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Instagram shoots down Olympian Heena Sidhu’s post

November 01, 2020 7:46 am

What the 31-year-old with 171K followers on Instagram had inadvertently done was go against Facebook’s -- which owns Instagram -- advertisement policy which prohibits "ads promoting the brandishing of firearms".

India must put up united front: Heena Sidhu on shooting's exclusion from 2022 CWG

July 18, 2019 7:54 pm

The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) last month threatened to boycott the 2022 CWG in Birmingham if shooting is not included, something the National Rifle Association of India (NRAI) also talked about last year.

Heena Sidhu, Ankur Mittal recommended for Khel Ratna by NRAI

April 29, 2019 4:05 pm

Heena Sidhu, first Indian pistol shooter to reach World No. 1 as per ISSF rankings, is a multiple gold medallist at the World Cup, Commonwealth Games, Commonwealth and Asian Championships.

ISSF World Cup: Why Heena’s slide is worrying

April 25, 2019 3:31 am

The former World No.1 had another poor finish to her qualifying at the ongoing Beijing World Cup, ending 26th with a score of 572 – a whole 6 adrift of the qualification cut-off of 578.

Manu Bhaker, Heena Sidhu fail to make final at ISSF World Cup

April 24, 2019 8:00 pm

Manu Bhaker and the seasoned Heena Sidhu looked off colour as both failed to make the final in the 10m air pistol event at the the ISSF World Cup on Wednesday.

International Women's Day: Sports is one field where you do not feel prejudice on gender, says shooter Heena Sidhu

March 08, 2019 11:41 am

On International Women's Day, Commonwealth Games 2018 gold medallist shooter Heena Sidhu talks about why she believes sports does not discriminate between people on the basis of gender.

ISSF World Cup 2019: Shooting stars Manu Bhaker, Heena Sidhu way off the mark

February 27, 2019 9:49 am

Heena Sidhu, Manu Bhaker falter in 10m air pistol at the ISSF World Cup 2019 in New Delhi, failing to make the final after a dismal qualifying round.

In a battle of teens, 13-year-old Esha Singh upstages Manu Bhaker at Shooting Nationals

November 30, 2018 10:49 am

Esha Singh shot a final score of 241.0, edging out much fancied shooters like Manu Bhaker and Heena Sidhu to win gold in the senior category in the women’s 10 m Air Pistol event.

Shooting started as a hobby before taking it up professionally, says Heena Sidhu

October 07, 2018 1:14 pm

Heena Sidhu made the revelation while adding that she played multiple sports during her school years including shot put. 

India's medallists talk about their journey, give corporate honchos life lessons

September 29, 2018 12:30 pm

Heena Sidhu, Hima Das, Rani Rampal and Mirabai Chanu, got down to a tete-a-tete with the top management hierarchy.