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Deepak Kumar of India competes.(REUTERS)

Manu shoots gold in Asian Championship, Deepak bags Olympic quota

By Avishek Roy | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON NOV 05, 2019 11:24 PM IST
Manu Bhaker (244.3) defeated Asian Games champion from China Wang Qian (242.8) to win gold in the in women’s 10m air pistol.
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Two of the suspects, allegedly involved in the bank robbery, with police officers(Sourced)
Two of the suspects, allegedly involved in the bank robbery, with police officers(Sourced)

One of the guns used in bank heist in Delhi’s Farsh Bazar may have been a toy

By HT Correspondent | New Delhi
UPDATED ON SEP 29, 2019 09:02 AM IST
Two armed men had barged into at a branch of Central Bank of India and left with 8.9 lakh, but were chased by the police and civilians, who caught one of the suspects, Vikas, and recovered the entire loot.
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File image of Abhishek Verma(PTI)
File image of Abhishek Verma(PTI)

Need mental stability of different level for Olympic medal: Abhishek Verma

By PTI | New Delhi
UPDATED ON SEP 08, 2019 01:43 PM IST
The Indian also bagged a silver with Yashaswini Singh Deswal in mixed 10m air pistol and his performance has fuelled hopes of a medal at the 2020 Tokyo Games.
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hooters participate in the Juniors 10m Air Rifle qualifiers.(Biplov Bhuyan/HT PHOTO)
hooters participate in the Juniors 10m Air Rifle qualifiers.(Biplov Bhuyan/HT PHOTO)

Record 14 Indians to compete in year-end ISSF World Cup Finals

By Press Trust of India | New Delhi
UPDATED ON SEP 04, 2019 09:01 PM IST
In the prestigious tournament held annually, some of the year’s best shooters compete in each of the eight rifle/pistol Olympic events.
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File image of Manu Bhaker(Getty Images)
File image of Manu Bhaker(Getty Images)

India finish with 5 gold medals at ISSF World Cup

By Indo Asian News Service | Rio de Janerio
UPDATED ON SEP 03, 2019 01:23 PM IST
The results ensured an unprecedented top finish for India across all four ISSF World Cup stages this year as they won 16 gold, four silver and two bronze medals in 2019.
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Manu Bhaker and Saurabh Chaudhary won he mixed 10m air pistol gold.(Twitter)
Manu Bhaker and Saurabh Chaudhary won he mixed 10m air pistol gold.(Twitter)

Manu Bhaker-Saurabh Chaudhary win gold, unprecedented finish for India

By Press Trust of India | Rio de Janeiro
UPDATED ON SEP 03, 2019 06:27 AM IST
Yashaswini Deswal and Abhishek Verma won the silver as India picked up the maximum possible medals on the final day of the tournament.
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Yashaswini Singh Deswal upstaged multiple Olympic medallist Olena Kostevych of Ukraine to clinch gold in 10m air pistol.(Twitter)
Yashaswini Singh Deswal upstaged multiple Olympic medallist Olena Kostevych of Ukraine to clinch gold in 10m air pistol.(Twitter)

Yashaswini sheds doubts on the ski slope, wins gold for Tokyo spot

By Saurabh Duggal | Hindustan Times, Chandigarh
UPDATED ON SEP 02, 2019 06:59 AM IST
Yashaswini Singh Deswal upstaged multiple Olympic medallist Olena Kostevych of Ukraine to clinch gold in 10m air pistol in the year’s last World Cup in Rio de Janeiro, securing a ninth Olympic berth for the country in the process.
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File image of Rahi Sarnobat(Screengrab)
File image of Rahi Sarnobat(Screengrab)

Rahi wins gold and Olympic quota, Saurabh betters own world marks

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAY 28, 2019 09:04 AM IST
Rahi Sarnobat won gold and an Olympic berth in women’s 25m pistol while Saurabh Chaudhary gave another sensational performance with gold and world record.
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A file photo of Indian shooter Abhishek Verma.(PTI)
A file photo of Indian shooter Abhishek Verma.(PTI)

ISSF World Cup: Abhishek Verma wins gold in 10m Air Pistol, secures Olympic quota

By Ajai Masand | Beijing
UPDATED ON APR 27, 2019 10:45 PM IST
This is India’s fifth Tokyo 2020 quota in shooting and the second in 10m air pistol after Saurabh Chaudhary clinched the first in New Delhi.
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Indian shooter Saurabh Chaudhary won the gold in the final 10 meter Air Pistol, during ISSF World Cup, at Karni Singh Shooting Ranges, in New Delhi, India, on Sunday, February 24, 2019.(Burhaan Kinu/HT PHOTO)
Indian shooter Saurabh Chaudhary won the gold in the final 10 meter Air Pistol, during ISSF World Cup, at Karni Singh Shooting Ranges, in New Delhi, India, on Sunday, February 24, 2019.(Burhaan Kinu/HT PHOTO)

India’s top shooter denied a chance at medals, points

By Ajai Masand | New Delhi
UPDATED ON APR 05, 2019 07:49 PM IST
The reason proferred by NRAI is that since Chaudhary, 17, has already sealed a 2020 Olympic quota berth, others must be given a chance. India can get two Olympic quota berths in the 10m air pistol.
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Indian shooter Heena Sidhu failed to qualify for the final of women's 10m air pistol(Burhaan Kinu/HT PHOTO)
Indian shooter Heena Sidhu failed to qualify for the final of women's 10m air pistol(Burhaan Kinu/HT PHOTO)

ISSF World Cup: Indian shooters lose big at home

By Navneet Singh | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON FEB 26, 2019 10:54 PM IST
World Cup hosts bag just one Tokyo Olympic Games quota out of available 12.
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Saurabh Chaudhary during the Shooting Men’s 10m Air Pistol Final at the Shooting Range, Tecnopolis Park.(REUTERS)
Saurabh Chaudhary during the Shooting Men’s 10m Air Pistol Final at the Shooting Range, Tecnopolis Park.(REUTERS)

Saurabh Chaudhary sweeps men’s air pistol national trials

By Press Trust of India | New Delhi
UPDATED ON DEC 30, 2018 09:21 PM IST
Saurabh had won the first trial in both events on Saturday as well and in one final shooting event way above the existing world record score.
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In this photo provided by the OIS/IOC, Manu Bhaker of India competes in the shooting 10m air pistol mixed international team quarter-final , during the Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires, Argentina.(AP)
In this photo provided by the OIS/IOC, Manu Bhaker of India competes in the shooting 10m air pistol mixed international team quarter-final , during the Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires, Argentina.(AP)

Manu Bhaker, Saurabh Chaudhary among 16 shooters named for TOPS support

By Press Trust of India | Chennai
UPDATED ON DEC 13, 2018 09:31 PM IST
Both Manu Bhaker (women’s 10m air pistol) and Saurabh Chaudhary (men’s 10m air pistol) had won gold medals at the recent Youth Olympics in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
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Tejaswini Sawant, women’s 50m rifle prone, won gold at the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games in Australia.(HT Photo)
Tejaswini Sawant, women’s 50m rifle prone, won gold at the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games in Australia.(HT Photo)

India’s top women shooters: Kolhapur born, Pune trained and now, aiming for Olympics

By Pranav Shahney | Hindustan Times, Pune
UPDATED ON OCT 17, 2018 02:35 PM IST
The achievements of Kolhapuri women shooters is inspiring Pune as well.
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File Picture of Manu Bhaker(PTI)
File Picture of Manu Bhaker(PTI)

ISSF World Championship: Mitharwal strikes gold; Manu Bhaker, Heena Sidhu fail to make final

By Press Trust of India | Changwon
UPDATED ON SEP 04, 2018 03:51 PM IST
The seasoned Jitu Rai, who won a silver medal in the 2014 edition of the tournament, endured disappointment as he finished 17th in the field with a below-par score of 552.
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Rahi Sarnobat won the gold medal in 25m Pistol at the Asian Games 2018 on Wednesday.(Twitter)
Rahi Sarnobat won the gold medal in 25m Pistol at the Asian Games 2018 on Wednesday.(Twitter)

Asian Games 2018: Rahi Sarnobat clinches India’s second gold in shooting

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON AUG 22, 2018 02:53 PM IST
Rahi Sarnobat won the 25m Pistol gold medal as India continued their brilliant run in shooting at the Asian Games 2018 on Wednesday. Manu Bhaker finished sixth.
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India's Manu Bhaker attends attend a practise session for the mixed team 10m air pistol ahead of the 2018 Asian Games in Palembang on August 18, 2018.(AFP)
India's Manu Bhaker attends attend a practise session for the mixed team 10m air pistol ahead of the 2018 Asian Games in Palembang on August 18, 2018.(AFP)

Asian Games 2018: Manu Bhaker, Anish Bhanwala carry Indian shooting’s hopes

By Ajai Masand | Hindustan Times, Palembang
PUBLISHED ON AUG 18, 2018 11:55 PM IST
This Asian Games could see the last of stalwarts like Manavjit Singh Sandhu, Sanjeev Rajput and many more. The time’s come to welcome the new line of shooters.
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Heena Sidhu will be medal contender for India in shooting at the Asian Games 2018.(Hindustan Times)
Heena Sidhu will be medal contender for India in shooting at the Asian Games 2018.(Hindustan Times)

Asian Games 2018: Heena Sidhu, Manu Bhaker lead title hopes for India in shooting

By Wasi Manazir | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON AUG 14, 2018 09:58 AM IST
India has won a total of 49 shooting medals at the Asian Games, including seven gold medals. In 2014, however, there was only one gold in a total of nine medals that the country won in the sport.
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Jitu Rai won gold medal in men's 10m air pistol shooting final during the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games.(AFP)
Jitu Rai won gold medal in men's 10m air pistol shooting final during the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games.(AFP)

Shooter Jitu Rai among seven dropped from TOP Scheme

By Press Trust of India | Press Trust of India, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUL 18, 2018 09:18 PM IST
Apart from Jitu Rai, the three other shooters dropped from the TOP Scheme are Yashaswini Deswal, Amanpreet Singh and Neeraj Kumar.
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Devanshi Rana and Saurabh Chaudhary piped compatriots Manu Bhaker and Anmol Jain in the five team final to clinch gold.(Getty Images)
Devanshi Rana and Saurabh Chaudhary piped compatriots Manu Bhaker and Anmol Jain in the five team final to clinch gold.(Getty Images)

India finish on top of medals tally at Junior Shooting World Cup

By Press Trust of India | Press Trust of India, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUN 28, 2018 09:15 PM IST
India’s gold medals came in the 10m air pistol mixed team, 25m standard pistol men junior individual and team and 25m standard pistol women junior individual and team events respectively.
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Indian shooters failed to win any medals at the ISSF Munich World Cup on Monday.(AFP)
Indian shooters failed to win any medals at the ISSF Munich World Cup on Monday.(AFP)

Indian shooters draw a blank in ISSF Munich World Cup

By Press Trust of India | Press Trust of India, New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAY 28, 2018 10:18 PM IST
The pair of Apurvi Chandela and Ravi Kumar finished 11th in the qualification standings while the second Indian pair of Mehuli Ghosh and Deepak Kumar finished 20th with a combined effort of 835 at the ISSF World Cup Rifle/Pistol stage.
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Heena Sidhu won the gold medal in women’s 10m air pistol at the International Shooting Competitions of Hannover on Monday.(PTI)
Heena Sidhu won the gold medal in women’s 10m air pistol at the International Shooting Competitions of Hannover on Monday.(PTI)

Heena Sidhu wins shooting gold, P Shri Nivetha settles for bronze in Hannover

By Press Trust of India | Press Trust of India, Hannover
UPDATED ON MAY 14, 2018 04:17 PM IST
Heena Sidhu fought off tough competition from Mathilde Lamolle to win the gold medal in women’s 10m air pistol at the International Shooting Competitions of Hannover
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Jitu Rai of India poses with his gold medal in the men's 10m Air Pistol final at the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast.(AP)
Jitu Rai of India poses with his gold medal in the men's 10m Air Pistol final at the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast.(AP)

Dropping shooting from Commonwealth Games will affect young shooters: Jitu Rai

By Press Trust of India | Press Trust of India, New Delhi
UPDATED ON APR 18, 2018 04:54 PM IST
2018 Commonwealth Games gold medalist Jitu Rai said that the absence of shooting in Birmingham can hinder the progress of young shooters
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Manu Bhaker and Anmol Jain won the air pistol mixed gold at the ISSF junior World Cup on Tuesday.(Twitter)
Manu Bhaker and Anmol Jain won the air pistol mixed gold at the ISSF junior World Cup on Tuesday.(Twitter)

Manu Bhaker, Anmol Jain win air pistol mixed gold in ISSF junior World Cup

By Press Trust of India | Press Trust of India, Sydney
UPDATED ON MAR 27, 2018 12:04 PM IST
The pair of Manu Bhaker and Anmol Jain won India’s seventh gold medal at the ISSF junior World Cup when they clinched the air pistol mixed gold on Tuesday.
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