Tuesday, February 19, 2019
Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympics Countdown

Approaching the World Cup same as all other tournaments: Elavenil Valarivan

19-year old Elavenil Valarivan is all set to make her senior debut at the upcoming ISSF Shooting World Cup in the nation's capital. And the silver medalist at the 2018 junior world championship in the 10m Air Rifle event...

Dr Karni Singh: The man who made all the difference in Indian Shooting

The consistent reason of pride for India has always safely rested in the arena of shooting and over the last few years, the country has produced some of the most prolific and promising shooting stars. With the coming of...

Road to the Olympics: Understanding the qualification process for Shooting (Part 3)

This is Part 3 of a four part series explaining the Olympic qualification for shooting in Tokyo 2020. Given the proximity to the ISSF Shooting World Cup in Delhi later this month where quota places for Tokyo 2020 will be...

Road to the Olympics: Shooting guidelines for Tokyo 2020 (Part 2)

This is Part 2 of a four part series explaining the Olympic qualification for shooting in Tokyo 2020. Given the proximity to the ISSF Shooting World Cup in Delhi later this month where quota places for Tokyo 2020 will...

Road to the Olympics: Shooting guidelines for Tokyo 2020 (Part 1)

This is Part 1 of a four part series explaining the Olympic qualification for shooting in Tokyo 2020. Given the proximity to the ISSF Shooting World Cup in Delhi later this month where quota places for Tokyo 2020 will...

Shooting: NRAI chief explains Jaspal Rana’s exclusion from preparatory camp

A report by Mail Today yesterday left the world of Indian sports shocked as it read about how the National Rifle Association of India (NRAI), the country's apex body for sport shooting, had decided to part ways with National...

Shooting: Jaspal Rana removed as National coach

An updated version of this story can be found here. With India gearing up to host the ISSF Shooting World Cup later this month, news now emerges that the Junior camp National coach Jaspal Rana has been dropped from the...

Shooting: Mehuli Ghosh misses out as ISSF World Cup team announced

The Indian capital is all set to host the ISSF Shooting World Cup in February, the first of four World Cups to be held throughout the year and also the first to offer quota places for qualification to the...

Year in Review: An exceptional year for Indian Shooting

Few other sports in India can match the achievements of shooting in 2018. In what turned out to be the most successful year for the Indian shooting contingent yet, India dominated the medal tally at Asian Games and Commonwealth...

India’s first Olympian sports minister’s successful battle to free sports from politics

2018, the first complete year India had an Olympian as sports minister, might be remembered in the future as the year some sporting superpower seeds were sown in our fertile land. Sure, there were giant-killing, history-scripting acts by our...