Manu Bhaker

Shooting World Cup: Yashaswini Deswal wins first gold for India, Manu Bhaker clinches silver

Yashaswini Deswal accumulated 238.8 points to lead in her category. Another Indian shooter Manu Bhaker won a silver medal with 236.7 points in International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup.

Mar 21, 2021, 12:59 PM IST

'If you save culprits, it will further damage reputation of Air India': Manu Bhaker

Meanwhile, Air India rebutted the Manu Bhaker's claims and in a tweet stated that the involved officials had only sought "valid documents as per rules of weapon carriage on-board". The airline also denied the pistol shooter's allegations of demanding a bribe.

Feb 20, 2021, 13:21 PM IST

National Sports Awards 2020: President Ram Nath Kovind virtually honours 65 athletes; Rohit Sharma, Ishant Sharma miss ceremony

For the first time in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, the National Sports Awards was conducted virtually on Saturday, with a total of 65 awardees attending this year's ceremony from various locations across the country.

Aug 29, 2020, 13:14 PM IST

Shooter Manu Bhaker urges citizens to stay at home amid coronavirus COVID-19 lockdown

Earlier, Bhaker had donated a sum of Rs 1 lakh to Haryana Chief Minister's Relief Fund as a part of her contribution towards the country's fight against the deadly coronavirus.

Apr 18, 2020, 16:09 PM IST

Coronavirus: Shooter Manu Bhaker donates Rs 1 lakh to Haryana Chief Minister's Relief Fund

Earlier, the BCCI had declared that they would contribute Rs 51 crores to the Prime Minister's Citizen Assistance and Relief in Emergency Situations Fund.

Mar 30, 2020, 12:47 PM IST

ISSF World Cup: Elavenil Valarivan, Divyansh Panwar win gold medals in 10m air rifle event

Elavenil Valarivan and Divyansh Singh Panwar added two gold medals to India's tally at the ongoing ISSF World Cup Final after clinching the top honours in their respective 10m Air Rifle event on Thursday.

Nov 21, 2019, 18:05 PM IST

ISSF World Cup: India's Manu Bhaker shoots gold with world record score

The 17-year-old achieved the feat by posting a score of 244.7 in the final of the women's 10m air pistol event of the tournament. 

Nov 21, 2019, 10:29 AM IST

It helps that Saurabh Chaudhary and I hardly connect: Manu Bhaker

According to Manu, the fact that the pair hardly interact actually helps them in their endeavours.

Sep 06, 2019, 18:01 PM IST

India finish with 5 gold medals at ISSF World Cup

Ace shooters Manu Bhaker and Saurabh Chaudhary defeated their Indian opponents Yashaswini Deswal and Abhishek Verma to claim the gold in 10m air pistol mixed team event. 

Sep 03, 2019, 13:39 PM IST

Maintaining scores is tougher than securing Olympic quota: Manu Bhaker

The 17-year-old recently secured India its seventh 2020 Olympic quota in shooting with a fourth-place finish in the women's 10m air pistol event of the ISSF World Cup in Munich.

Jun 07, 2019, 17:55 PM IST

ISSF World Cup: Manu Bhaker, Saurabh Chaudhary strike gold in 10m air pistol mixed team event

The Indian duo defeated the Ukraine pair of  Olena Kostevych and Oleh Omelchuk in the summit showdown of 10m air pistol mixed team event to take the top honours.

May 30, 2019, 20:13 PM IST

India top medal tally at Beijing Shooting World Cup

India topped the medals tally ahead of hosts China (2 gold, 2 silver, 1 bronze), who won five medals in total. 

Apr 28, 2019, 16:59 PM IST

ISSF World Cup 2019: Saurabh Chaudhary, Manu Bhaker clinch Gold in 10m Air pistol mixed team event

The duo emerged victorious against Jiang Ranxin and Pang Wei of China by a scoreline of 16-6, marking India's second gold at the prestigious event. 

Apr 25, 2019, 17:32 PM IST

Manu Bhaker, Saurabh Chaudhary triumph as India continue domination in Asian Airgun Championships

Manu won the women's 10m Air Pistol on day three of the competition while Saurabh bagged a team gold in the men's event.

Mar 29, 2019, 17:42 PM IST

Rishabh Pant, Bajrang Punia, Manu Bhaker, Rani Rampal win DSJA awards

The awards were presented by Indian Olympic Association and world hockey body (FIH) president Narinder Batra. 

Mar 28, 2019, 18:24 PM IST

Manu Bhaker and Saurabh Chaudhary win gold in 10 m Air pistol mixed team event at ISSF World Cup 2019

The Indian pair shot a total of 483.5 points to finish on top of the podium and end the tournament with a flourish after a few results that did not go their way over the last three days.

Feb 27, 2019, 16:42 PM IST

ISSF World Cup: Manu Bhaker, Heena Sidhu fail to make 10m Air Pistol final

Manu posted a score of 573 to make a 14th-place finish, while Heena finished at the lowly 25th spot after posting 571 points in the tournament. 

Feb 26, 2019, 15:46 PM IST

Indian Olympic Association chief backs Manu Bhakar; slams Haryana sports minister

Batra has slammed the manner in which the government had failed to fulfil it's commitments on a regular basis. He further backed Bhaker's decision to take to social media in order to tackle the situation.

Jan 05, 2019, 19:48 PM IST

Haryana sports minister hits back at Manu Bhakar for reminding him of promised Rs 2 crore reward

Vij's comments came after Bhaker took to her Twitter handle on Friday and reminded the Haryana sports minister of promised cash prize of Rs 2 crore, which he made after her Youth Olympic gold medal.

Jan 05, 2019, 12:54 PM IST

Manu Bhaker reminds Haryana sports minister of promised Rs 2 crore award

However, the government again revised its policy last December and brought the amount down to Rs 1 crore for gold, Rs 65 lakh for silver and Rs 40 lakh for the bronze medallists.

Jan 04, 2019, 18:56 PM IST