Ankur Mittal Wins Silver In Men's Double Trap Event At World Shotgun Championship

Ankur Mittal Wins Silver In Men's Double Trap Event At World Shotgun Championship

India's Ankur Mittal carried on his scintillating form as he clinched the silver medal in the men's double trap event at the World Shotgun Championship in Moscow.

Will Provide Best Opportunities To Sportspersons: Rajyavardhan Rathore
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Will Provide Best Opportunities To Sportspersons: Rajyavardhan Rathore

The newly-appointed sports minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore on Sunday said "best of the opportunities" will be provided to all sportspersons.

Twitterati Wish Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore On His New Innings

Twitterati Wish Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore On His New Innings

Rathore was on Sunday appointed the new sports minister in place of Vijay Goel, who has been made the minister of state for parliamentary affairs.

World Shotgun Championships: Kynan Chenai, Zoravar Singh Keep India In Hunt
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World Shotgun Championships: Kynan Chenai, Zoravar Singh Keep India In Hunt

In the individual event, Kynan ended the day in third place with a score of 74 out of 75 over two days of qualifying, while Zoravar was in ninth position with 72 hits to his credit.

World Shotgun Championships: Kynan Chenai Shoots 49 As Indian Men's Trap Raises Medal Hopes
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World Shotgun Championships: Kynan Chenai Shoots 49 As Indian Men's Trap Raises Medal Hopes

Indian men's trap team, including Kynan Chenai, raised hopes of a medal after they grabbed the fourth place in the qualification rounds on the opening day of the ISSF World Shotgun Championship in Moscow.

World Championships: Indian Shooters Eye Medals, World Cup Final Berths
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World Championships: Indian Shooters Eye Medals, World Cup Final Berths

As far as Indian shotgun shooting is concerned, only Ankur Mittal has managed to qualify for the New Delhi tournament.

Sydney Games Gave Me Belief To Win An Olympic Gold, Says Abhinav Bindra
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Sydney Games Gave Me Belief To Win An Olympic Gold, Says Abhinav Bindra

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.

Indian Shooters Will Perform Their Best In 2020 Tokyo Olympics, Says Vijay Kumar
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Indian Shooters Will Perform Their Best In 2020 Tokyo Olympics, Says Vijay Kumar

The 31-year-old marksman said he, too, is training hard with the help of coaches to improve his performance in the 2020 Games.

Mairaj Ahmad Khan-Rashmmi Rathore Pair Wins Gold, End India's Asian Championship Campaign On High
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Mairaj Ahmad Khan-Rashmmi Rathore Pair Wins Gold, End India's Asian Championship Campaign On High

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.

Maheshwari Chauhan Bags Bronze for India At Asian Shotgun Championship
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Maheshwari Chauhan Bags Bronze for India At Asian Shotgun Championship

Indian shooter Maheshwari Chauhan secured a bronze medal at the Asian Shotgun Championship in women's skeet.

Asian Shotgun Championships: India Trap Shooter Kynan Chenai Bags Bronze
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Asian Shotgun Championships: India Trap Shooter Kynan Chenai Bags Bronze

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.

ISSF Junior World Championship: Anish Wins Gold, Registers World Record Score

ISSF Junior World Championship: Anish Wins Gold, Registers World Record Score

Teenager Anish registered a world record score of 579 in the junior men's 25m standard pistol event.

After Anil Kumble's Resignation, Abhinav Bindra's Message For Virat Kohli

After Anil Kumble's Resignation, Abhinav Bindra's Message For Virat Kohli

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.

Abhinav Bindra Tweets His Displeasure At Treatment Of India Shooting Team At Delhi Airport

Abhinav Bindra Tweets His Displeasure At Treatment Of India Shooting Team At Delhi Airport

India's lone individual Olympic gold medallist was unhappy with the way Customs dealt with the matter.

ISSF Shotgun World Cup: Ankur Mittal Clinches Double Trap Gold in Acapulco

ISSF Shotgun World Cup: Ankur Mittal Clinches Double Trap Gold in Acapulco

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.

ISSF Shooting World Cup: Jitu Rai Wins Gold in 50M Pistol Event, Silver For Amanpreet Singh

ISSF Shooting World Cup: Jitu Rai Wins Gold in 50M Pistol Event, Silver For Amanpreet Singh

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

ISSF Shooting World Cup: Jitu Rai Wins Bronze In 10-Metre Air Pistol

ISSF Shooting World Cup: Jitu Rai Wins Bronze In 10-Metre Air Pistol

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.

ISSF Shooting World Cup: India's Ankur Mittal Wins Silver in Men's Double Trap

ISSF Shooting World Cup: India's Ankur Mittal Wins Silver in Men's Double Trap

India's Ankur Mittal won the silver medal in the men's double trap event at the ISSF Shooting World Cup

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