Sunday, Jan 29, 2023

Shooting World Cup


Shooting World Cup: Arjun Babuta strikes gold in 10m air rifle final

July 11, 2022 2:21 pm

The 23-year old who has been playing for India at the international stage since 2016, got the better of USA's Kozeniesky by 17-9 in the gold medal clash.

ISSF World Cup: Chinky Yadav wins gold as India claim all three medals in women's 25m pistol

March 24, 2021 3:31 pm

23-year-old Chinki Yadav prevailed over Sarnobat, 30, 4-3 in a shoot-off after their scores were tied at 32, taking India's gold tally to nine in the event.

ISSF World Cup: Aishwary Pratap Tomar wins gold in 50m rifle 3 positions

March 24, 2021 3:32 pm

The 20-year-old from Bhopal shot 462.5 to win the top prize ahead of Hungary's star rifleman Istvan Peni (461.6) and Denmark's Steffen Olsen (450.9) at the Dr Karni Singh Shooting Range. This was India's eighth gold medal at the ongoing marquee event.

ISSF Shooting World Cup: In depleted field, lot at stake for Indian shooters

March 19, 2021 7:45 am

The NRAI's decision to select the squad for the Olympics based on the performance in the World Cup will further add an edge to the tournament, which will be held for rifle, pistol and shotgun events.

India pulls out of shooting world cup in Cyprus owing to coronavirus

February 28, 2020 5:05 pm

The shotgun world cup, recognised by ISSF, is scheduled to be held in Nicosia from March 4 to 13. The Indian team withdrew from the tournament on the advice of the government.

Manu Bhaker, Elavenil Valarivan win gold in World Cup Finals

November 21, 2019 12:32 pm

The 17-year-old Manu Bhaker shot 244.7 to claim the top prize in the prestigious season-ending tournament of International Shooting Sport Federation.

Shooting World Cup Final: Manu Bhaker, Rahi Sarnobat knocked out of 25m air pistol event

November 20, 2019 12:22 pm

Commonwealth Games gold-medallist Manu shot 292 and 291 in the precision and rapid events respectively for a total of 583 in the qualifiers.

Shooting World Cup: Manu Bhaker-Saurabh Chaudhary win gold, unprecedented finish for India

September 03, 2019 8:52 am

Representing the other Indian team in the same event, Yashaswini Deswal and Abhishek Verma won the silver as India picked up the maximum possible medals on the final day of the tournament.

World Cup gold around her neck and golden earing waiting at home

August 30, 2019 3:00 am

The shooter, who became national champion in 2017, was competing in her fourth world cup as Elavenil Valarivan scored 629.4 in qualification before emerging as the champion in the final with a difference of 1.1 over Mcintosh.

Elavenil Valarivan wins maiden senior Shooting World Cup gold

August 29, 2019 1:35 am

Elavenil Valarivan won the gold medal at the Shooting World Cup in Rio in the 10m air rifle category on Wednesday. This is the 20-year-old's first senior World Cup gold.