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Feb 23, 2019
ISSF New Delhi Shooting World Cup 2019: Indian coach Pavel Smirnov struggles to comprehend Jitu Rai's dip in formSmirnov, who coached Vijay Kumar to a silver medal in 25m rapid fire pistol event at the 2012 London Olympics, is surprised at Rai's decline as he considers the Army man as one with the clearest of minds
Sep 21, 2018
Jaspal Rana claims 'tweaks' in selection policy kept Asian Games gold medallist Saurabh Chaudhary out of national teamJaspal Rana has claimed that a tweak in selection policy kept 16-year-old Asian Games gold-medallist Saurabh Chaudhary out of the national team for a year.
Aug 22, 2018
Asian Games 2018: Rahi Sarnobat becomes first-ever Indian female shooter to clinch gold at AsiadsRahi held her nerve in the shootout to pip Thailand's Naphaswan Yangpaiboon in a heart-stopping contest after both were tied at 34 points.
Aug 18, 2018
Asian Games 2018: Young shooters Anish Bhanwala, Manu Bhaker and Elavenil Valarivan face tough challenge in IndonesiaAnish Bhanwala and Manu Bhaker, who are 15 and 16 respectively, stormed into the limelight with a gold in the 25m rapid fire pistol and 10m air pistol respectively at Gold Coast Commonwealth Games.
Aug 16, 2018
Asian Games 2018: Lawyer-cum-shooter Abhishek Verma ready for first brush with international shootingAbhishek Verma said, "I have been preparing for the Games for a while and having done the hard work, I can say I am pretty optimistic even though it is my first outing."
Aug 11, 2018
Asian Games 2018: Leave teenage shooting sensations Manu Bhaker and Anish Bhanwala alone, says Jaspal RanaJaspal Rana said "too much" is being expected from Manu Bhaker and Anish Bhanwala and they can do without the "unwanted" attention ahead of the Asian Games.
Jul 18, 2018
Shooter Jitu Rai among seven athletes dropped from Target Olympic Podium SchemeTop Indian marksman Jitu Rai was on Wednesday dropped from the Target Olympic Podium Scheme, along with three other shooters, on grounds of recent lack of form.
Jul 01, 2018
Asian Games 2018: Shooter Heena Sidhu lashes out at NRAI after missing berth in pet events; Jitu Rai, Gagan Narang ignoredFormer World No 1 air pistol shooter Heena Sidhu has come out all guns blazing against the selection policy of the National Rifle Association of India (NRAI) after she failed to make the cut for the 25m individual and 10m mixed air pistol event.
Jun 29, 2018
Asian Games 2018: Gagan Narang, Jitu Rai, Mehuli Ghosh fail to make it to India's shooting squadThe seasoned Gagan Narang, Jitu Rai and young Mehuli Ghosh failed to make the Indian shooting squad for the upcoming Asian Games, even as a few unheralded faces were picked for the quadrennial extravaganza, starting 18 August in Indonesia.
May 25, 2018
ISSF World Cup: Om Prakash Mitharval finishes seventh in 10m Air Pistol as Indian shooters disappoint on day 3Om shot 582 out of 600 to make it to the final in sixth place but only three scores in the 10s in his first 10 final shots out of a maximum 24, put paid to his medal hopes