Heena Sidhu

Heena Sidhu bags shooting gold, P Shri Nivetha bronze in Hannover

Heena Sidhu bags shooting gold, P Shri Nivetha bronze in Hannover

Indian shooter Heena Sidhu clinched the gold medal, while compatriot P Shri Nivetha settled for bronze in the women's 10m air pistol at the International Shooting Competitions of Hannover (ISCH) ahead of next week's ISSF Munich World Cup.

May 14, 2018, 16:03 PM IST
I have to work on my consistency, says shooter Heena Sidhu

I have to work on my consistency, says shooter Heena Sidhu

Boosted by her gold and silver medal-winning performances at the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games, pistol ace Heena Sidhu is confident of doing well in the upcoming ISSF World Cup in Munich but said she needs to work on her consistency.

May 07, 2018, 18:38 PM IST
Commonwealth Games 2018: India's medal winners on Day 6

Commonwealth Games 2018: India's medal winners on Day 6

India won two medals thanks to Heena Sidhu and Sachin Chaudhary on day six of the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast on Tuesday.

Apr 10, 2018, 18:10 PM IST
CWG 2018: Para Powerlifter Sachin Chaudhary does India proud with sixth bronze

CWG 2018: Para Powerlifter Sachin Chaudhary does India proud with sixth bronze

Para Powerlifter Sachin Chaudhary won India's sixth bronze medal at the 2018 Commonwealth Games on Tuesday. 

Apr 10, 2018, 17:19 PM IST
Commonwealth Games 2018, Gold Coast: Shooter Heena Sidhu wins Gold for India in women's 25m Pistol

Commonwealth Games 2018, Gold Coast: Shooter Heena Sidhu wins Gold for India in women's 25m Pistol

Shooter Heena Sidhu notched up a CWG record of 38 points in the final to take the title in style. 

Apr 10, 2018, 12:00 PM IST
CWG 2018: 16-year-old Manu Bhaker 'very, very happy' after winning gold for India in 10m air pistol

CWG 2018: 16-year-old Manu Bhaker 'very, very happy' after winning gold for India in 10m air pistol

Immediately after letting her pistol do all the talking one more time, Manu Bhaker spoke little but enough to express her pleasure at winning the 10m air pistol gold at the Commonwealth Games with such consummate ease. The seasoned Heena Sidhu staged a remarkable comeback to bag silver at the Belmont Shooting Centre.

Apr 08, 2018, 12:34 PM IST
CWG 2018: Manu Bhaker wins Gold, Heena Sidhu bags Silver for India in women's 10-m air pistol

CWG 2018: Manu Bhaker wins Gold, Heena Sidhu bags Silver for India in women's 10-m air pistol

The Indian shooters made the country proud on Day 4 of the Commonwealth Games by winning the Gold and Silver for India. Manu Bhaker brought the 6th Gold home while Heena Sidhu bagged Silver in women's 10-m air pistol.

Apr 08, 2018, 08:06 AM IST
India at CWG: CWG a stepping stone, my target is World Championship, says  Heena Sidhu

India at CWG: CWG a stepping stone, my target is World Championship, says Heena Sidhu

The 52nd World Championships will be held from August 31 to September 15 in Changwon, Korea.

Mar 26, 2018, 15:46 PM IST
Jasprit Bumrah one of four sportspersons to make it to 'Forbes India 30 Under 30'

Jasprit Bumrah one of four sportspersons to make it to 'Forbes India 30 Under 30'

The project is aimed at identifying exciting and promising people in the country under the age of 30.

Feb 05, 2018, 14:29 PM IST
India name 27-member shooting squad for 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games

India name 27-member shooting squad for 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games

Top Indian shooters Jitu Rai, Gagan Narang and Apurvi Chandela were on Tuesday named in the country's 27-member squad for the coming Commonwealth Games to be held in Gold Coast, Australia.

Jan 30, 2018, 17:32 PM IST
Jitu Rai, Heena Sindhu win medals at Asian Championships

Jitu Rai, Heena Sindhu win medals at Asian Championships

Jitu won an individual bronze in the men's 10m Air Pistol, which also helped the Indian team comprising Shahzar Rizvi and Omkar Singh besides Jitu, to bag the Team gold in the event.

Dec 10, 2017, 18:40 PM IST
Asian Kabaddi Championships: Male coach wears hijab to enter women's arena in Iran

Asian Kabaddi Championships: Male coach wears hijab to enter women's arena in Iran

Photographs of the coach attending the match wearing a hijab made their way to social media.

Nov 29, 2017, 19:48 PM IST
Playing national anthem is mark of respect: Mary Kom

Playing national anthem is mark of respect: Mary Kom

The apex court had in November 2016 ordered the playing of the national anthem on cinema screens and displaying of the national flag mandatory before the beginning of any movie.

Nov 26, 2017, 10:14 AM IST
Heena Sidhu slams those who don't stand up for the National Anthem

Heena Sidhu slams those who don't stand up for the National Anthem

Recently, an FIR was lodged against two students from Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday after they allegedly did not stand up for the national anthem.

Nov 25, 2017, 15:49 PM IST
Heena Sidhu wins gold at Commonwealth Shooting Championships

Heena Sidhu wins gold at Commonwealth Shooting Championships

Heena Sidhu's rich vein of form continued at the Commonwealth Shooting Championships in Australia as she won gold in the women's 10m Air Pistol event on Tuesday. 

Oct 31, 2017, 11:53 AM IST
ISSF World Cup: Amanpreet Singh wins bronze in Men's 50m pistol finals

ISSF World Cup: Amanpreet Singh wins bronze in Men's 50m pistol finals

Amanpreet, who participated in 21 World Cups, tasted his first success at the ISSF World Cup 2017 in March 2017.

Oct 27, 2017, 14:58 PM IST
Jitu Rai, Heena Sidhu win mixed team gold at ISSF Shooting World Cup Final

Jitu Rai, Heena Sidhu win mixed team gold at ISSF Shooting World Cup Final

The Indian duo clinched the 10m Air Pistol Mixed Team event gold at the Dr Karni Singh Shooting Range in Delhi on Tuesday, the opening day of the competition.

Oct 24, 2017, 11:37 AM IST
Ace shooter Heena Sidhu slams chief pistol coach Pavel Smirnov

Ace shooter Heena Sidhu slams chief pistol coach Pavel Smirnov

Heena works with her coach and husband Raunak Pandit.

Jun 15, 2017, 20:06 PM IST
ISSF World Cup: Ankur Mittal bags men's double trap silver, Heena Sidhu-Jitu Rai clinch gold in mixed event

ISSF World Cup: Ankur Mittal bags men's double trap silver, Heena Sidhu-Jitu Rai clinch gold in mixed event

The Indian duo Heena-Jitu won the first-ever medal in the discipline by beating Japan in the finals at the Karni Singh Shooting Range.

Feb 27, 2017, 17:09 PM IST
ISSF World Cup: Heena Sidhu, Jitu Rai win gold in 10m Air Pistol event

ISSF World Cup: Heena Sidhu, Jitu Rai win gold in 10m Air Pistol event

As the mixed team events are Test-only event, there will be no official World Cup medals and no official scores added to the shooters` accolades.

Feb 27, 2017, 15:30 PM IST

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