Shooting

ISSF WC: India win gold in men's skeet team event, women take silver

The Indian team defeated Qatar 6-2 in the final to bring a gold medal for the country.

Mar 22, 2021, 19:43 PM IST

Indian shooter tests positive for coronavirus, goes into isolation

Indian shooter Divyansh Singh Panwar has gone into home isolation after being tested positive for the deadly coronavirus that continues to threaten the world.

Nov 26, 2020, 13:11 PM IST

Miscreants open fire outside Shalimar Bagh restaurant in Delhi

Unidentified miscreants opened fire outside a restaurant in Shalimar area of the national capital on Monday (August 24) evening. The incident was captured on the CCTV. 

Aug 25, 2020, 17:08 PM IST

On this day in 2008: Abhinav Bindra won India's first individual Olympic gold

Bindra started his Olympic journey in Sydney in 2000 and had qualified in three Olympic finals.

Aug 11, 2020, 17:21 PM IST

Olympic shooter Bobana Momcilovic Velickovic dies aged 31

Velickovic participated in the Olympic Games twice, in London in 2012 and in Rio de Janeiro in 2016, where she won seventh place.

Jun 22, 2020, 17:54 PM IST

Olympic postponement won't hold back hungry new generation: Gagan Narang

Recipient of Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award and Olympic medallist, Gagan Narang in an exclusive interview with WION's Sports Editor, Digvijay Singh Deo, spoke on a lot of things ranging from the life in lockdown, postponement of Tokyo Olympics, financial struggles of sporting organisations, the impact of lack of live action on young shooters, his future goals and more.

May 15, 2020, 11:00 AM IST

'Young team needs to be guided in right direction' - Suma Shirur opens up on preparations during lockdown, Tokyo Olympics, and more

Former Olympian shooter and current high-performance coach with the Indian junior rifle team, Suma Shirur, in an exclusive interview with WION's Sports Editor, Digvijay Singh Deo, opened up on the challenges of training under lockdown, how players will regain rhythm post-COVID-19 pandemic, the idea of announcing shooting team for Olympics 15 months before the Games, the proposal of quarantine camps, and much more...

Apr 24, 2020, 13:36 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

Shooter Anjum Moudgil opens up on Olympics postponement, life in lockdown, love for painting and much more

Ace Indian shooter Anjum Moudgil, in an exclusive interview with WION’s Sports Editor, Digvijay Singh Deo, opened up about a lot of things ranging from IOC's decision to postpone the Games, unable to train outdoors due to lockdown, shooting training at home, painting and much more.

Apr 06, 2020, 13:49 PM IST

First Panamerican Shooting Championship postponed due to coronavirus

The first Panamerican Shooting Championship was slated to be held from May 8 to May 17 in Lima, Peru.

Mar 28, 2020, 15:44 PM IST

European shooting Olympic qualifier cancelled: ISSF

The European Shotgun Championship and European Rifle/Pistol Qualification Championship for the 2020 Olympics have been cancelled, the International Shooting Sport Federation said on Friday.

Mar 27, 2020, 18:17 PM IST

List of sports events postponed amid COVID-19 outbreak globally

According to Microsoft Bing Novel Coronavirus cases, there were around 2,00,071 positive cases of coronavirus in the world by Wednesday (March 18, 2020) afternoon. Whereas around 8,009 people have died due to the COVID-19.

 

Mar 18, 2020, 15:54 PM IST

Shooter Apurvi Chandela strikes gold in 10m air rifle event at Meyton Cup

Chandela shot a score of 251.4 to take the top medal in the event.

Jan 21, 2020, 18:18 PM IST

Gunman attacks Russian security service HQ in Moscow, kills employee

A gunman opened fire on the headquarters of Russia`s FSB security service in central Moscow on Thursday evening in a rare shooting incident that the FSB said had left at least one of its employees dead.

Dec 19, 2019, 23:58 PM IST

Six dead, including a cop and 2 suspects, in hours-long shootout in New Jersey

The two suspects killed acted alone, Jersey City Police Chief Michael Kelly told a news conference hours later in the state's second-largest city, which sits directly across the Hudson River from Manhattan. The two gunmen and three civilian victims were pronounced dead inside the JC Kosher Supermarket. The slain police detective was fatally wounded near a cemetery about a mile away where the shooting apparently started when he tried to intercept one of the suspects.

Dec 11, 2019, 06:38 AM IST

South Asian Games 2019: India takes medal tally to 132

The contingent managed to win eight medals in athletics to take their tally to 132.

Dec 06, 2019, 15:48 PM IST

Three injured in shooting at US military base in Hawaii

In a social media post, the US military base said that the JBPHH security forces have responded to a reported shooting at the Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard.

Dec 05, 2019, 07:37 AM 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

Three dead in shooting at Walmart in Oklahoma: United States police

Three people were shot at an Oklahoma Walmart on Monday, a spokeswoman for the Duncan Police Department said.

Nov 18, 2019, 22:25 PM IST