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Jan 04, 2013
Life after Olympics: Vijay Kumar on living as a championFirstpost spoke to Vijay Kumar on life after Olympics — how hard it is to live as a champion, whether India's young shooters are pushing him to the limit and whether he feels there's been a change in the way India treat their Olympians.
Dec 11, 2012
Delhi court grants bail to Ponty Chadha's employeesMetropolitan Magistrate Ruchika Singhla released accused Vijay Kumar and Madan Rana on bail on furnishing "a personal bond and two local sureties in the sum of Rs 20,000 each."
Dec 04, 2012
Shooter Vijay Kumar climbs to World No 2Kumar rose one place in the 25-metre rapid fire pistol cartegory. Olympic bronze medallist Gagan Narang too climbed up a place to become No.5 in the men's 10-metre air rifle category.
Oct 02, 2012
India still reaping benefits of CWG even after 2 yrsWhile the Commonwealth Games might have been in the news for financial irregularities but it made India a hotspot for the top sporting events in the country.
Aug 29, 2012
Vijay Kumar, Yogeshwar Dutt conferred Khel RatnaOlympic medallists Vijay Kumar and Yogeshwar Dutt were on Wednesday jointly conferred the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award—the country's highest sporting honour — while an unprecedented 25 sportspersons were honoured with the Arjuna awards in a glittering ceremony at the Rashtrapati Bhawan here.
Aug 24, 2012
No intention to give exam for Army promotion: Vijay KumarThe usually soft-spoken Vijay was quick to point out that there was "nothing extraordinary" that the government had done for him, while hinting that cricketers received much more for an achievement.
Aug 19, 2012
Olympic medalists Vijay Kumar, Yogeshwar Dutt to get Khel RatnaOlympic heroes, shooter Vijay Kumar and wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt were jointly recommended for the prestigious Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award, the country's highest sporting honour.
Aug 17, 2012
Antony awards Rs 30 lakh to silver medallist Vijay KumarDefence Minister AK Antony on Friday presented a cash reward of Rs 30 lakh to Vijay Kumar, who won a silver medal in the 25-metre rapid fire pistol event at the London Olympics.
Aug 16, 2012
Army promotes shooter Vijay Kumar, will help him become officerThe army has said it will assist the Olympic medallist to become a commissioned officer. Kumar was promoted today to a higher rank.
Aug 15, 2012
Vijay Kumar conferred Himachal Gaurav AwardThe Himachal Gaurav Samman was conferred on Vijay at the Independence Day function at Kullu by Chief Minister PK Dhumal.