Jitu Rai says he feels 'shameful' about asking for promotion
Jitu Rai says he feels 'shameful' about asking for promotion

 'Pistol King' Jitu Rai, who is employed with the Indian army, says he feels "shameful" about asking for promotion in his rank after winning gold in Commonwealth and Asian Games.

Working on my loopholes, medals not on mind right now: Lajja Gauswami

Her plan to make a camouflaged entry into her native state Gujarat was put to rest when a crowd flocked in hordes to greet Lajja Gauswami at the airport and the Commonwealth Games medallist, in hindsight, is only "happy" about the "positive" developments around shooting.

In-form shooter Jitu Rai eyes podium finish in Commonwealth Games

Transiting from anonymous to well-known, shooter Jitu Rai is "very hopeful" of a podium finish in the upcoming Commonwealth Games, the confidence emanating from the historic back-to-back medals, including a gold, he had shot in the ISSF World Cup recently.

Ayonika bags bronze at ISSF World Cup

India`s Aynonika Paul clinched her maiden international medal as a senior shooter by settling for a bronze in the 10m air rifle event of the ISSF World Cup in Maribor, Slovenia.

Heena wins silver in Fort Benning, breaks new ground

World number two air pistol shooter Heena Sidhu continued her impressive form as she clinched a silver medal at the ISSF World Cup in Fort Benning, USA, the feat taking her closer to the numero uno spot in her event.

Lajja Gauswami to lead Guj in Surendra Singh memorial tourney

Gujarat shooter Lajja Gauswami, who recently won silver medal at ISSF World Cup in Spain, will lead a 19-member state team to participate in the 13th Kumar Surendra Singh Memorial Shooting Championship.

Heena Sidhu finishes eighth in Munich

Olympian Heena Sidhu produced a creditable performance but that was not good enough to help the Indian win a medal in the Women`s 10-meter Air Pistol event at the ISSF World Cup.

Indian shooting coach denied US visa to accompany team

India`s pistol shooters competing in the ISSF World Cup in Fort Benning, USA will be without the services of coach Sayed Wajid Ali as he has been denied visa to travel for the May 4-13 tournament.

Rs 1 crore award for shooter Rahi Sarnobat

The Maharashtra government on Thursday announced cash award of Rs 1 crore to markswoman Rahi Sarnobat, who became the first pistol shooter from India to win a gold medal in the ISSF (International Shooting Sport Federation) World Cup, held in South Korea.

Rajput misses out on qualification in Changwon

Shooter Sanjeev Rajput narrowly missed out on qualification for the finals of the men`s 50-metre rifle 3 position event after finishing 10th at the ISSF World Cup.

No medal for Vijay in ISSF World Cup

London Olympic silver medallist Vijay Kumar could not live up to the billing as he failed to qualify for the finals of the 25-metre rapid fire pistol event at the ISSF World Cup.

Shooter Prakash wins bronze in World Cup

India`s Prakash Nanjappa won the bronze medal in the Men`s 10 metre Air Pistol event at the ISSF World Cup on Saturday.

Rahi Sarnobat clinches gold in ISSF World Cup

Rahi Sarnobat scripted history on Friday by becoming the first Indian pistol shooter to clinch a gold medal in the ISSF World Cup when she pipped local hope Kyeongae Kim 8-6 in the final of the 25m sports pistol event in Changwon, Korea.

India's Ronjan Sodhi wins a silver at ISSF World Cup finals

Leaving behind the London Olympics disappointment, India`s ace double trap shooter Ronjan Sodhi on Monday won a silver medal at the ISSF World Cup in Slovania.

Abhinav Bindra qualifies for London Olympics

Olympic gold medallist Abhinav Bindra qualified for the 2012 London Olympics with a win in the ISSF World Cup held in Munich on Saturday.

Abhinav Bindra qualifies for London Olympics

Olympic gold medallist Abhinav Bindra qualified for the 2012 London Olympics with a win in the ISSF World Cup held in Munich on Saturday.

Omkar Singh finishes seventh in shooting world cup final

Commonwealth Games gold medalist Omkar Singh finished seventh after he aggregated 681.5 (581+100.5) in men`s 10-metre air pistol event at the ISSF World Cup final in Munich, Germany on Wednesday

Omkar Singh finishes seventh in shooting world cup final

Commonwealth Games gold medalist Omkar Singh finished seventh after he aggregated 681.5 (581+100.5) in men`s 10-metre air pistol event at the ISSF World Cup final in Munich, Germany on Wednesday

CWG silver medallist Lajja finishes 11th in shooting World Cup

Commonwealth Games silver medallist Lajja Gauswami finished 11th after she aggregated 573 in women`s 50-metre rifle 3 position event at the ISSF World Cup final in Munich, Germany on Wednesday .

CWG silver medallist Lajja finishes 11th in shooting World Cup

Commonwealth Games silver medallist Lajja Gauswami finished 11th after she aggregated 573 in women`s 50-metre rifle 3 position event at the ISSF World Cup final in Munich, Germany on Wednesday .