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newsshooting11 days ago

Will not go to 2024 Paris Olympics, happy with the junior squad, reveals Jaspal Rana

Indian shooting coach Jaspal Rana has made it clear that he doesn’t want to prepare himself for the 2024 Paris Olympics; rather he wants to serve the junior squad and develop fresh talents for the future. India won as many as 43 medals in the recently concluded 2021 ISSF Junior World Championships.
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newsshooting19 days ago

2021 ISSF Junior World Championships | India claim three gold medals on final day, end campaign with 30 medals

The Indian contingent claimed three gold medals and a silver on the final day of the 2021 ISSF Junior World Championships in Lima, Peru, on Friday. The pair of 2020 Tokyo Olympian Aishwary Pratap Singh Tomar and Ayushi Podder claimed silver in the 50m rifle 3 positions mixed team event.
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newsshooting22 days ago

2021 ISSF Junior World Championship | Indian women's pistol team claims gold medal

The Indian women's junior pistol team claimed a gold medal in the women's 25m air pistol event at the ongoing ISSF (International Shooting Sport Federation) Junior World Championship in Lima. The trio of Manu Bhaker, Naamya Kapoor, and Rhythm Sangwan defeated 16-4 in the gold medal match.
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newsshooting22 days ago

2021 ISSF Junior World Championships | Indian pistol shooters claim top spots after opening round of qualifications

Indian pistol shooters were at the top of their game and occupied top spots after the first round of the qualification stage in the men’s 25m rapid fire pistol event at the 2021 ISSF Junior World Championship in Lima, Peru, on Tuesday. Meanwhile, the Indian rifle and shotgun shooters were below par.
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newsshooting24 days ago

2021 Junior Shooting World Championship | Naamya Kapoor, Aishwary Pratap Singh Tomar register gold medal wins

14-year old Naamya Kapoor scripted a memorable gold medal win in the women's 25m pistol event at the Junior Shooting World Championships, on Monday. Adding to the triumph, 2020 Tokyo Olympics participant Aishwary Pratap Singh Tomar completed a similar feat in the men's 50m rifle 3 positions event.
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newsshootinga month ago

ISSF Junior World Championship | Manu Bhaker continues to sizzle with third gold, India on top of medals tally

Manu Bhaker clinched her third gold medal at the ISSF Junior World Championship, in Lima, Peru. The 19-year-old Manu, who had an ordinary outing at the Olympics, teamed up with Rhythm Sangwan and Shikha Narwal in the women's 10m air pistol team event, to defeat Belarus 16-12 in the final.
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newsshootinga month ago

ISSF Junior World Championship | Manu Bhaker wins second gold; men's 10m air rifle team lands top prize too

Indian shooters continue to impress at the ISSF Junior World Championship in Lima, Peru, as they added two more gold medals to the tally on Saturday. Manu Bhaker won her second gold of the competition, this time in the 10m air pistol mixed team event, along with her partner Sarabjot Singh.
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newsshootinga month ago

ISSF Junior World Championship | Manu Bhaker wins gold in 10m air pistol, Esha Singh clinches silver

Manu Bhaker has brought India's first gold in the ISSF Junior World Championship in Lima, Peru, after she shot 241.3 in women's 10M Air Pistol event. In the same category Esha Singh clinched silver with a score of 240.0. India are at the top of medal table with one gold, two silver, and a bronze.
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newsshooting2 months ago

Foreign shooting coaches are not as good as the Indians, opines Ronak Pandit

Former shooter Ronak Pandit believes that foreign coaches are not as good as the Indian ones, even though they can be used as experts in fields like sports science. The 15-member Indian shooting contingent fared miserably at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and as they failed to bag a single medal.
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newsshooting4 months ago

13-member Indian squad kick-start ISSF World Cup in Osijek, Croatia

A total of 13 Tokyo-bound rifle and pistol shooters will be in action at the ISSF World Cup, in Osijek, Croatia which started this Thursday. Owing to the surge in the Covid-19 cases in India, the shooters have shifted their training base to Croatia in the build-up to the 2021 Tokyo Olympics.
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