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File photo of Olympic gold medallist Abhinav Bindra(Getty Images)

Hopeful of India recording best-ever medal haul in Tokyo Olympics: Bindra

By Press Trust of India | New Delhi
UPDATED ON JAN 04, 2021 06:25 PM IST
The former world champion in 10m air rifle, who turned entrepreneur after the Rio Olympics in 2016, said like in sports, adaptability and acceptance also come handy in business.
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File photo of Abhinav Bindra.(Milind Saurkar/HT Photo)
File photo of Abhinav Bindra.(Milind Saurkar/HT Photo)

Abhinav Bindra roped in as event ambassador of Airtel Delhi Half Marathon

By Press Trust of India | New Delhi
UPDATED ON NOV 19, 2020 05:07 PM IST
While the international and Indian elite runners will be at the start line at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here, the amateurs from across the globe will join them via the exclusive Airtel Delhi Half Marathon Mobile App.
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The Jalandhar commissionerate police team with six men arrested in connection with an arms racket.(HT Photo)
The Jalandhar commissionerate police team with six men arrested in connection with an arms racket.(HT Photo)

Jalandhar police bust interstate arms racket, arrest 7 men

By HT Correspondent | Hindutsan Times, Jalandhar
PUBLISHED ON SEP 20, 2020 06:27 PM IST
Arms and ammunition pushed into Punjab from Madhya Pradesh, 12 pistols of .32 bore and 15 live cartridges seized
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Abhinav Bindra is India’s only individual Olympic gold medallist.(Getty Images)
Abhinav Bindra is India’s only individual Olympic gold medallist.(Getty Images)

That was my life’s biggest thrill but it lasted two seconds: Bindra on Olympic gold

By Press Trust of India | New Delhi
UPDATED ON AUG 31, 2020 09:34 PM IST
Bindra remains India’s only individual gold medallist at the Olympics (in 2008) and came tantalisingly close to adding another podium finish at the 2016 Rio Games, only to miss out by a point.
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Abhinav Bindra during(Milind Saurkar/HT Photo)
Abhinav Bindra during(Milind Saurkar/HT Photo)

Bindra to take part in ‘virtual run’‘ to raise funds for people affected by COVID-19 pandemic

By Press Trust of India | New Delhi
UPDATED ON AUG 26, 2020 04:47 PM IST
The initiative is aimed at providing support to vulnerable sections of society who have been distressed and have lost their livelihoods due to the pandemic.
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File image of Abhinav Bindra.(File)
File image of Abhinav Bindra.(File)

Looking to contribute to development of Indian sports: Abhinav Bindra on Sports Leadership program for Indian sports administrator

By Karan Prashant Saxena | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUL 11, 2020 02:26 PM IST
Speaking to Hindustan Times, the 2008 Beijing Olympics gold medalist explained how he believes the course will help Indian sports administrators to get at par with the global sports practices.
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Nicco Campriani (extreme left) and Abhinav Bindra (extreme right).(Photo Courtesy: Abhinav Bindra’s Twitter handle)
Nicco Campriani (extreme left) and Abhinav Bindra (extreme right).(Photo Courtesy: Abhinav Bindra’s Twitter handle)

Bindra, Campriani set out to give refugee shooters new identity

By Ajai Masand | New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUN 15, 2020 09:14 PM IST
For Campriani and Bindra, it’s about opening a channel where refugee athletes can get better opportunities and facilities to achieve sporting excellence.
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Harshvardhan Kapoor has worked in films like Mirzya and Bhavesh Joshi Superhero.
Harshvardhan Kapoor has worked in films like Mirzya and Bhavesh Joshi Superhero.

‘Abhinav Bindra film will be a game-changer, Bhavesh Joshi Superhero’s fans deserve a sequel’: Harshvardhan Kapoor

By HT Entertainment Desk | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUN 10, 2020 01:48 PM IST
Harshavardhan Kapoor, the least visible of Anil Kapoor’s children, speaks about his past films and his upcoming biopic of Olympic shooter Abhinav Bindra.
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For a short period, there may be a sense of doubt or fear about certain things: Rahul Dravid(AFP)
For a short period, there may be a sense of doubt or fear about certain things: Rahul Dravid(AFP)

Sportspersons should be given enough time to regain peak fitness before resuming: Rahul Dravid

By Press Trust of India | HIndustan Times, Delhi
UPDATED ON MAY 17, 2020 11:52 PM IST
Dravid was speaking alongside Olympic champion shooter Abhinav Bindra and badminton legend Prakash Padukone.
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Abhinav Bindra during the launching of his Targeting Performance Centre at Gagan Capital, Dhole Patil Road in Pune.(Milind Saurkar/HT Photo)
Abhinav Bindra during the launching of his Targeting Performance Centre at Gagan Capital, Dhole Patil Road in Pune.(Milind Saurkar/HT Photo)

Matter of time before India wins another Olympic gold: Abhinav Bindra

By Indo Asian News Service | New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAY 13, 2020 03:51 PM IST
Bindra, who won the coveted gold in 2008 Beijing Olympics, thus far remains the only Indian to have won an individual gold at the Olympics and he said that he was hoping to see more at the Tokyo Olympics which have been postponed to next year due to coronavirus pandemic.
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Mary Kom, Sachin Tendulkar and Vijender Singh.(PTI/Reuters/Getty)
Mary Kom, Sachin Tendulkar and Vijender Singh.(PTI/Reuters/Getty)

‘India is an unpredictable country,’ Top Indian stars foresee new normal once pandemic mayhem ends

By Press Trust of India | New Delhi
UPDATED ON APR 26, 2020 03:12 PM IST
India’s biggest sportspersons -- current and former -- gazed into the crystal ball and predicted the future of sports once the action resumes.
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Olympic champion Abhinav Bindra a session of Kolkata Literary Meet at Victoria Memorial Hall in Kolkata,India.(Prateek Choudhury/Hindustan Times)
Olympic champion Abhinav Bindra a session of Kolkata Literary Meet at Victoria Memorial Hall in Kolkata,India.(Prateek Choudhury/Hindustan Times)

‘There may not be so much foreign exposure,’ Abhinav Bindra believes post-COVID world could be a blessing

By Indo Asian News Service | New Delhi
UPDATED ON APR 21, 2020 11:16 AM IST
The entire sporting calendar has come to a grinding halt across the world due to the coronavirus pandemic. Major sporting events, including Tokyo Olympics and Wimbledon, have either been postponed or cancelled.
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Pune, India - March 31, 2019:Abhinav Bindra during the launching of his Targeting Performance Centre at Gagan Capital, Dhole Patil Road in Pune, India, on Sunday, March 31, 2019. (Photo by Milind Saurkar/Hindustan Times)(Milind Saurkar/HT Photo)
Pune, India - March 31, 2019:Abhinav Bindra during the launching of his Targeting Performance Centre at Gagan Capital, Dhole Patil Road in Pune, India, on Sunday, March 31, 2019. (Photo by Milind Saurkar/Hindustan Times)(Milind Saurkar/HT Photo)

Abhinav Bindra says India go to Tokyo Olympics as ‘favourites’ in shooting

By Press Trust of India | New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAR 06, 2020 08:46 AM IST
The 37-year-old Bindra remains India’s only individual gold medallist at the Olympics, having bagged the yellow metal at the Beijing Games in 2008.
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Tokyo: Tokyo Olympics are being threatened by a fast-spreading virus that has shut down most schools, sports competitions and Olympic-related events in the country.(AP)
Tokyo: Tokyo Olympics are being threatened by a fast-spreading virus that has shut down most schools, sports competitions and Olympic-related events in the country.(AP)

Situation should be carefully monitored: Abhinav Bindra on coronavirus threat to Olympics

By PTI | Gurgaon
UPDATED ON MAR 04, 2020 09:32 PM IST
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) on Tuesday unequivocally backed this summer’s Tokyo Olympics, urging athletes to prepare “full steam” despite the coronavirus threat.
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Abhinav Bindra during the launching of his Targeting Performance Centre at Gagan Capital.(Milind Saurkar/HT Photo)
Abhinav Bindra during the launching of his Targeting Performance Centre at Gagan Capital.(Milind Saurkar/HT Photo)

‘Really the need of the hour,’ Abhinav Bindra wants premium on fitness and wellness for athletes

By Press Trust of India | New Delhi
UPDATED ON FEB 25, 2020 03:42 PM IST
By ushering in the new age sports and medical care hitherto unseen in India, the country’s lone individual Olympic gold medallist is helping improve the lives of people outside the sporting arena.
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Anil Kapoor and Harshvandhan Kapoor are working together on Abhinav Bindra biopic.
Anil Kapoor and Harshvandhan Kapoor are working together on Abhinav Bindra biopic.

Harshvardhan, Anil Kapoor start shooting for Abhinav Bindra biopic. See pic

By HT Correspondent | Press Trust of India, Mumbai
UPDATED ON FEB 16, 2020 02:50 PM IST
Harshvardhan Kapoor and father Anil Kapoor have begun work on the biopic of Abhinav Bindra
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File image of Abhinav Bindra.(Getty Images)
File image of Abhinav Bindra.(Getty Images)

Indian shooters have realistic shot at winning medals at Tokyo Olympics: Abhinav Bindra

By Press Trust of India | New Delhi
UPDATED ON JAN 30, 2020 06:25 PM IST
The number of Olympic quotas stands at a record 15 after a highly successful 2019 that saw Indian shooters top all the Rifle-Pistol World Cups and the season-ending World Cup Finals. This was after they drew a blank at the 2016 Rio Olympics.
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Olympic champion Abhinav Bindra(Prateek Choudhury/Hindustan Times)
Olympic champion Abhinav Bindra(Prateek Choudhury/Hindustan Times)

Indian shooters have realistic shot at winning medals at Tokyo Olympics: Abhinav Bindra

By Press Trust of India | New Delhi
UPDATED ON JAN 30, 2020 05:39 PM IST
“The depth of talent in our country and the support has increased tremendously. A lot of the athletes are going to be 16, 17-year-olds when they make their Olympic debut and they have a realistic shot at winning medals at the Games, which says something,” said Bindra
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A file photo of Union Home Minister Amit Shah.(PTI)
A file photo of Union Home Minister Amit Shah.(PTI)

India vs Bangladesh: Amit Shah to attend day-night Test at Eden Gardens

By Asian News International | New Delhi
UPDATED ON NOV 15, 2019 07:37 AM IST
An hour-long programme has also been planned in the evening in which sportspersons like Abhinav Bindra, Mary Kom will be felicitated with Union Home Minister Amit Shah, PM Sheikh Hasina and West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee as guests.
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Eden Garden is seen shrouded in smog during preparations.(PTI)
Eden Garden is seen shrouded in smog during preparations.(PTI)

Mamata Banerjee and Sheikh Hasina to ring Eden Bell jointly to start India’s first Day-Night Test

By Press Trust of India | Kolkata
UPDATED ON NOV 09, 2019 08:29 AM IST
Both will be seen at the bell ringing ceremony to start off the first day’s proceedings, Cricket Association of Bengal secretary Avishek Dalmiya told reporters here at Eden Gardens.
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File image of BCCI president Sourav Ganguly playing with pink ball at Eden Gardens.(Getty Images)
File image of BCCI president Sourav Ganguly playing with pink ball at Eden Gardens.(Getty Images)

India vs Bangladesh: Tickets for Kolkata Test to have tinge of pink to symbolise Day-Night game

By Indo Asian News Service | New Delhi
UPDATED ON OCT 31, 2019 08:23 AM IST
Ind vs Ban: The Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) is trying its best to make it a full house in the 68,000-capacity stadium on all the five days by offering a daily ticket starting as low as Rs 50.
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Nikhat Zareen during the practice session.(Raj K Raj/HT PHOTO)
Nikhat Zareen during the practice session.(Raj K Raj/HT PHOTO)

Nikhat Zareen writes to Kiren Rijiju, gets Abhinav Bindra’s support

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON OCT 18, 2019 08:46 AM IST
The BFI had initially said that among women only gold and silver medallists from the Worlds will get an automatic berth for the Olympics qualifier in February.
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Abhijit Chadha in action.(HT File photo.)
Abhijit Chadha in action.(HT File photo.)

Calmer Abhijit Chadha mounts serious challenge on title

By Robin Bose | Mewat (Haryana)
UPDATED ON SEP 14, 2019 09:19 PM IST
While Abhijit still refrains from throwing clubs when upset, like the couple of lip-outs on Saturday but for which he could have had the lead going into the final day of the Classic Golf & Country Club International Championship instead of being two shots back (15-under 201).
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Anil Kapoor made a mark as an actor and a star for the first time in Woh Saat Din(Twitter)
Anil Kapoor made a mark as an actor and a star for the first time in Woh Saat Din(Twitter)

Anil Kapoor shares a throwback pic, calls his 1983 film Woh 7 Din ‘a life-changing moment’

By HT Correspondent | Indo Asian News Service, Mumbai
UPDATED ON SEP 02, 2019 05:28 PM IST
Anil Kapoor got nostalgic about his first successful film, Woh 7 Din, and put up an emotional post on Twitter.
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Harshvardhan Kapoor debuts his new tattoos.
Harshvardhan Kapoor debuts his new tattoos.

Harshvardhan Kapoor gets sisters Sonam and Rhea’s names tattooed on his back, internet wants a brother like him. See pic

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON SEP 02, 2019 03:32 PM IST
Actor Harshvardhan Kapoor has got sisters Sonam and Rhea’s names tattooed on his back. See the picture here.
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At the Karni Singh shooting range in New Delhi, a prestigious national tournament is flooded by young shooters trying to make their mark, firing alongside the likes of Olympic medallist Gagan Narang(Vipin Kumar/HT PHOTO)
At the Karni Singh shooting range in New Delhi, a prestigious national tournament is flooded by young shooters trying to make their mark, firing alongside the likes of Olympic medallist Gagan Narang(Vipin Kumar/HT PHOTO)

Bang bang – Welcome to India’s shooting nursery

By Avishek Roy | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON SEP 01, 2019 12:42 PM IST
A shooting revolution has gripped India, where teenagers are bagging world record scores, Olympic quotas, and handfuls of medals. How did this happen? And are we looking at a big haul at the 2020 Olympics?
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Representative image.(Getty Images)
Representative image.(Getty Images)

With 2020 Tokyo Olympics less than a year away, IOC appoints authorised ticket reseller for India

By HT Correspondent | New Delhi
UPDATED ON AUG 28, 2019 06:50 PM IST
The 2008 Games in Beijing was the turning point for Olympic sports in India as Abhinav Bindra won the country’s maiden individual gold.
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Sumit Nagal returns to Roger Federer during the first round of US Open.(AP)
Sumit Nagal returns to Roger Federer during the first round of US Open.(AP)

Sumit Nagal: Not a product of system but despite it

By Press Trust of India | New Delhi
UPDATED ON AUG 27, 2019 06:10 PM IST
Taking a set against the Greatest of All Time (GOAT) at a Grand Slam is bound to attract attention. No wonder, people from all walks of life including sporting greats have suddenly started talking about Nagal and Indian tennis.
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PV Sindhu won a gold medal at World Championship.(REUTERS)
PV Sindhu won a gold medal at World Championship.(REUTERS)

World Championship gold will give PV Sindhu belief to go all the way at Tokyo, says Abhinav Bindra

By PTI | New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUN 22, 2020 02:14 AM IST
Two-time silver medallist Sindhu became the first Indian to win the World Championships gold by thrashing familiar rival Nozomi Okuhara of Japan 21-7 21-7 in one of the most lop-sided finals ever in Basel, Switzerland on Sunday.
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India's Pusarla Sindhu celebrates on the podium with her gold medal after winning the women's singles final in the BWF World Championships in Basel.(REUTERS)
India's Pusarla Sindhu celebrates on the podium with her gold medal after winning the women's singles final in the BWF World Championships in Basel.(REUTERS)

PV Sindhu a world champ, India hits new sporting high

By Sandip Sikdar | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUN 22, 2020 12:52 AM IST
PV Sindhu zoomed on Sunday to what is arguably the greatest sporting achievement by an Indian woman athlete, and among the greatest by any Indian individual sportsman.
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