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India to skip ISSF World Cup in South Korea due to 14-day quarantine requirements
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India to skip ISSF World Cup in South Korea due to 14-day quarantine requirements

The tournament, recognised by the International Shooting Sport Federation, is scheduled to be held in the Korean city from 16-27 April.

Facebook deletes International Shooting Sport Federation's page, global body calls for help from fraternity
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Facebook deletes International Shooting Sport Federation's page, global body calls for help from fraternity

Besides Twitter and Instagram, shooters from across the world rely on the ISSF Facebook page for updates from the sport's governing body. The page was created on January 14, 2010.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: IOC's approval of ISSF's updated qualification system could see India seal another shooting quota
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: IOC's approval of ISSF's updated qualification system could see India seal another shooting quota

Indian shooters were primed for success at the Tokyo Games before the unprecedented COVID-19 pandemic led to a one-year postponement

Yashaswini Singh Deswal, Rudrankksh Patil claim top spots at third International Online Shooting Championship
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Yashaswini Singh Deswal, Rudrankksh Patil claim top spots at third International Online Shooting Championship

Rudrankksh from Maharashtra won the 10m air rifle event with a world record score of 252.9 but it will not be registered by the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) as it was not a recognised event.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Manu Bhaker, Divyansh Singh Panwar among elite shooters to participate in online tournament on 15 April
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Manu Bhaker, Divyansh Singh Panwar among elite shooters to participate in online tournament on 15 April

From India, the event has attracted big names such as Manu Bhaker, Sanjeev Rajput and Divyansh Singh Panwar, whose Tokyo Olympics dreams have been put on hold for a year after the Games' postponement last month due to the COVID-19 pandemic

Coronavirus Outbreak: Indian shooters to be provided shooting range simulators to practice at home during lockdown
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Indian shooters to be provided shooting range simulators to practice at home during lockdown

As with everything else, the COVID-19 crisis has left the shooters with no option but to stop their outdoor practice and stay at home

Indian sports, athletes feel impact of coronavirus in Olympic year; shooting world cup postponed, Sports Authority of India on alert
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Indian sports, athletes feel impact of coronavirus in Olympic year; shooting world cup postponed, Sports Authority of India on alert

India's top athletes such as PV Sindhu and Bajrang Punia spoke about the adverse impact that the coronavirus crisis has had on their Olympic preparations

ISSF New Delhi World Cup: No ranking points in competition, says ISSF after many countries pull out due to coronavirus threat
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ISSF New Delhi World Cup: No ranking points in competition, says ISSF after many countries pull out due to coronavirus threat

The ISSF said there will no ranking points in the tournament scheduled to be held from 15 to 26 March as the organisers are not in a position to guarantee participation of all athletes owing to the extraordinary situation.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: ISSF allows athletes with quota to skip Test Event, Shooting World Cup
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: ISSF allows athletes with quota to skip Test Event, Shooting World Cup

Considering the present situation, the ISSF issued a statement on Sunday and said shooters who have already secured Olympic quotas could skip the events

NRAI pulls Indian contingent from Cyprus Shooting World Cup due to coronovirus threat
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NRAI pulls Indian contingent from Cyprus Shooting World Cup due to coronovirus threat

Cyprus does not have any confirmed cases of coronavirus yet but suspected cases are being quarantined as precautionary measure.

Commonwealth Games Federation undecided on adding Shooting Championships medals to 2022 medals tally
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Commonwealth Games Federation undecided on adding Shooting Championships medals to 2022 medals tally

CGF's clarification came after ISSF claimed that the medals won in the proposed championships will be counted in the final tally of the 2022 Birmingham Commonwealth Games

ISSF World Cup Finals: India's Manu Bhaker, Elavenil Valarivan, Divyansh Singh Panwar claim gold medals on historic day
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ISSF World Cup Finals: India's Manu Bhaker, Elavenil Valarivan, Divyansh Singh Panwar claim gold medals on historic day

India's Manu Bhaker fired her way to the gold medal with a junior world record in the women's 10m air pistol event of the World Cup Finals on Thursday.

ISSF World Cup Finals: Sanjeev Rajput misses out on qualification spot by a point, closes at ninth spot; Akhil Sheoran finishes 13th
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ISSF World Cup Finals: Sanjeev Rajput misses out on qualification spot by a point, closes at ninth spot; Akhil Sheoran finishes 13th

The seasoned Rajput, who has already secured an Olympic quota, shot 1153 to claim the ninth spot in a low-scoring qualification round

India national shooting coach Jaspal Rana says players are fit and 'raring to go' with biggest-ever contingent for World Cup finals
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India national shooting coach Jaspal Rana says players are fit and 'raring to go' with biggest-ever contingent for World Cup finals

Speaking before the tournament, India national coach Jaspal Rana sounded confident, saying, 'All members of the squad are fit and raring to go'

Anjum Moudgil, Manu Bhaker among record 14 Indian shooters to compete in ISSF World Cup Finals in November
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Anjum Moudgil, Manu Bhaker among record 14 Indian shooters to compete in ISSF World Cup Finals in November

In the prestigious tournament held annually, some of the year's best shooters compete in each of the eight rifle/pistol Olympic events.

ISSF Shooting World Cup: Elavenil Valarivan wins her first senior women’s 10m air rifle gold; Anjum Moudgil finishes fifth
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ISSF Shooting World Cup: Elavenil Valarivan wins her first senior women’s 10m air rifle gold; Anjum Moudgil finishes fifth

Promising youngster Elavenil Valarivan won the Women’s 10m Air Rifle competition, her first senior world cup gold in her debut senior year.

Indian shooter Manu Bhaker takes admission in DU's Lady Shri Ram College for Women under sports quota
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Indian shooter Manu Bhaker takes admission in DU's Lady Shri Ram College for Women under sports quota

Manu Bhaker will be studying political science in LSR, taking direct admission without sports trial as mandated for athletes who have represented India

ISSF Shooting World Cup to be held in New Delhi from 15 to 26 March next year
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ISSF Shooting World Cup to be held in New Delhi from 15 to 26 March next year

The dates were finalised after the ISSF's approval Monday. The Combined World Cup involves events in rifle, pistol and shotgun.

ISSF Shooting World Cup 2019: Apurvi Chandela clinches gold medal in women's 10m Air Rifle event
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ISSF Shooting World Cup 2019: Apurvi Chandela clinches gold medal in women's 10m Air Rifle event

Chandela shot a score of 251 in the final to outshine Wang Luyao of China, who shot 250.8, to settle for the silver medal. Another Chinese shooter, Xu Hong, finished third with a score of 229.4 in the final

Shooting Rankings: Indian ace Apurvi Chandela attains World No. 1 in women's 10m air rifle, Anjum Moudgil rises to second place
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Shooting Rankings: Indian ace Apurvi Chandela attains World No. 1 in women's 10m air rifle, Anjum Moudgil rises to second place

Indian shooting ace Apurvi Chandela shot a world record score of 252.9 to clinch gold at the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup in February