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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.
Sep 18, 2018
NRAI president Raninder Singh says Jaspal Rana was best candidate for Dronacharya Award after being omittedCredited for moulding the likes of Manu Bhaker and Anish Bhanwala, junior shooting coach Jaspal Rana was a notable omission from this year's Dronacharya Award recommendations but the national federation stood firmly behind him, saying he is the "best candidate" for the honour.
Aug 12, 2018
Combined Shooting World Cup to be held in New Delhi ahead of 2020 Tokyo Olympics, confirms ISSFNew Delhi has been granted hosting rights of the Combined ISSF World Cup, to be held before the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, the development underlining India's growing stature in shooting sport.
Jun 30, 2018
Asian Games 2018: Shooter Heena Sidhu seeks meeting with NRAI chief, told to come later after three-hour waitThe former world number one and Commonwealth Games gold medallist travelled from Patiala to the national capital, hoping to meet the NRAI chief and express her grievances with the "tweaking" in the federation's selection policy.
Jun 26, 2018
British Parliament to debate shooting's omission from Commonwealth Games 2022 in Birmingham"They (House of Commons) are raising it tomorrow. All this is happening because of NRAI president Raninder Singh, who has been quietly trying to get the Olympic sport of shooting back in fold for the 2022 Games," a top federation official said.
Apr 19, 2018
IOA president Narinder Batra says calls for boycotting CWG 2022 over absence of shooting events 'bit too extreme'Batra said, "We will certainly pick up the issue of shooting not being there in the 2022 CWG but it does not start or end with not participating. A nation boycotting, I think ... a bit too extreme."
Apr 18, 2018
Jitu Rai backs NRAI call to boycott 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham if shooting is excludedAsked if he agrees with his parent body NRAI, who asked India to boycott the 2022 Games if shooting is not included as a discipline, Rai gave a defensive answer.
Apr 17, 2018
NRAI to urge sports ministry, IOA to boycott Commonwealth Games 2022 over exclusion of shootingNational Rifle Association of India (NRAI) chief Raninder Singh on Tuesday said that India should boycott the 2022 Birmingham Commonwealth Games (CWG) if the shooting discipline is not restored in the prestigious event.
Mar 06, 2018
ISSF World Cup: Manu Bhaker wins 10m Air Pistol mixed team event with Om Prakash Mitharval for her second goldThe sensational Manu Bhaker, all of 16, shot her way to a second successive gold medal in a mixed team event as India consolidated their position at the top in the ISSF World Cup
Mar 05, 2018
ISSF World Cup: 16-year-old Manu Bhaker wins 10m Air Pistol gold; Ravi Kumar claims bronze in 10m Air RifleBhaker beat the host country's Alejandra Zavala with a 10.8 in the last shot of the 24 shot final, to come out on top with a score of 237.5.