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ISSF World Cup: Vijayveer Sidhu, Gurpreet Singh and Adarsh Singh collect silver in men's 25m rapid fire pistol team event
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ISSF World Cup: Vijayveer Sidhu, Gurpreet Singh and Adarsh Singh collect silver in men's 25m rapid fire pistol team event

The USA's Keith Sanderson, Jack Hobson Leverett III, and Henry Turner Leverett won the gold medal with a 10-2 victory over the home team on the last competition day of the tournament.

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

SAI to allow developmental group of shooters to train at its facilities from September with Unlock 4.0
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SAI to allow developmental group of shooters to train at its facilities from September with Unlock 4.0

The SAI said guidelines of the Health Ministry and its own Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) will be followed strictly during training of the developmental group of athletes.

NRAI defers national camp for Olympic core group citing health concerns after shooting coach tests positive for COVID-19
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NRAI defers national camp for Olympic core group citing health concerns after shooting coach tests positive for COVID-19

The training was postponed on last Thursday after a shooting coach at the camp's venue Dr Karni Singh Range tested positive for COVID-19.

Shooter Sanjeev Rajput happy to return to outdoor training after lockdown, hoping to make up for lost time
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Shooter Sanjeev Rajput happy to return to outdoor training after lockdown, hoping to make up for lost time

Rajput was left to do simulation shooting for weeks after the COVID-19 pandemic led to a nationwide lockdown, including immediate suspension of all sporting activities, in March.

Core group of Tokyo-bound shooters to resume training after SAI's decision to re-open facility
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Core group of Tokyo-bound shooters to resume training after SAI's decision to re-open facility

The core group of Indian shooters will resume training on Wednesday following SAI's decision to reopen the Karni Singh Shooting Range, with social distancing measures set to be implemented for the athletes.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Shooter Manu Bhaker says she's focussing on technique, mental strength in build-up to Games
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Shooter Manu Bhaker says she's focussing on technique, mental strength in build-up to Games

Commonwealth Games gold medallist Manu Bhaker on Wednesday said she is focussing on her technique and improving mental strength to put up a good show at the upcoming World Cup and Tokyo Olympics.

Khelo India University Games will have major impact in unearthing talent in country, says Tokyo Olympics-bound shooter Rahi Sarnobat
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Khelo India University Games will have major impact in unearthing talent in country, says Tokyo Olympics-bound shooter Rahi Sarnobat

Asian Games and Commonwealth Games gold medallist shooter Rahi Sarnobat believes many children are inspired to take up sports in the country due to the Khelo India Games.

Khelo India Youth Games 2020: Maharashtra's Rudraksh Patil hopes to emulate Abhinav Bindra after winning 10m air rifle gold
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Khelo India Youth Games 2020: Maharashtra's Rudraksh Patil hopes to emulate Abhinav Bindra after winning 10m air rifle gold

Maharashtra's Rudraksh Patil shot down the 10m air rifle gold in the Khelo India Youth Games in Guwahati on Monday and promptly set his sights on emulating Olympic champion Abhinav Bindra.

Ace shooter Saurabh Chaudhary stamps class in National Championships with gold in men's 10m air pistol
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Ace shooter Saurabh Chaudhary stamps class in National Championships with gold in men's 10m air pistol

Ace shooter Saurabh Chaudhary stamped his class to win the men's 10m air pistol gold at the 63rd National Shooting Championships in Bhopal on Saturday.

IOA withdraws threat to boycott 2022 Birmingham Commonwealth Games; CGF welcomes India's move
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IOA withdraws threat to boycott 2022 Birmingham Commonwealth Games; CGF welcomes India's move

The Indian Olympic Association on Monday said it will bid for either the 2026 or 2030 Commonwealth Games while also agreeing to withdraw its boycott call for the 2022 Birmingham edition over shooting's exclusion.

Khelo India Youth Games 2020 will help me prepare for upcoming events, says Junior World Cup gold medallist Hriday Hazarika
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Khelo India Youth Games 2020 will help me prepare for upcoming events, says Junior World Cup gold medallist Hriday Hazarika

ISSF Junior World Cup gold medallist Hriday Hazarika on Thursday said the third edition of the Khelo India Youth Games will help him prepare for the upcoming international tournaments in 2020.

India's chances of hosting Commonwealth Shooting Championship around 2022 CWG brighten after CGF asks for 'formal' proposal
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India's chances of hosting Commonwealth Shooting Championship around 2022 CWG brighten after CGF asks for 'formal' proposal

Chances of India hosting a Commonwealth Shooting Championship in 2022, an idea mooted to compensate for the sport's exclusion from the Birmingham Games, brightened after the Commonwealth Games Federation asked IOA to submit a "formal" proposal for its consideration.

CGF says no plans yet on hosting Commonwealth Shooting Championships in India around 2022 Birmingham Games
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CGF says no plans yet on hosting Commonwealth Shooting Championships in India around 2022 Birmingham Games

The Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) on Monday said there is no plan to have a Commonwealth Championship of shooting in India during the 2022 Birmingham Games to make up for the sport's axing from the multi-sport showpiece.

Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju writes to UK sports secretary Nicky Morgan over inclusion of shooting in 2022 CWG
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Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju writes to UK sports secretary Nicky Morgan over inclusion of shooting in 2022 CWG

Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju has written a letter to UK Secretary of State for Sport Nicky Morgan, seeking her intervention for the inclusion of shooting in 2022 CWG.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Indian shooters to gun for gold in first two days of event as ISSF releases shooting schedule
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Indian shooters to gun for gold in first two days of event as ISSF releases shooting schedule

Striving to leave a mark in the Olympics, India could straightaway win medals in the next edition of the world's biggest sporting event, with its highly fancied shooters scheduled to compete on the first and second competition day in 2020.

IOA Executive Council to take final call over proposed boycott of 2022 Commonwealth Games in September
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IOA Executive Council to take final call over proposed boycott of 2022 Commonwealth Games in September

The Executive Council of the IOA will meet next month to take a final decision on its boycott call of 2022 Commonwealth Games, its Secretary General Rajeev Mehta said on Saturday.

Heena Sidhu divided over IOA's call to boycott 2022 Commonwealth Games, but says shooting should get permanent status
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Heena Sidhu divided over IOA's call to boycott 2022 Commonwealth Games, but says shooting should get permanent status

Shooting "can die soon" if it is excluded from global events, pistol ace Heena Sidhu said on Monday, in the wake of the Indian Olympic Association's proposal to boycott the 2022 Birmingham Commonwealth Games for dropping the sport from its roster.

Ace shooter Manu Bhaker feels road to Tokyo tougher than securing 2020 Olympic quota
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Ace shooter Manu Bhaker feels road to Tokyo tougher than securing 2020 Olympic quota

Manu Bhaker feels the Olympic quota is only a "reassurance" that she remains what she was when she burst onto the scene. For the young pistol ace, maintaining scores on the road to Tokyo is the "tougher part".

NRAI President Raninder Singh says shooting federation will 'slowly wean itself off foreign chief coaches'
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NRAI President Raninder Singh says shooting federation will 'slowly wean itself off foreign chief coaches'

Given the success of Indian coaches at the junior level, National Rifle Association of India President Raninder Singh has said that the Indian shooting federation will slowly, but surely, start "weaning the Indian shooting contingent" off foreign coaches