Bad shot with golden gun, says Nana Patekar at shooting event

Nana Patekar Monday participated in a shooting championship here Monday, operating with Olympian Gagan Narang`s rifle, but scoring low.

Gagan Narang to be conferred Khel Ratna on Aug 29

Ace shooter Gagan Narang will be conferred theprestigious Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award by President Pratibha Patil on August 29 as the government officially announced the list of awardees on Thursday.

Narang wins third title to finish meet on golden n

Top marksman Gagan Narang signed off
from the Balewadi ranges here today by bagging his third gold
medal in the 50m rifle three position event in the Kumar
Surendra Singh Memorial Shooting Championships.

Narang wins 50m rifle prone title for second gold

Ace marksman Gagan Narang added the 50m rifle prone position gold to the one he won earlier in the 10m event.

Gagan bags gold in 10m air rifle event

Ace marksman Gagan Narang bagged gold in the 10m air rifle at the 11th Kumar Surendra Singh Memorial Shooting Championship in the Balewadi Ranges.

`Khel Ratna wipes off memories of last 2 years`

Gagan Narang talks about his preparations for the London Olympics.

Able to control my nerves better than most: Narang

Ace Indian rifleman Gagan Narang claims his mental toughness will be put to the "ultimate test" when he heads to London next year to realise his long-cherished dream of winning an Olympic medal.

More pressure for London medal after Khel Ratna

Gagan Narang admitted that the pressure of winning a medal in 2012 London Olympics could be greater after being named for the Rajiv Khel Ratna Award.

Khel Ratna wipes last 2 year memories: Narang

Gagan Narang who is all set to be conferred with the country`s highest sporting honour – the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna said that this helps wipe the memories of the last two years.

Shooter Gagan Narang recommended for Khel Ratna

In what could be great news to shooters and cricketers, the selection panel on Friday recommended Gagan Narang’s name for Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award 2011.

Record participation expected from Indian Shooters

Seven shooters have booked their ticket for the London Games and more are on course to be there.

Government has to take sports seriously, says Narang

Ace shooter Gagan Narang has called on the government to take sports seriously and provide the Indian athletes with all the necessary facilities.

Great to be the chosen one, to be in the league: Narang

Gagan Narang was as pleased as punch after being bestowed with the Padma Shree award and said the honour will spur him to achieve greater deeds in the upcoming tournaments.

Narang to launch shooting academy

With an aim to give the country a
few Olympic medal winners at 2016 Games, ace Indian shooter
Gagan Narang has joined hands with an NGO `Lakshya` to open a
shooting academy -- Gun for Glory -- in Pune.

Asiad the only low in an otherwise good year for shooters

Fortunes ebbed and flowed but Indian shooters, led by the mercurial Gagan Narang, experienced more highs than lows in a year that saw them clinch a record 30 medals in the Commonwealth Games in Delhi.

Narang will end year as Asia`s number one

Ace Indian marksman Gagan Narang will end the year as the number one Asian shooter, according to the latest rankings issued by Asian Shooting Confederation.

Gagan to carry India’s flag in Asian Games opening ceremony

Ace shooter Gagan Narang, who won four gold medals at last month’s Commonwealth Games, will be India’s flag-bearer at the opening ceremony of the 16th Asian Games in Guangzhou, China on November 12.

Praful Patel calls Gagan Narang a one-man army

Civil Aviation Minister Praful Patel today described shooting star Gagan Narang as a ‘one-man army’ and also promised promotion for Air India athletes, who won medals at the recently concluded Commonwealth Games.

No regrets over missing two medals: Gagan Narang

Ace shooter Gagan Narang, who won four gold medals at the Delhi Commonwealth Games (CWG), returned home to a warm welcome here Saturday and said he had no regrets over missing two more medals.

Bindra, Narang in India’s CWG shooting team

Olympic gold medallist Abhinav Bindra will spearhead the Indian shooting challenge in both the Commonwealth and Asian Games along with other top marksmen such as Gagan Narang and Manavjit Singh Sandhu.