Gagan Narang

Asian Airgun Championships: India start with a bang, win five medals on opening day

Asian Airgun Championships: India start with a bang, win five medals on opening day

India also bagged three team silver medals in each of the three air rifle events.

Dec 08, 2017, 15:07 PM IST
Gagan Narang wins silver in Commonwealth Shooting Championships

Gagan Narang wins silver in Commonwealth Shooting Championships

Narang finished second in the men's 50m rifle prone event, with his compatriot Swapnil Suresh Kusale settling for bronze and Dane Sampson of Australia winning gold.

Nov 02, 2017, 12:29 PM IST
Day 4 of IISF World Cup to see Gagan Narang shooting for last time

Day 4 of IISF World Cup to see Gagan Narang shooting for last time

Both Gagan and compatriot Sanjeev Rajput sailed through their elimination rounds on day three and will shoot in the qualification round on Sunday.

Jun 11, 2017, 11:44 AM IST
Gagan Narang not in favor of mixed-gender events in shooting at Olympics

Gagan Narang not in favor of mixed-gender events in shooting at Olympics

Abhinav Bindra recommended mixed-gender team events for the Olympic Games

Feb 08, 2017, 16:08 PM IST
NRAI proposes setting up of panel to review Rio debacle

NRAI proposes setting up of panel to review Rio debacle

Indian shooters proved to be an epic failure in a disastrous Rio Olympic Games as the 12-member team, with the exception of Bindra, failed miserably to live up to the sky-high expectations.

Aug 24, 2016, 19:48 PM IST
Shooters Gagan Narang and Chain Singh fail to qualify in 50m rifle event at Rio Olympics 2016

Shooters Gagan Narang and Chain Singh fail to qualify in 50m rifle event at Rio Olympics 2016

Russian Sergey Kamenskiy set a new Olympic record to secure the top qualifying spot, with a score of 1184, including 67 inner 10s.

Aug 14, 2016, 20:40 PM IST
India at Rio Olympics 2016, Day 8: Preview — Focus on Sania-Bopanna pair as hunt for first medal continues

India at Rio Olympics 2016, Day 8: Preview — Focus on Sania-Bopanna pair as hunt for first medal continues

One more victory tonight, over US star Venus and her Indian-origin partner Rajeev in the semis will ensure India a silver medal while a defeat would give Sania and Bopanna a chance to fight for the bronze.

Aug 13, 2016, 13:15 PM IST
India at Rio Olympics 2016, Day 7 Recap: Vikas Krishan, Sania Mirza-Rohan Bopanna bring cheer on dismal day

India at Rio Olympics 2016, Day 7 Recap: Vikas Krishan, Sania Mirza-Rohan Bopanna bring cheer on dismal day

Sania and Bopanna entered the semi-finals of the mixed doubles tennis event by defeating Andy Murray and Heather Watson of Britain in straight sets.

Aug 13, 2016, 09:29 AM IST
Gagan Narang and Chain Singh fail to qualify for 50m Rifle Prone finals

Gagan Narang and Chain Singh fail to qualify for 50m Rifle Prone finals

It was particularly disappointing for Narang, who was placed as high as 4th at one stage.

Aug 12, 2016, 19:13 PM IST
Rio Olympics: How India performed on Day 3 of biggest sporting extravaganza

Rio Olympics: How India performed on Day 3 of biggest sporting extravaganza

India's dismal show at the Rio Olympics 2016 continued as the country is still waiting for its first medal after three days.

Aug 09, 2016, 09:58 AM IST
Rio Olympics 2016, Day 3: Abhinav Bindra misses bronze by whisker; India's wait for first medal continues

Rio Olympics 2016, Day 3: Abhinav Bindra misses bronze by whisker; India's wait for first medal continues

Germany scored late in 2-1 win over India, while Abhinav Bindra finished 4th in men's 10m air rifle event.

Aug 08, 2016, 14:11 PM IST
Rio Olympics 2016, Day 3: India's complete schedule; Abhinav Bindra, Gagan Narang in spotlight

Rio Olympics 2016, Day 3: India's complete schedule; Abhinav Bindra, Gagan Narang in spotlight

Abhinav Bindra and Gagan Narang are not new to the pressure of participating in the Olympics and expectations are high from these two veteran shooters to bag medals for India on Day 3 in Rio.

Aug 08, 2016, 10:18 AM IST

Gagan Narang

Like Abhinav Bindra, Rio 2016 is Gagan Narang's last Olympic Games. The 33-year-old bagged a bronze medal at London 2012 and is one India's brightest prospects this year.

Jul 27, 2016, 12:31 PM IST
Olympian predicts record medal haul from Indian shooters at 2016 Rio Games

Olympian predicts record medal haul from Indian shooters at 2016 Rio Games

A strong 12-member shooting squad will be representing India at Rio de Janeiro.

Jul 24, 2016, 20:44 PM IST
2016 Rio setback for India: Olympics shooter down in Lausanne

2016 Rio setback for India: Olympics shooter down in Lausanne

The Army shooter – who will represent India in 50m rifle prone and 50m rifle 3 position events at the Rio Games.

Jul 23, 2016, 19:37 PM IST
2016 Rio Olympics: Complete list of Indian athletes qualified for XXXI Olympiad so far

2016 Rio Olympics: Complete list of Indian athletes qualified for XXXI Olympiad so far

The Indian Olympic Association is going to send the nation's largest ever delegation.

Jul 11, 2016, 23:10 PM IST
Sanjeev Rajput wins silver in 50m Rifle 3 Positions

Sanjeev Rajput wins silver in 50m Rifle 3 Positions

The gold medal went to Petar Gorsa of Croatia who led from pillar to post in the finals, shooting a total of 457.5 to Rajput's 456.9.

Jun 28, 2016, 21:20 PM IST
Shooting World Cup: Gagan Narang, Abhinav Bindra Disappoint in Finals

Shooting World Cup: Gagan Narang, Abhinav Bindra Disappoint in Finals

Bindra eventually finished sixth in the event after having shot a solid 627.4 in qualifying to make the final in fourth position.

Jun 23, 2016, 18:25 PM IST
Indian shooting contingent lead by Abhinav Bindra hopeful of good performance in Munich World Cup

Indian shooting contingent lead by Abhinav Bindra hopeful of good performance in Munich World Cup

The Indian team comprises of 17 shooters and eight officials.

May 20, 2016, 16:22 PM IST
'Gold-finger' Chain Singh stars as India continues to lord at 12th South Asian Games

'Gold-finger' Chain Singh stars as India continues to lord at 12th South Asian Games

For the ninth successive day of competitions, India stood atop the medals table with 275 overall (160 gold, 88 silver and 21 bronze).

Feb 14, 2016, 23:20 PM IST