Sanjeev Rajput

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
India's Sanjeev Rajput wins silver in ISSF World Cup

India's Sanjeev Rajput wins silver in ISSF World Cup

Rajput shot 456.9 to win the silver medal in the last World Cup before the Rio Olympic Games.

Jun 28, 2016, 16:05 PM IST
Sanjeev Rajput claims Rio Olympics berth in 50m three-position rifle category

Sanjeev Rajput claims Rio Olympics berth in 50m three-position rifle category

Rajput has become 12th Indian shooter to secure a quota place for the Rio Olympics.

Feb 03, 2016, 00:34 AM IST
ISSF World Cup: Chain Singh misses final qualification by a point

ISSF World Cup: Chain Singh misses final qualification by a point

Chain Singh missed out on a berth in the final of men's 50-metre rifle 3 position by only a point as the Indian shooting team finished its campaign at the ISSF World Cup (Rifle/Pistol) with one Olympic quota and two bronze medals, here on Wednesday.

Apr 15, 2015, 18:09 PM IST
Gagan Narang, Sanjeev Rajput survive elimination rounds at World Cup

Gagan Narang, Sanjeev Rajput survive elimination rounds at World Cup

Olympic bronze medallist Gagan Narang, Sanjeev Rajput and Chain Singh survived their respective elimination rounds to enter the qualification round for the finals of men's 50m rifle 3 position event at the ISSF World Cup (Rifle/Pistol) here today.

Apr 14, 2015, 19:08 PM IST
Abhinav Bindra defends air rifle national title, Vijay Kumar too wins

Abhinav Bindra defends air rifle national title, Vijay Kumar too wins

Olympic medallists Abhinav Bindra and Vijay Kumar clinched a gold medal each in 10-metre air rifle and 25-metre standard pistol events respectively at the 58th National Shooting Championship here today.

Dec 22, 2014, 20:29 PM IST
Chain Singh bags 50m 3-position rifle bronze; India miss out in team event

Chain Singh bags 50m 3-position rifle bronze; India miss out in team event

Chain Singh won a bronze medal in 50m Rifle 3 Positions Men's Finals, even as India narrowly missed out on a third-place finish in men's team event of the Asian Games here on Friday.

Sep 27, 2014, 09:51 AM IST
2014 Asian Games: Indian men's team bag bronze in 10m air rifle

2014 Asian Games: Indian men's team bag bronze in 10m air rifle

India won the bronze medal in the 10 metre air rifle men's team event of the 17th Asian Games at the Ongnyeon International Shooting Range here Tuesday.

Sep 23, 2014, 07:50 AM IST

CWG 2014, Day 6: Sushil Kumar-led wrestling team dominates in India`s best show

Two-time Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar spearheaded a sparkling show as Indian grapplers dominated the wrestling arena with three gold medals after the shooters ended their campaign on a rousing note with five more podium finishes on sixth day of competitions in the 20th Commonwealth Games here on Wednesday.

Jul 30, 2014, 08:38 AM IST

Glasgow Games: Indian shooters win 5 more medals on concluding day of event

Indian shooters continued to dominate the Barry Buddon Centre with the unassuming Sanjeev Rajput and Harpreet Singh clinching a silver medal each but there was heartbreak for Olympic silver winner Vijay Kumar in the 20th Commonwealth Games here today.

Jul 29, 2014, 23:18 PM IST

Abhinav Bindra takes gold, Vijay Kumar wins silver on final day

Ace shooter Abhinav Bindra shot 208.9 to win gold in the 10 meter air rifle event while Vijay Kumar had to be content with silver in the centre fire event on the concluding day of the 57th National Shooting championship, here on Tuesday.

Dec 24, 2013, 22:21 PM IST

Sodhi wins gold in double trap

Ace shooter Ronjan Sodhi won the double trap gold, while another top marksman Sanjeev Rajput bagged the yellow metal in the 50m rifle 3 position event in the 57th National Shooting Championship at Dr Karni Singh Range on Monday.

Dec 23, 2013, 23:04 PM IST

Bindra on 3rd in 10m Air Rifle in qualification round

2008 Olympic gold medallist Abhinav Bindra was running on third in the qualification round of the men`s 10 meter Air Rifle event at the 57th National Shooting Championship here Sunday.

Dec 22, 2013, 19:44 PM IST

Rajput misses out on qualification in Changwon

Shooter Sanjeev Rajput narrowly missed out on qualification for the finals of the men`s 50-metre rifle 3 position event after finishing 10th at the ISSF World Cup.

Apr 09, 2013, 14:24 PM IST

London Olympics 2012 Shooting: Gagan Narang, Sanjeev Rajput, Manavjit Sandhu crash out

Gagan Narang and Sanjeev Rajput have crashed out of the Men's 50m Rifle 3 Positions qualifying round. They failed to qualify for the finals.

Aug 06, 2012, 18:05 PM IST

Sanjeev Rajput: Profile 2012 London Olympics

Unlike his other shooting compatriots, Sanjeev Rajput may not be a famous name but like every member of the shooting team he is one of the medal hopefuls for the country.

Jul 17, 2012, 16:44 PM IST

Ghaley upsets Narang, Rajput for 50m rifle prone gold

Sushil Ghaley shocked Gagan Narang and Sanjeev Rajput to win the gold medal in the 50m rifle prone event at the 55th National Shooting Championship.

Nov 20, 2011, 19:20 PM IST

Shooter Rajput`s rifle broken while returning from World Cup

Top Indian shooter Sanjeev Rajput on Sunday found his rifle broken while flying back home after participating in the ISSF World Cup finals in Poland.

Sep 25, 2011, 22:41 PM IST

Sanjeev Rajput wins gold in Shooting WC

Shooter Sanjeev Rajput booked his berth for the 2012 London Olympics on Thursday by winning the gold medal in Shooting World Cup.

Apr 14, 2011, 13:53 PM IST

Sanjeev Rajput wins gold in Shooting WC

Shooter Sanjeev Rajput booked his berth for the 2012 London Olympics on Thursday by winning the gold medal in Shooting World Cup.

Apr 14, 2011, 13:53 PM IST