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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
July 19, 2019 10:00 pm
India have finished the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) Junior World Cup with 10 gold, nine silver and five bronze medals, for a total of 24 medals. China finished second with eight golds and 24 medals in all.