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Shooter Manu Bhaker receives first dose of COVID-19 vaccine in build-up to Tokyo Olympics 2020
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Shooter Manu Bhaker receives first dose of COVID-19 vaccine in build-up to Tokyo Olympics 2020

The 19-year-old pistol ace was administered the Covishield vaccine at the Community Health Centre (CHC) in Dhakla village.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: NRAI requests government to vaccinate Olympic-bound shooters at the earliest
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: NRAI requests government to vaccinate Olympic-bound shooters at the earliest

The NRAI stepped up its call for vaccination after three of its Olympic-bound shooters contracted the highly contagious virus recently, forcing the federation to cancel the national camp for the rifle team that was to start in the national capital from Tuesday.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Elavenil Valarivan included in Indian shooting team; Chinki Yadav named as reserve
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Elavenil Valarivan included in Indian shooting team; Chinki Yadav named as reserve

It was also decided to name Manu Bhaker in both the women's 25m pistol alongside the experienced Rahi Sarnobat and in her pet 10m air pistol event with Yashaswini Singh Deswal.

ISSF World Cup: India's performance 'not a marker' for Olympics but have talent, says NRAI president Raninder Singh
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ISSF World Cup: India's performance 'not a marker' for Olympics but have talent, says NRAI president Raninder Singh

India have so far secured an unprecedented 15 Olympic quota places and is also leading the standings in the World Cup with 23 medals, including 11 gold.

ISSF World Cup: Indian shooter tests negative for COVID-19 a day after returning positive
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ISSF World Cup: Indian shooter tests negative for COVID-19 a day after returning positive

After being released as a precautionary measure, the shooter is likely to be back in the team.

ISSF World Cup: Skeet shooter Ganemat Sekhon 'was very nervous' in build-up to bronze medal-winning performance
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ISSF World Cup: Skeet shooter Ganemat Sekhon 'was very nervous' in build-up to bronze medal-winning performance

The 20-year-old from Chandigarh created history when she bagged a bronze on the third competition day of the tournament on Sunday.

ISSF World Cup: Two more Indian shooters test positive for COVID-19 as cases rise to six
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ISSF World Cup: Two more Indian shooters test positive for COVID-19 as cases rise to six

These two, whose test reports came late on Saturday night, are in addition to the two Indian athletes who have returned positive for the virus at the start of the second competition day of the tournament.

SAI asks NRAI to submit report on shooters breaching bio-bubble during ISSF World Cup
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SAI asks NRAI to submit report on shooters breaching bio-bubble during ISSF World Cup

The ongoing tournament, scheduled at the Dr Karni Singh Range from 19 to 29 March, was rocked after three shooters, including two from the Indian contingent, tested positive for COVID-19 earlier in the day.

ISSF World Cup: Three more shooters test positive for COVID-19, isolated in team hotel
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ISSF World Cup: Three more shooters test positive for COVID-19, isolated in team hotel

The shooters are currently self-isolating in their team hotel. Those who were sharing the rooms with the three shooters have also been isolated after undergoing COVID tests.

ISSF New Delhi World Cup a test event before Tokyo Olympics, says shooter Sanjeev Rajput
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ISSF New Delhi World Cup a test event before Tokyo Olympics, says shooter Sanjeev Rajput

Barring those in shotgun, Indian shooters' last international appearance was the season-ending ISSF World Cup Finals in Putian, China, from where they returned with an impressive medal haul

NRAI accepts provisions of National Sports Code, except clause dealing with state body affiliation
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NRAI accepts provisions of National Sports Code, except clause dealing with state body affiliation

According to the rules, half the districts should be affiliated to the state federation for it to be recognised. NRAI said it is practically not possible in few places due to prevailing local law and order situations.

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.

SAI approves two-month shooting camp for core Olympic probables from 15 October
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SAI approves two-month shooting camp for core Olympic probables from 15 October

All 15 Olympic quota winners will be a part of the camp which will take place at a total cost of Rs 1.43 crore, according to a statement issued by SAI.

Olympic shooting camp to go on as planned despite coach testing positive for COVID-19
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Olympic shooting camp to go on as planned despite coach testing positive for COVID-19

SAI, in a press release, said the coach intimated the result of her COVID-19 test to them on Thursday but since she did not come in contact with any of the shooters, the facility will remain open for training.

NRAI to take COVID-19 situation into consideration while deciding location of Olympic shooting camp
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NRAI to take COVID-19 situation into consideration while deciding location of Olympic shooting camp

Hoping for a mid-August resumption of camps for its Olympics core group after weeks of inactivity, the NRAI office-bearers have a meeting scheduled for 15 July to review the situation and explore various options

National Rifle Association of India hopes to resume camp in mid-August, to review situation on 15 July
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National Rifle Association of India hopes to resume camp in mid-August, to review situation on 15 July

National Rifle Association of India has recently released a list of 34 shooters who will be training separately for the quadrennial sporting extravaganza, scheduled to be held next summer after the COVID-19 pandemic pushed the Games back by a year.

Former India shooter Pournima Zanane passes away after two-year battle with cancer
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Former India shooter Pournima Zanane passes away after two-year battle with cancer

An International Shooting Sport Federation-licenced coach, Zanane had been suffering from cancer for the past two years and also underwent extensive treatment for the same.

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

Coronavirus Outbreak: NRAI chief Raninder Singh says association will 'firm up' plans to resume training, competition
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Coronavirus Outbreak: NRAI chief Raninder Singh says association will 'firm up' plans to resume training, competition

NRAI on Monday said it will firm up plans to resume outdoor training of shooters after the home ministry permitted reopening of sports complexes during the fourth phase of the COVID-19 lockdown.