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How PM Narendra Modi, Abhinav Bindra reacted after Devendra Jhajharia won historic gold

How PM Narendra Modi, Abhinav Bindra reacted after Devendra Jhajharia won historic gold

PM Modi took to social micro-blogging site Twitter to congratulate Jhajharia.

 

Abhinav Bindra's Next target: Venture into business of Sports Science

Abhinav Bindra's Next target: Venture into business of Sports Science

After ruling the shooting range for more than a decade, Bindra, who will soon turn 34, hads set his sights on his new business venture.

Abhinav Bindra shares truth about Olympic champions, says India can't cut corners

Abhinav Bindra shares truth about Olympic champions, says India can't cut corners

The 33-year-old, however, feels that India's Rio campaign wasn't that bad, and an early medal could have changed the mood and also the overall result.

READ: Abhinav Bindra's KILLER reply to fan who tried to provoke him against Dipa Karmakar

READ: Abhinav Bindra's KILLER reply to fan who tried to provoke him against Dipa Karmakar

Among the few that made India proud included the likes of PV Sindhu, Sakshi Malik and Dipa Karmakar.

Abhinav Bindra to head NRAI review committee on Rio debacle

Abhinav Bindra to head NRAI review committee on Rio debacle

The committee is expected to hold its first meeting on the August 30 or 31.

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.

Rio Olympics highlights: Ten moments that defined the Games for Indian contingent

Rio 2016 has come and gone. The Games in Brazil had its good, bad, and ugly moments in abundance. While old hands Usain Bolt and Michael Phelps completed their indelible Olympic legacies, we also witnessed the birth of a future hall of famer in Simone Biles.

Rio Olympics 2016: Wrestling bronze medallist Sakshi Malik to be Indian flag bearer at Closing Ceremony

Rio Olympics 2016: Wrestling bronze medallist Sakshi Malik to be Indian flag bearer at Closing Ceremony

The announcement came after India's last medal hope Yogeshwar Dutt lost 0-3 to Ganzorig Mandakhnaran in the qualifying of the 65kg freestyle wrestling.

Abhinav Bindra, Sachin Tendulkar and Vishwanathan Anand hail PV Sindhu's brilliant effort

Abhinav Bindra, Sachin Tendulkar and Vishwanathan Anand hail PV Sindhu's brilliant effort

Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan was also ecstatic with the shuttler's performance.

READ: 'Lonely' Abhinav Bindra throws open doors of gold medal club to PV Sindhu

READ: 'Lonely' Abhinav Bindra throws open doors of gold medal club to PV Sindhu

Sindhu is in great form and has beaten two higher ranked opponents in the last two rounds.

Rio 2016: When Abhinav Bindra 'yorked' Sachin Tendulkar for getting facts wrong

Rio 2016: When Abhinav Bindra 'yorked' Sachin Tendulkar for getting facts wrong

Like most Indian sport fans, Tendulkar too lauded Srikanth for his gallant performance.

After shooting contingent's Rio failure, Abhinav Bindra asked to head NRAI independent inquiry

After shooting contingent's Rio failure, Abhinav Bindra asked to head NRAI independent inquiry

Despite 12 shooters representing India, it was the veteran Bindra who came the closest to winning a medal.

Abhinav Bindra pays ultimate compliment to Dipa Karmakar - Here's what the legend said...

Abhinav Bindra pays ultimate compliment to Dipa Karmakar - Here's what the legend said...

From Virender Sehwag and other prominent sports personalities to political bigwigs hailed her display.

Virat Kohli backs Indian Olympic contingent, calls criticism hurtful

Virat Kohli backs Indian Olympic contingent, calls criticism hurtful

Kohli said the Indian athletes work as hard as anyone in the world and they should be supported in their quest to be at the top.

PRICELESS! How Abhinav Bindra brutally trolled a clueless Indian sports fan

PRICELESS! How Abhinav Bindra brutally trolled a clueless Indian sports fan

Dismayed by the show, an Indian sports fans asked Bindra a rather interesting question on social micro-blogging site Twitter.

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.

Rio 2016: THIS incident could have deprived Abhinav Bindra of second Olympic medal – Details inside!

Rio 2016: THIS incident could have deprived Abhinav Bindra of second Olympic medal – Details inside!

At the Beijing 2008, there was another incident where his gun was tampered with, just before the final, but it did not matter to him as he clinched India’s first individual gold.

READ: Abhinav Bindra's dignified yet devastating response to Shobhaa De's insensitive remark

READ: Abhinav Bindra's dignified yet devastating response to Shobhaa De's insensitive remark

De termed Indian contingent's trio to Rio as a 'waste of money and opportunity'.

Olympics 2016: Abhinav Bindra takes finger off trigger after missing out on bronze medal

Olympics 2016: Abhinav Bindra takes finger off trigger after missing out on bronze medal

In what was his last show of illustrious career, 2008 Beijing Games gold medallist finishes fourth in 10m air rifle final, says he has ended his Olympic journey on a high.

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.