Punjab governor Vijayender Pal Singh Badnore, NRAI president Raninder Singh to take part in men’s Shotgun Nationals
Punjab governor Vijayender Pal Singh Badnore and National Rifle Association of India (NRAI) president Raninder Singh were among the 281 competitors who completed their pre-event training before the men's trap event in the Shotgun Nationals
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Time running out for Indian shotgun shooters to find the target for Olympic slots
In stark contrast to bleak scenario in shotgun shooters, India have already bagged seven Olympic quota in pistol and rifle events. Top two finishers at the World Cup and the first three at the Asian Championship will earn Olympic quota places for their countries.
Shotgun World Cup: India's Kynan Chenai, Prithviraj Tondaiman fail to qualify for final of men's trap shooting event
Kynan Chenai and Prithviraj Tondaiman shot 123 and 121 respectively out of a possible 125 but failed to make it to the final round of the men's trap event at the Shotgun World Cup.
Shotgun World Cup: India's Prithviraj Tondaiman, Kynan Chenai on course for final, women's trap team exits
India's Prithviraj Tondaiman shot two perfect rounds of 25, while teammate Kynan Chenai missed just one bird to stay on course for the men's trap finals at the ISSF Shotgun World Cup.
ISSF World Cup: Indian shooters draw blank on Day four as Heena Sidhu, Manu Bhaker fail to reach finals
Indian shooters, including Heena Sidhu, Manu Bhaker and Anish Bhanwala, could not make the finals of their respective events on the fourth day of the ISSF World Cup.
Rahi Sarnobat narrowly missed out on a podium spot after she finished fourth in the women's 25m pistol event at the ISSF World Cup Stage 2 in Changwon on Monday.
Commonwealth Games 2018: Trap shooter Kynan Chenai will hope to make up for Rio disappointment with medal at Gold Coast
Having disappointed in the 2016 Rio Olympics, Chenai will now be setting his sights on the upcoming Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia, where he will hope to boost the legacy of his family in the sport with a medal.
India had a disappointing outing in ISSF Shotgun mixed team trap competition with the pair of Zoravar Singh Sandhu and Seema Tomar and combination of Kynan Chenai and Sreyasi Singh finishing 24th and 33rd respectively
The incident comes after 44 weapons and carcass of protected animals were recovered from shooter Prashant Bishnoi and two national shooters Anil Jaglan and Amit Goel were held for trying to smuggle in 25 pistols.
ISSF Shooting World Cup: Manavjit Singh Sandhu, Ayonika Paul among Olympians left out for the tournament
Indian shooting is set to enter the post-Abhinav Bindra era with the axe falling on seasoned campaigners such as Manavjit Singh Sandhu and Ayonika Paul, who were pipped by fresh faces, for the year's first ISSF World Cup to be held in the capital from 24 February.
Day three of the Rio Olympics 2016 was largely disappointing for India as none of the athletes in action advanced, while both the hockey teams lost.
Trap shooters Manavjit Singh Sandhu and Kynan Chenai failed to qualify for the Rio 2016 Olympics men's trap semifinals on Monday.
Day three of the Rio Olympics 2016 will see Indians in action across six events in four sport, from flag-bearer Abhinav Bindra to the men's hockey team.
Stay tuned for the Live updates from Day Two of the 2016 Rio Olympics as India looks for a shooting medal after mostly disappointing on Day One
Heena Sidhu failed to qualify for the women's 10m Air Pistol event while the trap shooters also endured a disappointing day at the Rio Olympics 2016
Rio Olympics 2016: Manavjit Sandhu, Kynan Chenai face uphill task to avoid elimination in men's trap shooting event
Indian shooters Manavjit Singh Sandhu and Kynan Chenai were placed at the 17th and 19th spots after the first day of Men's Trap qualification event at Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro on Sunday.
India is sending its biggest-ever shooting contingent to Rio Olympics 2016, with 12 shooters.
Bindra eventually finished sixth in the event after having shot a solid 627.4 in qualifying to make the final in fourth position.
The Olympic-bound Indian shooters will be keen to get a feel of the ranges in the Brazilian city, hosting the upcoming summer Games, when they start their campaign in the ISSF World Cup commencing in Rio de Janerio in Friday.