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National Shooting Championship: Rajshree Sancheti wins women’s air rifle gold

Rajshree Sancheti of Delhi won the women’s air rifle gold as she beat Zeena Khitta of Himachal Pradesh by 1.7 point in the 64th National shooting championship in Bhopal on Tuesday.The 26-year-old Rajshree was remarkably consistent with her last...

National Shooting Championship: Arjun, Arshdeep win mixed air pistol gold

Arjun Singh Cheema and Arshdeep Kaur won the mixed air pistol gold for Punjab as they beat Saurabh Chaudhary and Devanshi Dhama 17-15 in a thriller in the 64th National shooting championship at the Dr. Karni Singh Range, Tughlakabad,...

National Shooting Championship: Shekhawat claims gold in men’s 25m rapid fire pistol

Rajasthan's Bhavesh Shekhawat sealed his first title by winning the men's 25m rapid fire pistol gold at the ongoing 64th Shooting Nationals, even as Olympic silver-medallist comeback-man Vijay Kumar finished fourth here on Sunday.Haryana's Anish Bhanwala, who was third...

National Shooting Championship: Sarabjot emerges champion in air pistol

Sarabjot Singh emerged the national champion in men’s air pistol, but it was Shiva Narwal who hogged the attention with a consistently brilliant fare in the 64th National shooting championship at the Dr. Karni Singh Range, Tughlakabad, on Saturday.After...

National Shooting Championship: Saurabh Chaudhary wins gold

Saurabh Chaudhary announced his entry in 50-metre free pistol in style by clinching the gold in the 64th National Shooting Championship at the Dr. Karni Singh Range, Tughlakabad.The 19-year-old Saurabh, famous for his exploits in 10-metre air pistol, shot...

Darshna Rathore wins bronze in the 64th National Shooting Championship

Darshna Rathore shot 50 to beat Ganemat Sekhon by four points in the women’s skeet final of the 64th National Shooting Championship at the New Moti Bagh Gun Club on Wednesday.After qualifying third with 113, Darshna did well to...

National Shooting C’ships: Twins Vijayveer, Udayveer claim 1-2 finish in junior men’s 25m pistol

Twin brothers Vijayveer and Udayveer Sindhu scripted a 1-2 finish in the junior men's 25m pistol event as Punjab topped of the medals tally at the 64th National Shooting Championship Competitions (NSCC) here.Vijayveer shot 587 to pip Udayveer by...

National shooting championship go get underway on November 18

The National shooting championship with pistol events being staged at the Dr. Karni Singh Range in Tughlakabad will start on November 18. However, the first set of finals will only be on November 27.The men’s air pistol final, including...

ISSF increases Asia’s Olympic quota places from 38 to 48

In a highly beneficial move for Asian countries, the International Shooting Federation (ISSF) has increased the number of Olympic quota places for the continent from 38 to 48.This is expected to come into effect from the 2024 Paris Olympic...

National-level shooter Namanveer Brar found dead at his Mohali home

National-level shooter Namanveer Singh Brar was found dead in his home in Mohali on Monday, with the police not ruling out suicide.The 28-year-old trap shooter had a bullet wound, Deputy Superintendent of Police, Mohali, Gursher Singh Sandhu said over...


BCCI plans to restart IPL in September third week

The Indian Premier League franchises are awaiting clarity on the availability of the overseas players as the Board of Control for Cricket in India...