Abhinav Bindra

  • Abhinav Bindra claims third gold in Inter Shoot Tri series Shooting 09-02-2014 01:45 PM

    New Delhi: Ace Indian shooter Abhinav Bindra added another gold at the Inter Shoot Tri series Shooting and became the first individual to win three gold medals in the event being held at Hague, Netherlands. Beijing Olympics gold medallist Bindra was in roaring form as he clinched the yellow metal...
  • Abhinav Bindra wins two gold medals in Inter Shoot Tri series Shooting 07-02-2014 06:39 PM

    New Delhi: Beijing Olympics gold medalist shooter Abhinav Bindra clinched his second gold medal of the competition at the Inter Shoot Tri series Shooting being held at Hague, Netherlands. The 31-year-old Indian had won his first medal in this Tri series competition on Thursday with a qualification score was 613.7....
  • Chautala's statement doesn't deserve reaction: Bindra 07-09-2013 11:12 AM

    Delhi: Ace shooter Abhinav Bindra has refused to react to the personal attack launched against him by Indian Olympic Association President Abhey Singh Chautala, saying the remarks made by the suspended body's chief do not deserve a rebuttal. Taking a jibe at the Olympic gold-medallist's father, A S Bindra, who...
  • IOA chief launches personal attack on Olympic gold medallist Bindra 06-09-2013 05:06 PM

    It's a new low in the battle to clean up Indian sports as the Indian Olympic Association president Abhay Chautala, who is convicted in the Teachers Recruitment scam in Haryana, has launched a vicious personal attack on India's only individual Olympic gold medallist Abhinav Bindra, saying if Bindra has a...
  • Ethics cannot be compromised, says Bhupathi 05-09-2013 11:09 PM

    New Delhi: Tennis star Mahesh Bhupathi on Thursday threw his weight behind a campaign, seeking good governance in Indian sports, saying that ethics in sport and sports administration are "non-negotiable". Olympic gold medallist shooter Abhinav Bindra and other athletes launched an online campaign to free IOA of corruption. IOC wants...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 05-09-2013 10:30 PM

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  • Olympics: India faces ban? 05-09-2013 06:26 PM

    CNN-IBN's editor-in-chief, Rajdeep Sardesai speaks with Olympic gold medallist Abhinav Bindra and IOA vice-president Tarlochan Singh over the ongoing tussle between IOC and IOA. ...
  • Top shooter Abhinav Bindra demands clean IOA 04-09-2013 03:17 PM

    Mumbai: India's elite athletes have piled the pressure on the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) and demanded the removal of all tainted officials in order to overturn the country's Olympic ban. The IOA was suspended by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) last year for electing Lalit Bhanot, who served 11 months...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 27-08-2013 11:55 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Shooter Abhinav Bindra slams IOA flip-flop 27-08-2013 08:17 PM

    In an exclusive interview with CNN-IBN's Digvijay Singh Deo, Abhinav Bindra has hit out, saying the IOA's meaures were half-hearted and lacked conviction. ...
  • Happy to see IOC willing to clean up Indian sports: Bindra 17-08-2013 08:06 PM

    New Delhi: Ace shooter Abhinav Bindra on Saturday applauded IOC's decision to not change its stance on barring charge-sheeted persons from contesting Indian Olympic Association (IOA) elections, saying it was heartening to see the world body keen on cleaning up sports in the country. "As an athlete, I am extremely...
  • Mudgal Committee submits Draft Sports Bill to government 10-07-2013 07:07 PM

    New Delhi: Setting up of an Appellate Sports Tribunal and a Sports Election Commission and provisions to bar charge-sheeted persons from contesting elections are some of the salient features included in the Draft National Sports Development Bill 2013 which was presented to the government Wednesday. The Draft Bill, prepared by...
  • Bindra, Gopichand to share experiences with aspiring Olympians 08-07-2013 09:23 PM

    Bangalore: Olympic gold medallist Abhinav Bindra and former All England Badminton Champion Pullela Gopichand among others will share their experiences with aspiring Olympians at a first-of-its-kind athletes' conclave organised by GoSports Foundation here on July 17. The GoSports Foundation Athletes' Conclave is aimed at creating an interactive platform, providing a...
  • Back injury forces Abhinav Bindra to take a break 20-06-2013 11:37 AM

    Old back injury will force Olympic Gold medallist and India's ace shooter, Abhinav Bindra out of the game for sometime. ...
  • IOC worried about governance in Indian sports: Bindra 15-05-2013 06:18 PM

    New Delhi: Indian shooter Abhinav Bindra, part of the sports ministry delegation to Lausanne, Wednesday said the International Olympic Committee (IOC) was worried about the governance of Indian sports. Bindra has gone to the IOC headquarters in Lausanne with the ministry officials for getting India back into the Olympic fold....
  • I am positive that the ban will be over soon: Abhinav Bindra 15-05-2013 05:27 PM

    In an exclusive interview to CNN-IBN, Bindra said the ban hadn't been lifted yet as it could not happen in one meeting. ...
  • Abhinav Bindra's name recommended for Bharat Ratna 13-05-2013 06:27 PM

    New Delhi: The only Indian to win an individual gold medal in Olympics, shooter Abhinav Bindra, has been recommended for the Bharat Ratna - the country's highest civilian honour - by the National Rifle Association of India (NRAI). On August 11, 2008, the 30-year-old reserved marksman from Zirakpur, Punjab scripted...
  • Abhinav Bindra's autobiography to be adapted into movie 23-04-2013 03:19 PM

    New Delhi: Olympic gold medallist Abhinav Bindra's autobiography 'A Shot at History' will be adapted into a film with a US-based production house acquiring its movie rights. Amit Bolakani, a New York-trained actor, found the book entertaining while being insightful and along with his business partners decided to acquire the...
  • Indian shooters fail to impress in Changwon World Cup 04-04-2013 05:49 PM

    New Delhi: The Indian shooting team's campaign in the ISSF Changwon World Cup started on a sour note with all the shooters, including Olympic gold medallist Abhinav Bindra, failing to make a mark on the first day of the event in Changwon, Korea on Thursday. Competing in the men's 10-metre...
  • Snapshot: Army officers MS Dhoni, Abhinav Bindra 01-11-2011 06:29 PM

    Cricketer MS Dhoni and Olympic gold medalist shooter Abhinav Bindra were pipped in by the Army Chief Gen VK Singh. Dhoni and Bindra have been commissioned as Honorary Lt Colonel in the Territorial Army. Dhoni and Bindra have been bestowed the honour for their outstanding contribution in the field of...
  • No one knew me before Beijing: Abhinav Bindra 24-10-2011 01:36 PM

    New Delhi: Olympic gold medalist-turned-writer Abhinav Bindra, whose shots have rarely missed the bull's eye, says India does not have a long-range sports policy and culture that encourage children to take up sports as a vocation. Bindra, who launched his biography, "A Shot at History: My Obsessive Journey to Olympic...
  • CNN-IBN @ 5: Abhinav Bindra's Olympic gold 28-01-2011 09:29 AM

    Digvijay Singh Deo recounts the experience of covering Abhinav Bindra's gold medal win in 2008 Olympics. ...
  • Ace shooter Bindra surrenders his Mohali plot 29-09-2010 11:19 AM

    Chandigarh: Ace shooter and India's only gold medal winner in an individual event, Abhinav Bindra, on Wednesday surrendered his controversial Mohali Aerocity plot after claiming that he was unaware of the terms and conditions that forbid him from applying for a second plot. Bindra surrendered the plot after Mohali Urban...