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India's Gurpreet Singh settles for silver at Asian Wrestling Championships

Gurpreet had to be satisfied with a second spot finish after being handed a 0-8 defeat by Hyeonwoo Kim of Korea in the final. 

Apr 27, 2019, 18:39 PM IST

PSEB class 10 result 2018 rank list declared on; here's what topper Gurpreet Singh has to say

Gurpreet Singh, who has topped the Punjab School Education Board (PSEB) Class 10 Matric results 2018, has secured 98 percent marks in the exams. 

May 09, 2018, 09:47 AM IST

Post ISL victory, Chennaiyin coach John Gregory takes exception to Gurpreet Singh's comments

Chennaiyin defeated Bengaluru 3-2 in the summit clash to clinch the title of the fourth edition of ISL at the Kanteerava Stadium here last night. Just after the match ended, Bengaluru and India number one goalkeeper Gurpreet said "we are the champions because we won the league stage."

Mar 18, 2018, 15:52 PM IST

Punjab police arrest two more with links to terror module

Two .32 bore pistols, four magazines and cartridges have been recovered from their possession.

Jun 21, 2017, 20:57 PM IST

Bhagwant Mann hits back at Gurpreet Ghuggi for questioning his selection as Punjab AAP chief

Bhagwant Mann on Wednesday hit back at Gurpreet Singh Waraich 'Ghuggi' for questioning the process of appointment of the former as the chief of the AAP's Punjab unit asking him whether the procedure was right when he was made the party's state convener.

May 10, 2017, 22:29 PM IST

Indian shooters detained at Delhi's IGI airport for over 12 hours; Abhinav Bindra slams officials, national federation

As a result of the delay, several shooters missed their connecting flights to different cities.

May 10, 2017, 09:21 AM IST

India at Rio Olympics 2016, Day 7 Recap: Vikas Krishan, Sania Mirza-Rohan Bopanna bring cheer on dismal day

Sania and Bopanna entered the semi-finals of the mixed doubles tennis event by defeating Andy Murray and Heather Watson of Britain in straight sets.

Aug 13, 2016, 09:29 AM IST

Rio 2016: India's schedule for today - All eyes on Jitu Rai, Gurpreet Singh

Women's 10m air rifle will see  Ayonika Paul and Apurvi Chandela in action.

Aug 06, 2016, 09:12 AM IST

Indian shooting contingent lead by Abhinav Bindra hopeful of good performance in Munich World Cup

The Indian team comprises of 17 shooters and eight officials.

May 20, 2016, 16:22 PM IST

India's Olympic farce: After Vinesh Phogat, another overweight wrestler disqualified

Gurpreet weighed 500gm more than what was stipulated to be eligible for the Greco-Roman 75kg category competition.

May 06, 2016, 18:42 PM IST

India on top of medal standings on Day 6 of Asian Shooting Championship

India jumped on top of overall medal standings at 13th Asian Shooting Championship with six more medals.

Nov 08, 2015, 22:36 PM IST

8th Asian Air Gun Championship: Gurpreet Singh, Jitu Rai win medals as Iranian surprises field

 It was double delight for India as Gurpreet Singh and Jitu Rai clinched the silver and bronze respectively in men's 10m air pistol event at the 8th Asian Air Gun Championship here today.

Sep 29, 2015, 20:46 PM IST

India start on disappointing note at Wrestling Worlds

India did not have an ideal start to their campaign at the World Championship as all three wrestlers competing on day one of the tournament failed to progress beyond the pre-quarterfinal stage in the Greco-Roman event here.

Sep 08, 2015, 16:09 PM IST

Chain Singh becomes seventh Indian shooter to book 2016 Rio quota place

Chain Singh on Friday became the seventh Indian shooter to book a quota place for the 2016 Rio Olympics. He finished seventh in qualification of the 50m Rifle 3 Position event at the ISSF World Cup in Gabala, Azarbezan.

Aug 14, 2015, 16:52 PM IST

Gurpreet Singh finishes fifth in rapid fire pistol final

 Gurpreet Singh, who has already secured a Rio Olympics quota for India, on Wednesday displayed great form to reach the finals of men's 25m rapid fire pistol event at the ISSF World Cup in first place with a combined score of 586 over two stages of qualification in Gabala, Azerbaijan.

Aug 12, 2015, 18:17 PM IST

Gurpreet Singh gets quota place for Rio Olympics

Gurpreet Singh secured India a fifth quota place in shooting for the Rio Olympics by finishing fourth in the Men's 10m Air Pistol final at the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) Shooting World Cup in Munich on Sunday.

May 31, 2015, 18:25 PM IST

Shooter Gurpreet Singh finishes fourth, misses Olympic quota

 Armyman Gurpreet Singh on Saturday missed sealing India's fifth 2016 Rio Olympics quota place by the narrowest of margins when he finished fourth in the Men's 25-metre Rapid Fire Pistol event at the World Cup (Rifle/Pistol) here.

May 30, 2015, 22:36 PM IST

Gagan Narang, Sanjeev Rajput survive elimination rounds at World Cup

Olympic bronze medallist Gagan Narang, Sanjeev Rajput and Chain Singh survived their respective elimination rounds to enter the qualification round for the finals of men's 50m rifle 3 position event at the ISSF World Cup (Rifle/Pistol) here today.

Apr 14, 2015, 19:08 PM IST

Indian American researcher gets $500,000 Science Foundation award

Gurpreet Singh, an Indian American assistant professor of mechanical and nuclear engineering at Kansas State University, has received a $500,000 National Science Foundation Career award for his research on nanosheets.

Feb 12, 2015, 12:00 PM IST

National Games: Another golden double for Vijay Kumar, Sandeep Sejwal ends with four gold medals

Ace pistol shooter Vijay Kumar notched up a golden double for the second time to end his campaign with a rich haul of five gold medals, while Asian Games bronze-winning swimmer Sandeep Sejwal signed off with four yellow metals on day seven of the 35th National Games here in the southern Indian city on Saturday.

Feb 07, 2015, 20:25 PM IST