Wednesday, October 23, 2019
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Star shooters appreciate Batra’s support; but disagree on CWG boycott

Shooting legend Jaspal Rana while lauding Indian Olympic Association president Dr Narinder Dhruv Batra for backing his sport, disagreed with the suggestion that India...
Shooting should get permanent status in Commonwealth Games: Heena Sidhu

Shooting should get permanent status in Commonwealth Games: Heena Sidhu

Shooting "can die soon" if it is excluded from global events, pistol ace Heena Sidhu said on Monday, in the wake of the Indian...
India must put up united front: Heena on shooting's exclusion from 2022 CWG

India must put up united front: Heena on shooting’s exclusion from 2022 CWG

Pistol ace Heena Sidhu Thursday said India is a "big" enough nation to put up a "united front" against the 2022 Commonwealth Games organisers'...
Want to make shooting sport affordable and accessible to all: Gagan Narang

Want to make shooting sport affordable and accessible to all: Gagan Narang

Through innovations, Olympic medallist Gagan Narang is seeking to make shooting sport affordable and accessible for aspiring shooters from modest backgrounds. Narang is familiar with...
National level shooter claims she was forced to leave Karni Singh Range by officials

National level shooter claims she was forced to leave Karni Singh Range by officials

A national level shooter on Monday claimed that she was thrown out of the Dr Karni Singh Shooting range during the 19th Kumar Surendra...

Ex-shooters disappointed over sport being dropped from CWG

Former shooters Suma Shirur and Deepali Deshpande are unhappy over the sport being left out of the 2022 Commonwealth Games, but at the same...
World Archery appoints Abhinav Bindra in panel to pick Indian teams

World Archery appoints Abhinav Bindra in panel to pick Indian teams

The World Archery on Thursday appointed celebrated shooter Abhinav Bindra as an "independent person" in a selection panel which will pick Indian team for...
Shooting not included in 2022 CWG programme

Shooting excluded in 2022 CWG programme

Shooting was left out of the 2022 Commonwealth Games programme on Thursday, dealing a big blow to India which won as many as 16...
Apurvi Chandela is world number one in 10m air rifle, Anjum claims second position

Apurvi Chandela is world number one in 10m air rifle, Anjum claims second position

Indian shooting ace Apurvi Chandela Wednesday attained the world number position in the women's 10m air rifle event while compatriot Anjum Moudgil rose...
Abhishek Verma secures Olympic quota place with gold in maiden WC final

Abhishek Verma secures Olympic quota place with gold in maiden WC final

Abhishek Verma secured India's fifth Olympic quota place in shooting by winning the 10m air pistol gold medal at the ISSF World Cup...
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ISSF WC: Pak shooters stay away after getting visas

Pakistan will not participate in the shooting World Cup in New Delhi after a top official of the national federation confirmed Tuesday that its...
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Sports Ministry’s assistance to NSFs dip, SAI shoots up in last 3 years

The Government of India's financial assistance to National Sports Federations (NSFs) has witnessed a sharp dip over the last three calendar years, even as...
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Shooting: R R Lakshya Cup 2018 on Dec 31

The 10th R R Lakshya Cup, an international shooting competition, will be held at Karnala in neighbouring Panvel on December 31 where top shooters...
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Manu Bhaker among 16 shooters named for TOPS support

Eight young shooters including Manu Bhaker and Saurabh Chaudhary were on Thursday included in the Target Olympic Scheme (TOPS) along with two tennis players...
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Abhinav Bindra conferred with shooting’s highest honour by ISSF

India's Olympic and world champion shooter Abhinav Bindra has been conferred the sport's highest honour for his outstanding services as the chairman of the...

Mukesh Ambani is richest sports team owner in the world

Mukesh Ambani is richest among the sports team owners from across the world. Asia’s richest person, Indian business magnate Mukesh Ambani is the undisputed leader among...

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