Golden count goes down but Indian shooters dominate at 2014 Commonwealth Games

The gold medals were hard to come by this time but Indian shooters were nonetheless mostly on target as they reaped a rich harvest of 17 medals in the Commonwealth Games with the surprising exception of Olympic silver-medallist Vijay Kumar and the seasoned Heena Sidhu.

Golden count goes down but Indian shooters dominate Commonwealth Games

The gold medals were hard to come by this time but Indian shooters were nonetheless mostly on target as they reaped a rich harvest of 17 medals in the Commonwealth Games with the surprising exception of Olympic silver-medallist Vijay Kumar and the seasoned Heena Sidhu.

India`s former shooting coach passes away

Former shooting coach Tibor Gonczol, who is credited with mentoring some of the India top shooters, passed away in Australia. He was 80.

Qureshi donates money to Jaspal Rana`s shooting institute

Uttarakhand Governor Aziz Qureshi on Wednesday gave Rs 51,000 from the Governor`s Discretionary Fund to the Jaspal Rana Institute of Shooting and Sports at Paundha.

NRAI meets new coaches, plans for future

With an eye on the future, the National Rifle Association of India (NRAI) today held an "internal" meeting with its six newly appointed coaches who were given a copy each of the federation`s master plan.

London 2012: Low-profile build-up like Vijay`s is way to go, feels Jaspal Rana

Renowned pistol shooter Jaspal Rana praised army subedar Vijay Kumar for clinching an Olympic silver medal, but felt the over-hyped build-up to Abhinav Bindra and Ronjan Sodhi`s participation in the London Games could have affected their focus and led to their failure