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ISSF Shotgun World Cup: Ankur Mittal wins double trap gold in Acapulco

ISSF Shotgun World Cup: Ankur Mittal wins double trap gold in Acapulco

Ankur Mittal ended with 75 points out of possible 80 in the six-man final to win India's first medal in the competition while his Australian rival James Willet managed 73.

ISSF World Cup: Indo-US pair claims bronze as hosts end campaign with five medals

ISSF World Cup: Indo-US pair claims bronze as hosts end campaign with five medals

Today's event was the most unique in the sense that a shooter from a country paired up with an athlete from another for the first time in the sport's history at world level.

ISSF World Cup: Jitu Rai wins gold, Amanpreet Singh bags silver in 50m air pistol event

ISSF World Cup: Jitu Rai wins gold, Amanpreet Singh bags silver in 50m air pistol event

Jitu Rai won his third medal of the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup as he won a gold medal in the final of 50m air pistol event.

ISSF World Cup: Ace Indian shooter Jitu Rai wins bronze medal in 10m air pistol event

ISSF World Cup: Ace Indian shooter Jitu Rai wins bronze medal in 10m air pistol event

Earlier, Heena Sidhu and Jitu Rai clinched the gold medal in the 10m Air Pistol mixed team event at the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup.

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.

Teenager Shapath Bharadwaj breaks age barrier, storms into men's shooting senior national team

Teenager Shapath Bharadwaj breaks age barrier, storms into men's shooting senior national team

Shapath will now represent India in the World Cups at Delhi, Mexico, and Cyprus.

Chief pistol coach of India Syed Wajid Ali passes away from severe heart attack in Pune

Chief pistol coach of India Syed Wajid Ali passes away from severe heart attack in Pune

He suffered a severe heart attack in the shooting range and was immediately rushed to the nearby hospital, where he was declared dead.

2016 Rio Olympics my best one, says Abhinav Bindra

2016 Rio Olympics my best one, says Abhinav Bindra

Out of a 119-strong contingent, India got only a silver in badminton and a bronze medal in wrestling while Dipa Karmakar was outstanding in women`s gymnastics.

Indian shooters continue medal winning spree at Junior World Cup

Indian shooters continue medal winning spree at Junior World Cup

India's only gold medal of the day came in the junior women's 10m Air Pistol event.

Sushil Kumar recommended for Padma Bhushan, coach Yashvir Singh for Padma Shri

Sushil Kumar recommended for Padma Bhushan, coach Yashvir Singh for Padma Shri

Pankaj Advani's name also features in the list forwarded for the Padma Bhushan. 

READ: Abhinav Bindra's KILLER reply to fan who tried to provoke him against Dipa Karmakar

READ: Abhinav Bindra's KILLER reply to fan who tried to provoke him against Dipa Karmakar

Among the few that made India proud included the likes of PV Sindhu, Sakshi Malik and Dipa Karmakar.

Rio 2016: When Abhinav Bindra 'yorked' Sachin Tendulkar for getting facts wrong

Rio 2016: When Abhinav Bindra 'yorked' Sachin Tendulkar for getting facts wrong

Like most Indian sport fans, Tendulkar too lauded Srikanth for his gallant performance.

After shooting contingent's Rio failure, Abhinav Bindra asked to head NRAI independent inquiry

After shooting contingent's Rio failure, Abhinav Bindra asked to head NRAI independent inquiry

Despite 12 shooters representing India, it was the veteran Bindra who came the closest to winning a medal.

PRICELESS! How Abhinav Bindra brutally trolled a clueless Indian sports fan

PRICELESS! How Abhinav Bindra brutally trolled a clueless Indian sports fan

Dismayed by the show, an Indian sports fans asked Bindra a rather interesting question on social micro-blogging site Twitter.

Jitu Rai on Olympics exit: I let my country down, I have no excuses to make

Jitu Rai on Olympics exit: I let my country down, I have no excuses to make

Raninder Singh on Wednesday termed shooter Jitu Rai`s elimination from the ongoing Rio Olympics as "shocking".
 

Ace shooter Jitu Rai crashes out of Rio Olympics, belies expectations

Ace shooter Jitu Rai crashes out of Rio Olympics, belies expectations

Defending champions Jin Jongoh of Korea topped the qualification with 567.

READ: Abhinav Bindra's dignified yet devastating response to Shobhaa De's insensitive remark

READ: Abhinav Bindra's dignified yet devastating response to Shobhaa De's insensitive remark

De termed Indian contingent's trio to Rio as a 'waste of money and opportunity'.

Abhinav Bindra – India's 'Golden Boy' bids farewell after missing bronze by whisker in Rio Olympics 2016

Abhinav Bindra – India's 'Golden Boy' bids farewell after missing bronze by whisker in Rio Olympics 2016

Bindra, who was also the country’s flagbearer in the opening ceremony, had made it clear much ahead of the even that Rio Olympics would be his last appearance at a shooting event.

Rio Olympics 2016, Day 1: As it happened...

Rio Olympics 2016, Day 1: As it happened...

Shooters continue to disappoint with Jitu Rai shockingly finishing 8th in the men's 10m air pistol event.

Apurvi Chandela: Quiet girl makes all right noises

Apurvi Chandela: Quiet girl makes all right noises

Apurvi doesn’t like predicting about her chances at the mega event.