Indian shooters eye more Olympic quotas in Gabala
Indian shooters eye more Olympic quotas in Gabala

 India's rifle, pistol as well as shotgun shooters will have another opportunity to add to the country's five Olympic quota places as they gear up to compete at the ISSF World Championships in Gabala, Azerbaijan, where 34 berths for the Rio Games will be up for grabs.

India's junior shooters return with nine medals
India's junior shooters return with nine medals

A 24-member strong Indian junior shooting squad returned with a rich haul of two gold, five silver and two bronze medals from the prestigious 25th Meeting of the Shooting Hopes competition in Plzen, Czech Republic.

Top Indian shooters barred from boarding aircraft at Bangkok
Top Indian shooters barred from boarding aircraft at Bangkok

In a strange incident, ace Indian shooters Heena Sidhu and Anjali Bhagwat were barred from boarding the Jet Airways flight from Bangkok to Mumbai for carrying weapons with "incomplete documents".

Heena Sidhu, Ronak Pandit offer hands-on expertise to Punjab shooters
Heena Sidhu, Ronak Pandit offer hands-on expertise to Punjab shooters

India's ace international shooter couple Heena Sidhu and Ronak Pandit on Tuesday offered their expertise for the budding shooters of home state Punjab if the players were provided good shooting range facility in the region.

Heena Sidhu hails Abhinav Bindra's elevation in ISSF
Heena Sidhu hails Abhinav Bindra's elevation in ISSF

 India's ace pistol shooter and bronze medal winner at the Incheon Asian Games Heena Sidhu on Tuesday said Abhinav Bindra's recent elevation to the ISSF athlete's committee would be an effective grievance redressal.

Asiad 2014: Rower Dushyant Chauhan gets bronze, shooters draw blank on day 5
Asiad 2014: Rower Dushyant Chauhan gets bronze, shooters draw blank on day 5

Rower Dushyant Chauhan was the lone bright spot after the shooters drew a blank as India managed just one bronze medal to slip to the 14th position in overall standings on the fifth day of competitions in the 17th Asian Games here on Wednesday.

Asian Games: Shooters fire a blank on fifth day
Asian Games: Shooters fire a blank on fifth day

After scooping six medals, including a gold won by Jitu Rai, on the first four days of the Asian Games, Indian shooters drew a blank on the fifth day of the competitions at the Ongnyeon pistol and rifle range here Wednesday.

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.

Shooters, shuttlers win a bronze each on Day 2 of 2014 Asiad
Shooters, shuttlers win a bronze each on Day 2 of 2014 Asiad

Indian shooters were on target for the second successive day as they delivered a bronze in the men's 10m air pistol team event, while shuttlers bagged another medal of same hue in the women's team competition in the 17th Asian Games here on Sunday.

Incheon Asian Games: India's trap shooters disappoint in men's event
Incheon Asian Games: India's trap shooters disappoint in men's event

The Indian men's trio of Mansher Singh, Manavjit Singh Sandhu and Kynan Chenai finished sixth in the team trap shooting event at the 17th Asian Games here today.

Asian Games: Indian men's team win bronze in 10m air pistol
Asian Games: Indian men's team win bronze in 10m air pistol

The Indian men's team comprising Jitu Rai, Samresh Jung and Prakash Nanjappa, won the bronze in the men's 10 metre air pistol event in the 17th Asian Games at the Ongnyeon International Shooting Range here on Sunday.

President congratulates Indian medallists at Incheon Asian Games
President congratulates Indian medallists at Incheon Asian Games

President Pranab Mukherjee Saturday congratulated Indian shooters Jitu Rai and Shweta Chaudhry for winning medals at the Asian Games.

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.

Rathore`s son bags bronze, Manavjeet leads rich medal haul

Olympic silver-medallist Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore`s teenaged son Manavaditya clinched a bronze as Indian shooters dished out an impressive performance by winning seven medals, including two gold, at the ongoing third Asian Shotgun Championship in Almaty, Kazakhstan.

Szucsak appointed India`s rifle coach for third time

Veteran rifle coach Laszlo Szucsak was Wednesday appointed by the for a third National Rifle Association of India stint with the Indian shooters.

Karmakar to get special promotion for Olympic performance

Indian shooter Joydeep Karmakar will be accorded a special promotion by South Eastern Railway (SER) for his splendid performance in the London Olympic Games where he missed the bronze by a whisker after finishing fourth in the final of 50m Rifle Prone event.

Olympics 2012 Shooting : India pins hopes on shooters Abhinav, Gagan

Expectations are surging once again as India`s golden boy Abhinav Bindra, along with compatriot Gagan Narang, will take the range at the Royal Artillery Barracks Monday to defend the men`s 10metre air rifle gold

London 2012: The golden generation of Indian shooters

Speculation can often be a futile exercise but Indian shooters` success stories in recent years have ensured that they head into the London Olympics with bright hopes of adding on to Abhinav Bindra`s historic gold-medal feat in Beijing four summers ago.

Indian shooters asked to leave hotel in London

Indian shooters, who were in London for a test event ahead of the Olympics, were asked to leave their hotel rooms one day early.

Shooters continue to impress, nine in Olympics already

The success story that started at the turn of the millennium continued for Indian shooting in the year 2011 as well with nine marksmen making the cut for the London Olympics.