Gold medals in the men’s and women’s 10m Air Pistol team events and climbed up to the top of the medals tally in the ongoing ISSF World Cup in New Delhi. India also claimed a historic bronze medal in the women’s skeet event owing to a brilliant display from Ganemat Sekhon.
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newsshooting2 years ago

Ammunition for top shooters will be available at doorsteps, asserts Kiren Rijiju

Indian sports minister Kiren Rijiju has stated that shooters who are eyeing a Tokyo-Olympic berth and the future Games will be provided with ammunition wherever they are in India. The top official visited the Dr. Karni Shooting Range, in Delhi where shooters around the region have started training.
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newsshooting3 years ago

My hard work finally bore fruit, says Yashaswini Singh Deswal after winning gold at the ISSF World Cup

Yashaswini Singh Deswal let out a sigh of relief after her efforts finally came to fruition in the form of a gold medal at the ISSF World Cup in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The 22-year-old secured India’s ninth Olympic quota after clinching the top prize in the women’s 10m air pistol shooting.
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newsshooting3 years ago

When you get to the Olympics, you need a different level of mental stability, says Abhishek Verma

Abhishek Verma, who clinched his second World Cup gold medal last week in Rio, admits that it would require a different level of mental stability to succeed at the Olympics. Verma secured his place at Tokyo 2020 by winning the 10m air pistol gold medal at the Beijing World Cup in April this year.
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newsshooting3 years ago

Zero conversation during competition helps us most, says Manu Bhaker about Saurabh Chaudhary

Contrary to popular belief, star Indian mixed team pistol shooters Manu Bhaker and Saurabh Chaudhary hardly interact with each other, more so during competitions, as the former revealed. Bhaker also stated they are extremely different in terms of personality and just focus on their performances.
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newsshooting3 years 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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