Indian shooting has gone beyond iconic names: NRAI chief
Indian shooting has gone beyond iconic names: NRAI chief

Awarded the rare 'Diploma of Honour' by the International Shooting Sport Federation, NRAI president Raninder Singh says shooting in India has gone beyond iconic names, giving him hopes of achieving a top-five finish in the discipline at the 2016 Rio Olympics.

Vijay, Narang bright spots in quiet year for shooters

The Olympic year had long been seen as the one that would provide Indian shooting its watershed moment but barring the success of Vijay Kumar and Gagan Narang at the London Games, 2012 almost bordered on being termed a downer.

Vijay Kumar finishes 8th in World Cup shooting

Olympic silver medallist Vijay Kumar finished eighth in the men`s 25-metre rapid fire pistol event at the shooting World Cup final in Bangkok Friday.

Dramatic changes in shooting finals from 2013

Post the Olympic Games, finals of shooting events will undergo a sea change with a lot of summit clashes resembling the duel witnessed when Indian army marksman Vijay Kumar dramatically clinched the silver medal in 25m Rapid Fire Pistol event in London.