Bindra was only 17 while competing in Sydney. Eight years later, at the Beijing Olympics, the air rifle shooter became the first Indian to win an individual Olympic gold medal.
The 31-year-old marksman said he, too, is training hard with the help of coaches to improve his performance in the 2020 Games.
India finished the championship with a total of eight medals. Ankur Mittal had earlier won a gold in the men's double trap and had also helped India bag the team gold in the event.
Indian shooter Maheshwari Chauhan secured a bronze medal at the Asian Shotgun Championship in women's skeet.
India shooter Kynan Chenai won a bronze in men's trap event, his first international medal at the senior level, at the 7th Asian Championship Shotgun at Astana, Kazakhstan.
Teenager Anish registered a world record score of 579 in the junior men's 25m standard pistol event.
The legendary leg-spinner also revealed that Kohli had reservations about his 'style' of functioning. Bindra, who won gold for India at the 2008 Beijing Olympics, offered a rather interesting take on the latest development in Indian cricket.
India's lone individual Olympic gold medallist was unhappy with the way Customs dealt with the matter.
Mittal had settled for a silver at the recent International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup in New Delhi, where Willet had won the gold.
Jitu Rai won the gold medal in the 50m pistol event at the ISSF Shooting World Cup on Wednesday, while Amanpreet Singh won the silver
Jitu Rai, who was languishing towards the bottom of the table in the initial stages of the final, made a late surge to come into medal contention.
India's Ankur Mittal won the silver medal in the men's double trap event at the ISSF Shooting World Cup
In an event, where coordination plays a key role, Jitu Rai teamed up with Heena Sidhu to finish ahead of Japan's Yukari Konishi and Tomoyuki Matsuda 5-3. Slovenia's Naphaswan Yangpaiboon and Kevin Venta were placed third.
Indian shooter Pooja Ghatkar claimed a bronze in the 10-metre Air Rifle event of the ISSF Shooting World Cup in New Delhi.
Abhinav Bindra has supported sports ministry's decision to temporarily suspend Indian Olympic Association for naming Suresh kalmadi and Abhay Chautala as life presidents
The victim in her complaint to the police said that she knew the accused for two years and they met while training for national championship at SAI shooting range.
Manavjit Singh Sandhu shot 12 out of 15 birds in the semi-final stage to make it to the gold medal match and defeated silver winner Raninder Singh 14-13 to seal the top spot in his favour
The Abhinav Bindra-led Rio Games review panel will supervise two of the four technical national camps slated early next year